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DECLARATION OF THE SOFIA ENERGY SUMMIT

This is the full text of the Final Declaration of the Sofia Energy Summit, "Natural Gas for Europe.

Business » Energy | April 25, 2009, Saturday // 14:30 | Viewed: 3339

Bulgaria President: Gazprom May Not Interfere with Our Sovereignty

The Bulgarian President Parvanov emphasized Friday that the Russian energy giant must respect Bulgaria's sovereignty.

Business » Energy | April 25, 2009, Saturday // 13:45 | Viewed: 2072

Russia Energy Minister: South Stream Cheaper than Nabucco

Russia Energy Minister, Sergey Shmatko, declared Saturday that gas prices of the "South Stream" line would be lower than those of "Nabucco".

Business » Energy | April 25, 2009, Saturday // 13:15 | Viewed: 1575

Bulgaria Energy Minister Secures Gas Supplies from Egypt

Bulgaria is going to receive natural gas supplies forom Egypt, Bulgaria's Energy Minister, Petar Dimitrov, announced Saturday.

Business » Energy | April 25, 2009, Saturday // 12:54 | Viewed: 1582

Russia Energy Minister: Don't Count Nabucco before It's Hatched

Russia's Energy Minister, Sergey Shmatko, said Friday in Sofia it was too early to compare the competitiveness of the South Stream and Nabucco gas transit pipelines.

Business » Energy | April 24, 2009, Friday // 19:40 | Viewed: 1997

Bulgaria, Russia Energy Heads Squabble over New Gas Contract

Bulgaria had requested about a week ago a new, more favorable contract with Russia's "Gazprom".

Business » Energy | April 24, 2009, Friday // 14:39 | Viewed: 1447

Bulgaria PM: We Can Become Southeast Europe Energy Leader

Bulgaria has the potential to become the main distributor of natural gas for the entire Southeastern Europe and the Black sea region.

Business » Energy | April 24, 2009, Friday // 14:01 | Viewed: 1121

Bulgaria Ready to Sign South Stream Agreement with Russia

Bulgaria will sign the South Stream gas pipeline contract next week during PM Sergey Stanishev visit to Moscow.

Business » Energy | April 24, 2009, Friday // 11:48 | Viewed: 1592

Russia Energy Minister Sets 2015 Deadline for South Stream

The South Stream gas pipeline will begin functioning in 2015, Russia's Energy Minister, Sergey Shmatko, said Thursday.

Business » Energy | April 23, 2009, Thursday // 15:15 | Viewed: 1369

Gas Supplies for Bulgarian Kremikovtzi Cut in May

State gas monopoly Bulgargaz said it will cut gas supplies to Kremikovtzi steel mill after the holidays at the beginning of May.

Business » Energy | April 23, 2009, Thursday // 14:14 | Viewed: 1168

Bulgaria Capital Ups Security for Energy Summit Guests

Most of Sofia city center will be blocked off over the arrival of VIP guests for the two-day energy forum starting Friday.

Business » Energy | April 23, 2009, Thursday // 09:22 | Viewed: 1413

Bulgaria's Pomorie to Hold Referendum on Oil Pipeline

The coastal town of Pomorie will hold on May 16 a referendum asking its residents to vote in favour or against plans for an oil pipeline passing through the municipality.

Business » Energy | April 22, 2009, Wednesday // 16:16 | Viewed: 1222

Bulgaria Opposition Urges Ban on Russian Funding for Nuclear Project

Bulgaria's rightist opposition urged parliament to impose a moratorium on the contract for Russian funding for the country's second nuclear power plant of Belene,

Business » Energy | April 22, 2009, Wednesday // 13:36 | Viewed: 1514

President Parvanov: Bulgaria Key for EU Gas Projects

Bulgaria President Georgi Parvanov has stressed that Bulgaria will be a key figure in allowing large scale European natural gas projects to be realized.

Business » Energy | April 22, 2009, Wednesday // 12:55 | Viewed: 1539

Bulgaria Energy Conference "Damp Squib" to Push Pro-Russian South Stream

The Czech EU presidency is to invite five leaders to a summit promoting the non-Russian Nabucco gas pipeline project.

Business » Energy | April 22, 2009, Wednesday // 12:54 | Viewed: 1628

Energy Minister: Varna Likely to Become Bulgaria Gas Center

Varna is likely to become the natural gas hub of Bulgaria, Petar Dimitrov, Minister for Economy and Energy announced while in the coastal city.

Business » Energy | April 22, 2009, Wednesday // 08:32 | Viewed: 1563

Russia Gazprombank to Support Bulgaria Belene Nuclear Plant

Russian Gazprombank is named to extend an export credit to Bulgaria's national power grid operator (NEK) for the construction of the Belene nuclear power plant.

Business » Energy | April 21, 2009, Tuesday // 15:10 | Viewed: 2881

Gazprom to Contract Bulgaria for South Stream in 2009

Gazprom will sign agreements with Bulgaria, Serbia and Greece for its new South Stream gas pipeline to Europe this year, the deputy director of the Russian energy giant told Vesti TV channel.

Business » Energy | April 21, 2009, Tuesday // 12:15 | Viewed: 1311

Bulgarian Nuclear Plant Belene to Cost EUR 10 B

The second Bulgarian Nuclear plant Belene may cost up to EUR 10 B if the price is calculated in reference to the inflation rate in Russia.

Business » Energy | April 17, 2009, Friday // 09:12 | Viewed: 2211

Bulgaria to Get Natural Gas from Egypt in 2011

Bulgaria's is going to receive 1 billion cubic meters of natural gas from Egypt annually starting 2011-2012.

Business » Energy | April 16, 2009, Thursday // 15:19 | Viewed: 1783

Turkey CCG Sells Stake in Bulgaria Hydro Project

Turkey's CCG, part of the Ceylan conglomerate, has wrapped up talks for the sale of its 30.1% stake in the joint venture set up to implement the long-delayed hydropower project at Gorna Arda river in Bulgaria, a government official said.

Business » Energy | April 15, 2009, Wednesday // 18:33 | Viewed: 2101
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