Central/Eastern Europe

A. Kubilius: “would you like to have a power plant built by Lukashenko and Rosatom barely 30 km away from the European Parliament building?”

Last week, when the EP members expressed their concern regarding the started operation of the Astravets Nuclear Power Plant and demanded that it did not commence any commercial activity until all EU safety recommendations are […]

Vytautas Landsbergis
Energy

Landsbergis criticises Latvia: betraying Lithuania is a pit the Latvians will never escape

Professor Vytautas Landsbergis is critical of the Baltic States’ agreement on Astravyets Nuclear Power Plant. What the Latvian foreign minister describes as a compromise, the first head of state of restored Lithuania describes as a […]

Wind mill and the Lithuanian flag
Energy

Wind energy – 82% Lithuanian’s in favour of it

Renewable energy ideas in Lithuania are steadily expanding. A recent public survey shows that 8 out of 10 people in the country are in favour of the further development of wind energy. The implementation of […]

Energy

Year in Lithuania started with 30% increase of the production of electricity

Although the electricity production in the Baltic States grew by one third in January, the electricity prices in Lithuania, Latvia and Estonia also increased and reached the threshold of 55 euros per megawatt hour. […]