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Three Companies Interested in Bulgaria's Belene Nuclear Plant

There are three potential investors in abandoned Belene nuclear power plant (NPP) project, outgoing Energy Minister Temenuzhka Petkova said on Wednesday.

Business » Energy | 7 hours ago | Viewed: 689

Bulgarian Energy Minister Confident about Belene Privatization

If a procedure to privatize the Belene nuclear power plant (NPP) project takes place, it will certainly be successful, Bulgarian Energy Minister Temenuzhka Petkova has said.

Business » Energy | December 6, 2016, Tuesday // 09:23 | Viewed: 1309

China 'Interested in Bulgaria's Belene Nuclear Plant'

China's state-owned nuclear company is eyeing the Belene nuclear power plant project in Bulgaria, the government in Sofia has said.

Business » Energy | December 5, 2016, Monday // 13:54 | Viewed: 1782

EU Energy Ministers Seeking New Rules on Gas Supplies

Energy Ministers from across the European Union are meeting in Brussels on Monday to discuss a possible change in rules on gas supplies from third countries.

Business » Energy | December 5, 2016, Monday // 11:57 | Viewed: 1378

Nuclear Decommissioning Conference in Sofia Due This Week

The Central and Eastern Europe Nuclear Decommissioning and Waste Management Conference 2016 is due on Thursday and Friday in Bulgaria's capital Sofia, organizers say.

Business » Energy | December 5, 2016, Monday // 10:21 | Viewed: 1377

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: 1395

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: 1815

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: 4072

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: 29889

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: 1401

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: 2412

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: 2110

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: 3973

Bulgaria's Belene NPP Investigation Continues

The Belene NPP investigation is ongoing.

Business » Energy | November 17, 2016, Thursday // 16:06 | Viewed: 1623

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: 3879

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: 2059

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: 3733

Bulgaria-Romania Intersystem Gas Link Launched

Gas transmission operators Bulgartransgas EAD and Transgas C.

Business » Energy | November 11, 2016, Friday // 09:36 | Viewed: 4335

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: 1743

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: 3549

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: 2057
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