Kaunas hydropower plant battery

Lietuvos Energijos Gamyba initiates a unique pilot project in the Baltics – a battery energy storage system in the Kaunas hydropower plant

Lithuanian state-owned enterprise Lietuvos Energijos Gamyba, a part of Lietuvos Energija Group, has started preparations for 1 megawatt energy storage system installation in Kaunas Algirdas Brazauskas hydropower plant. Operating in synergy with the plant, the new storage system would become the first and the biggest innovation of this kind in the Baltic States, a press release from the group states. […]

Agnia Grigas

Energy expert Grigas: Germany displaying hypocrisy with Nord Stream 2

German participation in the Nord Stream 2 project is a display of its hypocrisy: Germany wishes to be the leader of the EU, uphold a principled positon on Ukraine and Russia, but at the same […]

Foreign affairs

Lithuanian president to discuss energy, EU-US trade in Brussels

Lithuanian President Dalia Grybauskaitė will meet in Brussels on Thursday with Latvian, Estonian, Polish and European Commission leaders to discuss the Baltic countries’ plans to disconnect their power grids from the Soviet-era BRELL ring and synchronize them with Western Europe. […]

LitPol Link

Lithuania, Poland to “shortly” sign deal on network synchronization, Latvia procrastinates (Updated)

Lithuania’s Prime Minister Saulius Skvernelis says he has secured firm Polish support to synchronization of electricity grid with Western Europe via the existing power link, however, the remaining two Baltic states are still doubtful about the possibility. […]