Lithuania’s Energy Policy

Author
Kinga Raś
Content Type
Special Report
Institution
The Polish Institute of International Affairs
Abstract
Lithuania wants to become independent from Russia and increase the self-sufficiency and the competitiveness of its energy sector. The basis for its transformation and modernisation will be, inter alia, renewable energy sources, of which the role in the energy balance is increasing in line with EU requirements. At the same time, Lithuania intends to introduce innovations that will increase energy efficiency. These activities may stimulate stronger cooperation with Poland, which Lithuania perceives as one of its most important partners.
Topic
Energy Policy, Science and Technology, European Union, Trade, Modernization
Political Geography
Russia, Poland, Lithuania