Vilnius
CORPORATE

Is Vilnius a smart city?

Rapid urbanization is posing new challenges to quality of life in big cities across the globe, including in Lithuania. Even a relatively small city like Vilnius is facing problems like traffic jams and air pollution – and using smart technologies to tackle them. […]

Environment Minister Kęstutis Trečiokas
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Lithuanian politicians will ‘do whatever they can get away with’ – political scientist

Many Lithuanian politicians have no moral standards at all and will do whatever they think they can get away with, with many operating in a Brezhnev way of doing things, according to political scientist Liutauras Gudžinskas who was speaking on Žinių Radijas. […]

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Economy

Lithuanian companies invest more in environment protection

Statistics Lithuania has released its annual publication Natural Resources and Environmental Protection for 2014. […]

Economy

Lithuania starts Volkswagen probe

The Lithuanian Environment Ministry has started a probe to find out how many Volkswagen cars equipped with software designed to cheat emissions tests there are in the country and what sanctions could be imposed on the German carmaker. […]

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Energy

Lithuania among EU leaders in lowest greenhouse gas emissions

Annual greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions in Lithuania amount to 4-5 tons per capita and are among the lowest in the European Union (EU), the European Environment Agency (EEA) said in a report The European Environment – State and Outlook 2015. […]