The PGNiG Group received its first cargo of liquefied natural gas to be delivered to the LNG terminal in Klaipėda.
The Lithuanian-Polish gas pipeline GIPL, which became operational in May, ended the energy isolation of the Baltic States and Finland, integrating the countries into the EU’s single gas network.
The construction of the 508 km length pipeline which connects Polish and Lithuanian transmission systems is coming to an end.
Minister of Energy of the Republic of Lithuania Dainius Kreivys met with Poland’s Minister of Climate and Environment Anna Moskwa and Deputy State Assets Minister Maciej Małecki in Vilnius.
Lithuania has completely abandoned Russian gas: Lithuania’s gas transmission system has been operating without Russian gas imports since the beginning of this month.
Lithuanian LNG terminal operator Klaipedos Nafta said its small-scale facility in the port of Klaipeda has loaded a record number of trucks last year.
The construction of the GIPL international gas pipeline connecting Lithuania and Poland that has started in January 2020 was completed.