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Certification of origin

The certificates of origin for electricity that is produced from the renewable energy sources (RES GUARANTEE OF ORIGIN)
 
In accordance to the Legal Act No.  XI-1375 of 12 May 2011 of the Lithuanian Government, a guarantee of origin shall be issued to one Megawatt hour of electricity. Not more than one guarantee of origin may be issued for each unit of energy produced from the renewable sources.The guarantee of origin must be used within 12 months from the moment of production of the corresponding unit of energy. The unused guarantee of origin shall expire within the specified period.
 
The guarantee of origin is issued, with a view to providing proof to final consumers about the share of renewable energy as supplied by the energy supplier, or the amount of electricity produced from renewable energy sources and supplied to electricity grids and heat produced from renewable energy sources and supplied to the heat supply system.
 
The certificates of origin of the electricity generated in high-efficiency co-generation process (EFFICIENT CO-GENERATION GUARANTEE OF ORIGIN)
 
Issued in accordance to the Resolution No. 1-216 of 5 November 2012 of the Minister of Energy.
 
 
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