PM Algridas Butkevičius

Official launch of LitPol Link and NordBalt marks new era of Lithuanian energy

Lithuanian leaders and their counterparts from the Baltic states and Poland are on Monday officially inaugurating the interconnections LitPol Link and NordBalt, lauded as key projects to usher the country into the new era of energy independence. […]


Electricity consumers in western Lithuania to test NordBalt link

In late November, 24,000 Lithuanian consumers will receive electricity from Sweden for the first time. During a half an hour special test when the Lithuanian electricity system operator Litgrid is planning to verify the NordBalt black-start feature, the residents in Klaipėda and Šilutė districts will be provided with electricity from a single source – the Lithuanian and Swedish interconnector NordBalt, Litgrid reports. […]

Daivis Virbickas

Litgrid CEO: LitPol Link to increase the competitiveness of the region

Common Lithuanian-Polish energy sector projects will benefit not only the two countries, but the entire region by contributing to better security of supply and deeper integration of energy markets. Such vision is shared by Litgrid CEO Daivis Virbickas in Krynica Economic Forum. […]

NordBalt kabelį tiesiantis laivas

Sweden and Russia to discuss NordBalt cable next week

Sweden and Russia will discuss the hindrances for the laying of the NordBalt cable next week. Sweden’s Foreign Ministry told BNS that the Lithuanian project should proceed without any obstacles. […]

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Electricity cheaper throughout Baltic Sea region in March

In March the electricity price was the lowest since the Nord Pool Spot have been launched in Lithuania in 2012. The average electricity price in the Lithuanian bidding area was 32 EUR/MWh. The demand of electricity fell by 8 percent due to warmer weather and lengthening daylight. Compared to March last year, the price decreased by 23 percent in the Lithuanian market, the Lithuanian electricity transmission system operator Litgrid reports. […]

Nordbalt jungties kabelis

Last section of NordBalt submarine cable manufactured

The remaining section of the NordBalt submarine cable has been manufactured in Karlskrona, Sweden, Litgrid informs. […]