NATO Energy Security Center – 10 years
On 8th June 2022 the NATO Energy Security Center of Excellence (NATO ENSEC COE) celebrated the 10th establishment Anniversary.
In this event participated the Vice-minister Žilvinas Tomkus from Ministry of Defence, the Vice-minister Egidijus Meilūnas from Ministry of Foreign Affairs, ambassadors, military attaches, Chief of Lithuanian Military Academy, Steering Committee members and NATO ENSEC COE personnel with the family members.
The NATO ENSEC COE was established on 10th of July and accredited on 12th of October, 2012. Currently it operates as a widely recognized international military organization with the aim of providing qualified and appropriate experts advices on questions related to operational energy security.
The mission of the NATO ENSEC COE is to assist Strategic Commands, other NATO bodies, nations, partners, and other civil and military entities by supporting NATO’s capability development process, mission effectiveness, and interoperability in the near, mid and long terms by providing comprehensive and timely subject matter expertise on all aspects of energy security. The mission includes cost effective solutions to support military requirements, energy efficiency in the operational field, and interaction with academia and industry.