NATO Energy Security Centre of Excellence was visited by the NATO Military Representatives delegation
On 13th of October the NATO Military Representatives delegation has visited the NATO Energy Security Centre of Excellence (NATO ENSEC COE). The delegation was welcomed by the Centre’s director colonel Darius Užkuraitis.
During the meeting colonel Darius Užkuraitis presented the NATO ENSEC COE structure, mission, roles and priorities.
The Subject Matter Expert from Research and lessons learned division Vytautas Butrimas made an introduction about the Energy security.
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.