Structure and contacts

Žygimantas Vaičiūnas


Contacts of Ministry

Gedimino av. 38, LT-01104 Vilnius, Lithuania
Phone: +370 5 203 4696
Fax: +370 5 203 4692


2020 06 23
Government reaches a decision on the Baltic Sea territory where wind turbines will be constructed

The Government made the decisions necessary for offshore wind development – a wind farm with a capacity of up to 700 MW is planned to be constructed by 2030 in a Baltic Sea territory nearly 30 kilometres from the shore. Offshore wind, which is one of the most efficient and promising energy sources, will make it possible to...

2020 06 15
The threat of the Astravets NPP – on the agenda for the meeting of EU energy ministers

Minister of Energy Žygimantas Vaičiūnas raised the issue of the threat of the Astravets Nuclear Power Plant (Astravets NPP) in a video conference of European Union (EU) energy ministers.

2020 06 02
Two solar farms in Visaginas

One 10 MW solar farm project will be implemented by Visaginas City Municipality. Another 10 MW solar farm will be built by the Ignalina Nuclear Power Plant in an effort to reduce electricity costs and contribute to sustainable energy development in Lithuania.

2020 05 27
Funding application for synchronisation submitted to the European Commission; project work not stopping, even during lockdown

Today, the transmission system operators of four countries – Lithuania, Latvia, Estonia and Poland – submitted a funding application for a total of EUR 1.2 billion to finance the project for synchronisation of the Baltic States with the Continental European Network. Lithuania’s share...