NATO ENERGY SECURITY Center of Excellence

NATO ENSEC COE was visited by the group of German officers

On 13th of October a group of young German officers who study public relations at Bundeswehr Information Work Center visited the NATO Energy Security Centre of Excellence (NATO ENSEC COE). The delegation was welcomed by the Centre’s director Colonel Darius Užkuraitis.

At the start of the meeting COL Darius Užkuraitis introduced the NATO ENSEC COE structure, mission and priorities. Later, Heads of Divisions presented major products and activities on Education, Training and Exercise; Doctrine and Concept Development; Strategic Analysis and Research and Lessons Learned. Representatives of the COE also answered questions, discussions took place.

This visit of German officers to NATO ENSEC COE was part of their international tour through different NATO institutions.


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.