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Bulgaria’s Govt Approves EUR 600 M for Belene

The government has approved EUR 601,617,133 from the budget surplus to be allocated as state assistance to the National Electric Company (NEK).

Business » Energy | November 30, 2016, Wednesday // 21:33 | Viewed: 3104

OPEC Agrees on Oil Output Reduction

The Organisation of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) has reached an agreement among its members on a reduction of oil output for the first time since 2008, reported Reuters, cited by Dnevnik daily.

Business » Energy | November 30, 2016, Wednesday // 15:58 | Viewed: 4449

EDF 'Made Offer to Invest in Bulgaria's Belene Plant'- Nuclear Group

There have been two offers from private investors interested in the construction of the Belene nuclear power plant (NPP), Bulatom, a non-profit representing nuclear energy businesses and experts, has said.

Business » Energy | November 28, 2016, Monday // 10:25 | Viewed: 6045

Ten Days to Go Before Nuclear Decommissioning Conference in Sofia

The Central and Eastern Europe Nuclear Decommissoning and Waste Management Conference 2016 is due at the beginning of December in Bulgaria's capital Sofia, organizers say.

Business » Energy | November 27, 2016, Sunday // 17:38 | Viewed: 32474

Western Investor 'Eyes Belene Nuclear Plant' - ex-Energy Min

A Western company is interested in the abandoned Belene nuclear power plant (NPP) project in Bulgaria, former Energy Minister Rumen Ovcharov has argued.

Business » Energy | November 27, 2016, Sunday // 16:49 | Viewed: 2416

European Commissioner Shevchovich To Lay Groundwork for Gas Talks in Moscow

It is expected that the meeting of European Commissioner Marosh Shevchovich in Moscow will open the way for tri-lateral negotiations among the EU, Ukraine and Russia on the transit of Russian gas to Europe.

Business » Energy | November 25, 2016, Friday // 13:41 | Viewed: 4928

Bulgaria's Goranov: There Will Be No Problem With Payment of Belene Debt

There will be no problem with the payment of the debt for the Belene NPP, stated outgoing Finance Minister Vladislav Goranov after the approval of the budget by Parliament at first reading.

Business » Energy | November 18, 2016, Friday // 15:13 | Viewed: 5768

Another Bulgarian Energy Min Indicted over Belene Nuclear Plant

Former Energy Minister Delyan Dobrev has become the third minister to be indicted over the abandoned Belene nuclear power plant (NPP) project.

Business » Energy | November 18, 2016, Friday // 10:24 | Viewed: 6507

Bulgaria's Belene NPP Investigation Continues

The Belene NPP investigation is ongoing.

Business » Energy | November 17, 2016, Thursday // 16:06 | Viewed: 2487

Bulgaria Ex-Energy Min Indicted over Belene N-Plant

Rumen Ovcharov, a former Energy Minister and Bulgarian representative in the Lukoil refinery's supervisory board, may be facing abeyance charges, private NOVA TV reports.

Business » Energy | November 17, 2016, Thursday // 14:10 | Viewed: 7809

Kremlin 'Sees Little Prospect' for Resuming Bulgarian Energy Projects

Presidential election results in Bulgaria are unlikely renew talks on Belene nuclear power plant (NPP) and South Stream projects, Kremlin spokesperson Dmitry Peskov said earlier this week.

Business » Energy | November 16, 2016, Wednesday // 07:18 | Viewed: 3769

Belene Debt Must Be Paid by December 15 for Interest To Be Waived

The money for the Belene Nuclear Power Plant, which Bulgaria owes to Russia, must be secured in spite of the resignation of the government.

Business » Energy | November 15, 2016, Tuesday // 19:00 | Viewed: 8433

Bulgaria-Romania Intersystem Gas Link Launched

Gas transmission operators Bulgartransgas EAD and Transgas C.

Business » Energy | November 11, 2016, Friday // 09:36 | Viewed: 6655

Kozloduy Nuclear Plant's Unit 6 Becomes Operational Again

Unit 6 of Kozloduy Nuclear Power Plant (NPP) in Bulgaria has been switched on again on Thursday with new Russian fuel, a nuclear watchdog official has said.

Business » Energy | November 10, 2016, Thursday // 14:15 | Viewed: 2402

TANAP Construction to Be Halfway Through by End-2016

Fifty-five percent of The Trans-Anatolian Pipeline (TANAP) will have been constructed by the end of the year, Turkey's Energy Minister Berat AlbayrakDaily Sabah quotes him as saying that Turkey is successfully moving toward the creation of an energy hub a

Business » Energy | November 9, 2016, Wednesday // 13:33 | Viewed: 5018

Two Investors Interested in Bulgaria's Belene NPP

Two companies are interested in the reactors of the Belene NPP, announced Energy Minister Temenuzhka Petkova, reported BNR.

Business » Energy | November 8, 2016, Tuesday // 21:02 | Viewed: 2522

Turkey-Russia Nuclear Project Akkuyu To Become Operational in 2023

Turkey expects the first reactor of the nuclear power plant project Akkuyu (estimated at USD 20 B) to become operational by the end of 2023, stated Turkish Energy Minister Berat Albayrak, cited by Reuters.

Business » Energy | November 8, 2016, Tuesday // 20:12 | Viewed: 5198

Bulgaria-Romania To Launch Gas Link on November 11

The gas interconnector to Romania will become operational on November 11, stated PM Boyko Borisov at a meeting with his counterpart Aleksandar Vu?i?.

Business » Energy | November 5, 2016, Saturday // 15:50 | Viewed: 6467

Bulgartransgas, Eustream To Cooperate on Balkan Gas Hub

Bulgartransgas EAD and eustream a.

Business » Energy | November 4, 2016, Friday // 13:33 | Viewed: 3108

Bulgaria Govt OKs Oil, Gas Exploration Tender for Northwest

The cabinet has approved plans to launch a tender for oil and gas exploration in Northwestern Bulgaria, the country's poorest region.

Business » Energy | November 2, 2016, Wednesday // 12:42 | Viewed: 2925

Bulgaria-Greece Gas Link Extends Market Test's 2nd Phase

The deadline for binding offers to book capacity of the Interconnector Greece-Bulgaria (IGB) project has been extended to the end of November, the project company has said.

Business » Energy | November 1, 2016, Tuesday // 10:09 | Viewed: 3048
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