Published: 2018-09-28 15:12:55 CEST
Ignitis grupė
Notification on material event

Preliminary financial data of Lietuvos Energija for 8 months of 2018

Lietuvos Energija, UAB, (hereinafter – the Company) identification code 301844044, registered office placed at Žvejų str. 14, Vilnius, Republic of Lithuania. The total nominal value of issued bonds 600 000 000 EUR; ISIN codes XS1646530565; XS1853999313.

Preliminary financial data of Lietuvos Energija for 8 months of 2018:

 August
 20182017Change
RevenueEUR 102.6 millionEUR 83.3 million23.2 %
Adjusted EBITDA*EUR 12.4 millionEUR 15.0 million-17.3 %
    
 January - August
 20182017Change
RevenueEUR 812.3 millionEUR 694.7 million 16.9 %
Adjusted EBITDA*EUR 155.8 millionEUR 150.6 million  3.5 %

In January-July 2018, Lietuvos Energija generated revenue of EUR 812.3 million, which is 16.9% more compared to a respective period of 2017 (EUR 694.7 million). The Group's revenue has grown due to the price change in the gas and electricity markets and higher demand for electricity and gas, with lower average air temperature compared to the same period last year.

The adjusted EBITDA indicator of the Group was equal to EUR 155.8 million, i.e. 3.5% more compared to a respective period of 2017 (EUR 150.6 million). The growth of the indicator was driven by a better result from the distribution of electricity and gas due to more efficient operation and increased investment in renewal and modernization of distribution networks.

*The Company’s preliminary (2018) and actual (2017) result of adjusted EBITDA is presented after the adjustments made by the management by eliminating the impact of one-off factors. These adjustments are intended to disclose the results of the Company’s operating activity without taking into consideration atypical, one-off factors or factors that have no direct relation with the current period of operations. All adjustments made by the management are disclosed in the Company’s interim and annual reports.

More information: Head of Corporate Communications of Lietuvos Energija, Laura Šebekienė, +370 633 99940, laura.sebekiene@le.lt