Lithuanian President stressed importance of the power grid with Sweden
As the Rresident’s press office informed the President met the Minister of Economy on the 21 of August. The Head of State discussed with the Minister of Economy another process of high importance which should not be delayed – the energy project on building the electricity bridge between Lithuania and Sweden. The feasibility study which should have been finalized by the end of August has been delayed and there are questions voiced regarding the benefit of the future electricity bridge.
President is convinced that Lithuania needs power connection with Sweden taking into consideration plans to build a modern Ignalina nuclear power plant. The Lithuanian President hopes that the feasibility study will be finished in time and the implementation of the project will not be delayed.