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Gazprom Changes Policy Over Natural Gas Deliveries to Bulgaria

Moscow and Brussels shook hands in agreement to fundamentally change the gas policy of Russia in relation to certain former satellite countries to the Soviet Union, now part of the EU, according to BNR.

Business » Energy | March 20, 2017, Monday // 07:21 | Viewed: 7985

Gazprom Vows to Let Clients Renegotiate Natural Gas Prices

Gazprom has vowed to let its clients renegotiate natural gas prices once they decide that these do not correspond to the average rates in Western Europe, European Commission Spokesman Ricardo Cardoso said in an interview for the Bulgarian National Radio.

Business » Energy | March 18, 2017, Saturday // 16:44 | Viewed: 7380

Reactors for Belene NPP To Arrive Under Enhanced Security Measures

All employees and workers laid off from the Belene port after 2012 have been reinstated in order to prepare the facility for the arrival of the two nuclear reactors ordered for the unfinished project for a second nuclear power plant.

Business » Energy | March 17, 2017, Friday // 10:04 | Viewed: 7641

Bulgaria Has 7 Weeks To Respond to Gazprom

Bulgaria has seven weeks in which to express an opinion on the measures via which Gazprom promised the European Commission on Monday to adhere to the rules on competition in the EU, announced the press centre of the Energy Ministry.

Business » Energy | March 14, 2017, Tuesday // 15:55 | Viewed: 3063

Gazprom To Adhere to EU Competition Rules

Russian giant Gazprom is ready to take into consideration the regulations of the European Union and thus avoid the penalty fees, reported Reuters, citing a statement of the European Commissioner for Competition Margrethe Vestager.

Business » Energy | March 13, 2017, Monday // 15:04 | Viewed: 8603

Russia Ready to Attract Investor for Bulgaria's Belene N-Plant - Ambassador

Moscow's Ambassador to Sofia has said Russia stands ready to renew construction of abandoned Belene nuclear power plant (NPP) project, but may also draw in an investor to work on it.

Business » Energy | March 5, 2017, Sunday // 13:36 | Viewed: 3904

Shell Kicks Off Oil, Gas Exploration in Silistar Block

Oil giant Shell has completed a stage of oil and gas exploration in the Silistar offshore block, in Bulgaria's Black Sea zone.

Business » Energy | March 2, 2017, Thursday // 08:32 | Viewed: 3868

EVN Puts Gorna Arda Hydro Power Cascade on Hold

EVN AG has informed all stakeholders the project for the realization of the Hydro Power Cascade is put on hold.

Business » Energy | March 1, 2017, Wednesday // 07:57 | Viewed: 8010

South Stream 'Could Be Revisited' after Bulgaria Election - Hungary FM

Hungary's Foreign Minister has argued the abandoned South Stream gas pipeline project could be revisited following the early election in Bulgaria next month.

Business » Energy | February 28, 2017, Tuesday // 10:06 | Viewed: 3723

Consultative Council on South Gas Corridor To Meet in Baku

The third meeting of the Consultative Council on the project South Gas Corridor will start in Baku on Thursday.

Business » Energy | February 23, 2017, Thursday // 08:54 | Viewed: 7654

Azerbaijan Waiting for Bulgaria To Construct Gas Link With Greece

The construction of the gas link between Bulgaria and Greece is expected to start in the beginning of 2018, stated interim Energy Minister Nikolay Pavlov in Azerbaijan.

Business » Energy | February 22, 2017, Wednesday // 16:11 | Viewed: 32153

KEVR: Bulgargaz' Demand for 32% Hike in Gas Prices Is Unjustifiably High

The chairman of the Energy and Water Regulatory Commission (KEVR) Ivan Ivanov reckons that the demand of Bulgargaz for a 32% hike in the price of natural gas as of April 1 is unjustifiably high.

Business » Energy | February 16, 2017, Thursday // 17:01 | Viewed: 2701

Bulgaria 'Seeking South Stream Project Revival'

Bulgaria is seeking to take in part of the Ukrainian gas transit, the head of an influential private-sector engineering organization has said.

Business » Energy | February 16, 2017, Thursday // 13:58 | Viewed: 3089

South Stream Project Will Be Carried Out, Russian Official Says

The abandoned South Stream gas pipeline project designed to pump Russian gas into Central Europe via Bulgaria "will probably be carried out," Russia's commercial attaché to Bulgaria has said.

Business » Energy | February 15, 2017, Wednesday // 08:06 | Viewed: 3981

EVN, NEK Settle Old, Multi-million Dispute

Austrian energy company EVN has reached an out-of-court settlement with the National Electric Company (NEK) on an old dispute dating back to 2012 – 2013.

Business » Energy | February 14, 2017, Tuesday // 16:26 | Viewed: 2379

Bulgargaz Demands 32.44% Increase in Gas Prices

Bulgaria's state-owned gas supplier has announced the prices of natural gas will have to go up by nearly a third as of April this year.

Business » Energy | February 13, 2017, Monday // 09:25 | Viewed: 2506

No Risk of Nuclear Pollution After Blast at French NPP

French authorities have announced that there is no danger of nuclear pollution after the explosion which took place at the nuclear power plant in northwestern France before noon on Thursday.

Business » Energy | February 9, 2017, Thursday // 15:41 | Viewed: 6970

EU Commission Questions Bulgaria's Move to Halt Electricity Exports in January

The European Commission will review a decision of Bulgaria to stop exporting electricity on January 13, an official has said.

Business » Energy | February 9, 2017, Thursday // 10:53 | Viewed: 2699

EC To Conduct Market Survey Before Deciding on Gazprom Fine

The European Commission will conduct a market survey before deciding finally whether to fine Russian company Gazprom or make a deal with it, stated European Commissioner for Competition Margrethe Vestager.

Business » Energy | February 8, 2017, Wednesday // 17:44 | Viewed: 7275

Reshuffles in Bulgaria's Energy Ventures

The Bulgarian Energy Holding (BEH) has embarked on massive overhauls in the management of key state-owned energy companies.

Business » Energy | February 8, 2017, Wednesday // 08:40 | Viewed: 2481

Putin Seals Turkish Stream Pipeline Deal

Russian President Vladimir Putin has signed a federal law ratifying the agreement between Moscow and Ankara on building Turkish Stream pipeline.

Business » Energy | February 8, 2017, Wednesday // 07:44 | Viewed: 8283
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