Posts tagged as Baltic power grids

EU has been cautious recognizing internal challenges – Vejonis

Tuesday, September 18, 2018

As the technical scenario for the synchronization of the Baltic power grids with that of continental European system received the green light in Brussels on Friday, now this project important for the Baltic states’ security needs agreement on its funding. Latvian experts, however, have told BNS Lithuania the project is unlikely to face any major political risks to its continuity. Energy expert Juris Ozolins says one of the potential risks…

Lithuania is breaking away from Russia’s power grid

Friday, June 29, 2018

President Dalia Grybauskaitė together with the Prime Ministers of Latvia, Estonia and Poland and the Commission President Jean-Claud Juncker signed a political agreement on the synchronization of Baltic power grids with continental Europe. The agreement will allow to immediately launch synchronization works, ensuring the region’s energy independence from the BRELL circuit managed by Russia. It is the result of Lithuania’s nine-year long efforts. Lithuania has secured strong support from Poland…