The Topaz Installer cable laying vessel has finished her work. In just a year and two months, with short interruptions, she laid 400 kilometres of NordBalt cable onto the bottom of the Baltic Sea. 90 percent of the link construction works have already been completed, reports energy company Litgrid.
"We are successfully pursuing our main goal - to be connected to the Northern Europe where the largest European power market operates by 1 January 2016. Lithuania imports about two thirds of the consumed electricity, so the opportunity to purchase more electricity from Scandinavia, which is rich