Policy status:In Force
Date Effective:2012
Policy Type:Policy Support>Strategic planning
Policy Target:Multiple RE Sources>All
Policy Sector:Electricity, Framework Policy, Heating and Cooling, Transport
Size of Plant Targeted:Small and Large
Agency:The Ministry of Energy
Legal References:Resolution on the Approval of the National Energy Independence Strategy of 26 June 2012 No. XI-2133

The purpose of the National Energy Independence Strategy is to define the main objectives of the Lithuanian state in the energy sector and to set national targets for the implementation of strategic initiatives until 2020, as well as to lay down guidelines for the development of Lithuania’s energy sector until 2030 and until 2050.

The main goal of this Strategy is to ensure Lithuania’s energy independence before the year 2020 by strengthening Lithuanian’s energy security and competitiveness. Lithuania’s energy independence will ensure an opportunity to freely choose the type of energy resources and the sources of their supply (including local production) so that they best meet the state’s energy security needs and Lithuanian consumers’ interests to procure energy resources at the most favourable prices.

This record supersedes:National Energy Strategy

year effective: 2012 (June 26th)

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