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German MEP Demands Halting Bulgaria's Second Nuclear Power Plant

The construction of Bulgaria's Nuclear Power Plant "Belene" must be halted until the whole truth about the project comes to light.

Business » Energy | March 23, 2009, Monday // 15:26 | Viewed: 2774

Bulgaria Looks to Russia for Nuclear Plant Funding

The Bulgarian government has been forced to search for alternative sources of financing for the construction of Bulgaria's second nuclear power plant in Belene.

Business » Energy | March 23, 2009, Monday // 08:45 | Viewed: 1779

Nabucco Pipeline Back on EU Priority List

The Nabucco gas pipeline project to pump natural gas from Central Asia to Europe transiting Bulgaria has been reportedly put back on the European Union list of priority projects.

Business » Energy | March 22, 2009, Sunday // 08:54 | Viewed: 10831

New Bulgaria Gas Reserve Set to Stabilize Regional Supply

The new natural gas deposit near the Bulgarian village of Deventsi will give Bulgaria gas storage facilities almost as large as those of the Ukraine.

Business » Energy | March 20, 2009, Friday // 08:28 | Viewed: 2381

Bulgarian Watchdog Press for 11% Lower Gas Prices

Bulgaria's regulatory authority has offered the state-owned gas supply company, Bulgargaz, Thursday to lower gas prices by 11,18% for the second quarter of 2009.

Business » Energy | March 19, 2009, Thursday // 15:12 | Viewed: 1440

Nabucco Pipeline Removed from EU Priority List

The Nabucco gas pipeline project to pump natural gas from Central Asia to Europe transiting Bulgaria has been removed from a European Union list of priority projects.

Business » Energy | March 17, 2009, Tuesday // 13:05 | Viewed: 2268

Bulgarian Bulgargaz Offers 10% Lower Prices

The Bulgarian gas supply company Bulgargaz has proposed the State Energy and Water Regulatory Commission to lower the natural gas prices by 10,53%. Bulgargaz demands a price of BGN 549,96 per 1000 m3 (no value added tax included), which is BGN 64.

Business » Energy | March 10, 2009, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1317

EUR 200 M Renewable Energy Project to Start in Northern Bulgaria

The Japanese Mitsubishi Corporation and the Bulgarian Dei Energy will build an EUR 200 M ecological energy park near the Northern Bulgarian city of Pleven, the Pari Daily reported. The park will be built on 1,800 dekares of abandoned land in the Gulyan

Business » Energy | March 9, 2009, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 2658

Energy Minister: Bulgaria Fully Prepared for Eventual Gas Crisis

Bulgaria's Energy and Economy Minister, Petar Dimitrov, assured Bulgarians Saturday that the country was fully prepared for an eventual gas crisis and would not end up in the January dire situation. Dimitrov, who spoke in a special interview for Darik

Business » Energy | March 7, 2009, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1386

Russian PM Warns Ukraine over New Gas Crisis

Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin warned the Ukraine that gas supplies might be cut if they do not pay for Russian gas before March 7. "If this payment is not made as a result of the recent operations and arrests of some officials, it will lead to

Business » Energy | March 5, 2009, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1613

EVN Invests EUR 50 M in New Thermal Power Plant in Bulgaria City of Plovdiv

The Austrian-owned Bulgarian electricity provider EVN is going to invest between EUR 50 M and EUR 60 M in a new thermal power plant in the city of Plovdiv.

Business » Energy | March 1, 2009, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 2180

Bulgarian Plant Kozloduy Continues Russia Nuclear Waste Dump Option

Bulgaria is almost the only Eastern European country still sending nuclear waste to Russia for reprocessing and is the only country that has signed a new deal with Moscow, the BBC reported late Thursday. While many Eastern European countries have aband

Business » Energy | February 27, 2009, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 2049

Bulgarian Company Winslow Group Invests EUR 100 M in Renewable Energy

The Bulgarian investment company with UK capital, Winslow Group, will invest over EUR 100 M in renewable energy projects, the company's press office announced, cited by the Pari Daily. These will be the first energy protects of the company, and they wi

Business » Energy | February 26, 2009, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 2349

Italy's Enel Completes Modernization of Bulgaria Maritza Iztok Power Plant

The Italian energy company Enel is done with the modernization of Unit 4 of the Bulgarian power plant "Maritza Iztok" ("East") 3 a month ahead of schedule, the Pari Daily reported. The completed modernization marks the end of the biggest energy investm

Business » Energy | February 25, 2009, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 3256
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