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Meeting of the Economics, Energy and Innovation Committee and the Natural Resources and Environment Committee of the Baltic Assembly

On 9 February 2018 in Vilnius (Lithuania), meeting of the Economics, Energy and Innovation Committee and the Natural Resources and Environment Committee of the Baltic Assembly was held.

During the meeting, members of the  Economics, Energy and Innovation Committee and the Natural Resources and Environment Committee of the Baltic Assembly jointly with governmental representatives of the Baltic States, representatives of the European Commission and parliamentarians from Benelux countries and GUAM Parliamentary Assembly discussed the following issues: firstly, energy package of the European Commission “Clean Energy for all Europeans”, relations with the third countries; secondly, electricity generation adequacy in the Baltic States; thirdly, renewable energy and joint Baltic projects, support schemes for renewables.

Members of the Committees of the Baltic Assembly discussed governmental reports about implementation of the recommendations of the 36th Session of the Baltic Assembly in regard to the synchronisation of the Baltic electricity networks with the European Networks, regional gas and electricity market, Astravyets nuclear power plant and Nord Stream 2.

 

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Photos by the Seimas Office (author Olga Posaškova)