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Unit 5 of Buglaria Kozloduy Nuclear Plant Restarted

The 1000-MW Unit 5 of Bulgaria's nuclear power plant at Kozloduy has been restarted after the completion of the annual maintenance operations.

Business » Energy | May 23, 2009, Saturday // 15:40 | Viewed: 1829

EU - Russia Summit Reveals Growing Gap

In a sign of a growing division with Brussels, Russian President Dmitry Medvedev has warned the European Union not to turn a proposed partnership with former Soviet countries against Moscow.

Business » Energy | May 22, 2009, Friday // 12:30 | Viewed: 1496

Naftogaz Money Issues to Lead to New Russia-Ukraine Crisis – Report

Financial troubles of the Ukrainian natural gas company, Naftogaz, might lead to a new gas crisis between Russia and the Ukraine.

Business » Energy | May 21, 2009, Thursday // 19:28 | Viewed: 2126

Three Possible Contractors for Bulgaria Belene NPP

The German energy company RWE is currently negotiating with three other companies to take part in the construction of Bulgarian Belene Nuclear Power Plant.

Business » Energy | May 19, 2009, Tuesday // 19:41 | Viewed: 2751

Investors Pour Billions of Euros into Bulgaria Energy Efficiency

The investments in public-private projects for energy efficiency in Bulgaria will amount to BGN 9 B.

Business » Energy | May 19, 2009, Tuesday // 15:31 | Viewed: 2322

Russian South Stream Pipeline to Be Ready before EU's Nabucco

The Russian-backed South Stream gas pipeline will be completed before the EU rival Nabucco project.

Business » Energy | May 18, 2009, Monday // 16:51 | Viewed: 3171

16% of Bulgaria Fuels Are "Illegal"

More than 16% of fuels offered on the Bulgarian market do not meet the legal requirements.

Business » Energy | May 18, 2009, Monday // 16:25 | Viewed: 1727

Tie-in Vows to Pump Iraq's Kurdistan Gas for Nabucco

Two European and two UAE companies said on Sunday they have formed a consortium to bring enough gas from Iraq's Kurdistan region for the start the Nabucco pipeline project in a USD 8 B scheme.

Business » Energy | May 17, 2009, Sunday // 14:27 | Viewed: 6918

Bulgaria, Russia Sign for South Stream Gas Transit Pipeline

The Bulgarian Energy Holding (BEH) and the Russian energy giant Gazprom signed Friday the contract for Bulgaria's participation in the South Stream gas transit pipeline.

Business » Energy | May 15, 2009, Friday // 19:07 | Viewed: 2809

Bulgarian Energy Holding Quits Burgas-Alexandroupolis

Bulgarian Energy Holding (BEH) is quitting the Burgas-Alexandroupolis natural gas pipeline project.

Business » Energy | May 15, 2009, Friday // 11:36 | Viewed: 2179

Bulgargaz Confirms Bulgaria Steel Mill Gas Cut Plans

Bulgargaz Director, Dimitar Gogov, has confirmed that the gas supply to Bulgaria's Kremikovtzi steel mill will be cut at 2 pm Thursday.

Business » Energy | May 14, 2009, Thursday // 09:22 | Viewed: 1570

Vetrocom Begin Bulgaria Wind Park Construction

Alpiq subsidiary Vetrocom Ltd. has begun construction of the 50-MW Vetrocom Wind Farm in Bulgaria's Kazanlak.

Business » Energy | May 13, 2009, Wednesday // 11:58 | Viewed: 6027

Bulgaria Overgas to Lower Natural Gas Price by 30% in July

Bulgarian natural gas distribution company, Overgas, will lower its prices by 30% from July 2009.

Business » Energy | May 12, 2009, Tuesday // 13:20 | Viewed: 1378

Caspian Nations Cast Cloud on Prague Nabucco Forum

The Nabucco gas pipeline project, whose goal is to allow Europe access to the Caspian resources, failed to receive the expected political support.

Business » Energy | May 8, 2009, Friday // 16:04 | Viewed: 1759

Consultant: Bulgaria Belene Nuclear Plant Faces Delay, Higher Costs

The construction of Bulgaria's planned nuclear power plant at Belene may fall behind schedule over lack of funding, a consultant of the project said on Wednesday.

Business » Energy | April 29, 2009, Wednesday // 16:58 | Viewed: 3203

BEH Head: Nabucco Will Be Completed before South Stream

The Director of the Bulgarian Energy Holding, Galina Tosheva, has predicted that the EU-sponsored Nabucco gas transit pipeline will be completed before its Russian rival project, South Stream.

Business » Energy | April 29, 2009, Wednesday // 15:31 | Viewed: 1516

Bulgaria President: Belene Nuclear Plant Can't Be Frozen over Crisis

Bulgaria's President Georgi Parvanov said Wednesday the Belene Nuclear Power Plant could be build with loans from Russia, if necessary.

Business » Energy | April 29, 2009, Wednesday // 15:09 | Viewed: 1899

Putin: South Stream Contract Expected in 2 Weeks

The documents settling the dealings between "Gazprom" and its Bulgarian partners regarding the "South Stream" project were endorsed while the final contract will be signed in two weeks.

Business » Energy | April 28, 2009, Tuesday // 16:50 | Viewed: 1769

Bulgaria Energy Minister: "South Stream" Needs Compromise

A new level of negotiations between the Bulgarian Energy Holding and the Russian "Gazprom" for the "South Stream" project are being held in Moscow Tuesday.

Business » Energy | April 28, 2009, Tuesday // 14:06 | Viewed: 1433

Azerbaijan Not Pressured by Russia to Quit Nabucco

Russia has not pressured Azerbaijan to withdraw from supplying the EU-sponsored Nabucco gas transit pipeline project.

Business » Energy | April 27, 2009, Monday // 10:12 | Viewed: 2128

Russia’s Atomstroyexport Signs with France’s Areva for Bulgaria N-Plant

The Russian Company Atomstroyexport (ASE) and France's Areva signed an agreement for their participation in the construction of the planned 4.0 billion euro nuclear power plant at Belene, Bulgaria, the Russian energy ministry announced.

Business » Energy | April 26, 2009, Sunday // 18:15 | Viewed: 2479
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