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Bulgargaz Head Cancels Moscow Visit

The Bulgarian state owned Bulgargaz CEO, Dimitar Gogov, has canceled his visit to Moscow as it is certain that the danger of a new gas crisis has been avoided.

Business » Energy | June 8, 2009, Monday // 14:35 | Viewed: 1370

Ukraine Pays Dues to Russia, Gas Crisis Avoided

A new gas crisis in Europe has been avoided as the Ukraine has paid for the natural gas it received from Russia in May 2009.

Business » Energy | June 6, 2009, Saturday // 07:20 | Viewed: 1763

Bulgargaz Head Leaves for Moscow over Potential New Gas Crisis

The CEO of Bulgaria's gas monopoly Bulgargaz, Dimitar Gogov, is leaving for the Russian capital Moscow Monday for talks with Gazprom over a potential new natural gas crisis.

Business » Energy | June 5, 2009, Friday // 20:08 | Viewed: 1523

Gazprom Extends Ukraine’s Natural Gas Payment Deadline

The Russian energy giant Gazprom has extended the deadline for the payment for the natural gas that the Ukraine received in May 2009.

Business » Energy | June 5, 2009, Friday // 19:58 | Viewed: 1521

Nabucco Gas Pipeline Agreement to be Signed in Weeks

The intergovernmental agreement on the Nabucco gas pipeline project might be signed in the coming weeks.

Business » Energy | June 5, 2009, Friday // 17:18 | Viewed: 2111

Ukraine Emits Currency to Pay for Russia Gas

The Ukrainian President, Viktor Yushchenko, has decided to order the emission of hrivnias (the Ukrainian national currency) for nearly USD 500 M to pay for the Russian gas.

Business » Energy | June 5, 2009, Friday // 16:17 | Viewed: 1223

Russia Could Cut Bulgaria Gas Supply on EP Election Day

Bulgaria Energy Minister, Petar Dimitrov, has received notice from the Russian Ambassador to Bulgaria regarding a possible gas cut-off as early as June 7 - EP election day.

Business » Energy | June 5, 2009, Friday // 09:11 | Viewed: 2027

Ukraine Seeks Loans to Pay for Russian Gas

The Ukrainian government is negotiating with Russian banks for loans in order to pay for the Russian natural gas the country received in May 2009.

Business » Energy | June 4, 2009, Thursday // 20:37 | Viewed: 1562

Bulgaria Has Gas for Months Ahead in Case of Crisis

Bulgaria is completely prepared and has gas supplies for months ahead in case a new gas crisis happens.

Business » Energy | June 4, 2009, Thursday // 13:17 | Viewed: 1142

Electricity Prices Go up for Most Bulgarian Small and Medium Firms

Small and medium-sized companies from Northeast and Southeast Bulgaria are going to have to pay higher electricity prices starting July 1, 2009.

Business » Energy | June 2, 2009, Tuesday // 20:39 | Viewed: 1669

Serbia to Invest EUR 9 B in Energy Sector

Bulgaria's neighbor to the west, Serbia, is starting a new program providing for EUR 9 B of investments in its energy sector.

Business » Energy | June 1, 2009, Monday // 16:53 | Viewed: 2941

Russian Energy Projects in Bulgaria Driven by Geopolitics Not Profit

Рўhe three planned large-scale Russian energy projects in Bulgaria are unlikely to be affected by the global economic crisis as they are driven by geopolitical motives.

Business » Energy | June 1, 2009, Monday // 09:41 | Viewed: 1986

New Gas Crisis Knocks on Europe's Door

A new natural gas crisis might start next week over a Ukrainian delay in paying for the Russian gas it imports.

Business » Energy | May 30, 2009, Saturday // 15:57 | Viewed: 1415

Bulgargaz, Gazprom Discuss Gas Delivery Contract Changes

The Chairman of Russia's Gazprom Management Committee, Alexey Miller, and Bulgarian Bulgargaz CEO, Dimitar Gogov, discussed Friday changes in the existing gas delivery contract.

Business » Energy | May 30, 2009, Saturday // 11:23 | Viewed: 2389

Romania to Construct New Nuclear Power Plant

Romania is going to construct a new nuclear power plant.

Business » Energy | May 29, 2009, Friday // 12:42 | Viewed: 3091

Bulgaria Govt Moves Closer to Nabucco Pipeline Agreement

Bulgaria's cabinet voted Thursday to authorize the Foreign Ministry and the Ministry of Energy and Economy to sign an intergovernmental agreement for the construction of the Nabucco gas transit pipeline.

Business » Energy | May 28, 2009, Thursday // 20:42 | Viewed: 1258

Bulgaria Belene NPP to be 25% more Expensive

The price of the Bulgarian Belene Nuclear Power Plant will increase by 20-25% until the plant is operational.

Business » Energy | May 28, 2009, Thursday // 15:04 | Viewed: 1517

Russia to Grant Bulgaria EUR 3,8 B for Belene Nuclear Plant

Russian Prime Minister, Vladimir Putin, has given the green light to a EUR 3,8 B loan for the construction of Bulgaria's second nuclear power plant at Belene.

Business » Energy | May 28, 2009, Thursday // 14:14 | Viewed: 1711

Bulgaria Elections, Funding Issues Threaten Belene Nuclear Plant

The largest threat for the realization of the project for building Bulgaria's second nuclear power plant at Belene are the coming Parliamentary Elections.

Business » Energy | May 27, 2009, Wednesday // 18:25 | Viewed: 2626

Bulgaria Energy Minister: Kremikovtzi Gas Supply Stays Off

Bulgaria's Economy and Energy Minister, Petar Dimitrov, has suggested that the gas supply to Bulgarian steel mill Kremikovtzi will not be re-started.

Business » Energy | May 27, 2009, Wednesday // 09:26 | Viewed: 1421

Bulgaria Concerned over Russia's Recession Impact on Energy Projects

Bulgaria is in the grip of fears over the financing of its three top energy projects following a warning by the Russian president that his country is sliding into a deeper recession than expected and will have to squeeze spending.

Business » Energy | May 26, 2009, Tuesday // 09:01 | Viewed: 1604
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