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Bulgaria's Energy Board to Start Functioning in а Week

Bulgaria's energy board is to be structured by the end of next week, according to Ekaterina Zaharieva, caretaker Deputy Prime Minister.

Business » Energy | August 19, 2014, Tuesday // 12:57 | Viewed: 1663

South Stream Bulgaria JV Raises Capital Despite Ban

The South Stream Bulgaria project company has increased its capital in defiance of orders to the contrary issued by caretaker energy minister Vasil Shtonov.

Business » Energy | August 19, 2014, Tuesday // 11:48 | Viewed: 1720

Bulgarian Miners Urge Caretaker PM to Lift Shale Gas Ban

Bulgarian miners have asked caretaker Prime Minister Georgi Bliznashki to lift the ban on shale gas extraction through hydraulic fracturing.

Business » Energy | August 18, 2014, Monday // 17:04 | Viewed: 1082

Bulgaria Plans Pricing Talks with Green Energy Producers, Maritza East

Bulgaria will launch talks with green energy producers and power stations Maritsa Iztok 1 and 3 to draft a new model for setting electricity prices, a cabinet minister has said.

Business » Energy | August 18, 2014, Monday // 15:09 | Viewed: 1376

Ex PM: Socialist-Led Govt Had to Address Energy Collapse in mid-2013

Former Bulgarian Prime Minister Plamen Oresharski has insisted that the previous socialist-led government paid special attention to the energy sector.

Business » Energy | August 18, 2014, Monday // 13:46 | Viewed: 874

Electricity Price Hike Inevitable Warn Experts

The hike of electricity prices, in a sense, is inevitable, the ex-deputy chair of the parliamentary energy committee Yavor Koyumdzhiev told the Nova TV national channel.

Business » Energy | August 16, 2014, Saturday // 12:23 | Viewed: 2144

Westinghouse: Kozloduy Unit 7 Price Is Below 10% Of Bulgaria's GDP

The estimated price of Unit 7 of Bulgaria's Kozloduy NPP would be below 10% of the country's GDP, said Westinghouse Electric in a statement.

Business » Energy | August 16, 2014, Saturday // 11:35 | Viewed: 1726

Bulgaria's Energy Watchdog to Become Parliamentary Structure

Vasil Shtonov, caretaker Energy Minister, has informed that the State Commission for Energy and Water Regulation (DKEVR) may be moved from the government to Parliament.

Business » Energy | August 15, 2014, Friday // 17:52 | Viewed: 1415

1st Pipes for South Stream Gas Pipeline Section Delivered to Varna

The first batch of pipes for the South Stream gas pipeline has been delivered by German company Eurotype to the Port of Varna.

Business » Energy | August 15, 2014, Friday // 12:50 | Viewed: 1796

Bulgaria's Caretaker Govt Starts Reshuffle at Energy Companies

Bulgaria's caretaker government has initiated a reshuffle at key energy companies.

Business » Energy | August 15, 2014, Friday // 11:53 | Viewed: 1787

South Stream May Stay in Limbo for Years, Analysts Say

The South Stream pipeline project designed to carry Russian natural gas to the European Union bypassing Ukraine will probably remain on hold for years, Bloomberg has reported.

Business » Energy | August 14, 2014, Thursday // 18:11 | Viewed: 2566

Ukraine's Parliament Passes Sanctions On Russia, Could Hurt EU

Ukraine’s Parliament has approved at first reading an anti-Russian sanctions package that includes 29 measures, reports RT.com

Business » Energy | August 12, 2014, Tuesday // 16:17 | Viewed: 2278

Iran Ready to Bring Gas Supplies to Europe via Nabucco

Iran has expressed willingness to supply gas to Europe via the Nabucco gas pipeline.

Business » Energy | August 11, 2014, Monday // 16:56 | Viewed: 1744

KozloduyNPP Unit7 Agreement Sets No Financial Commitments for Bulgaria

The shareholder agreement with Westinghouse on Kozloduy NPP unit7 does not tie Bulgaria to any requirements for investments, state guarantees or mandatory purchase contracts.

Business » Energy | August 11, 2014, Monday // 15:19 | Viewed: 1126

OMV: Russia-West Deadlock Will Not Affect South Stream Pipeline

The confrontation between the Russia and the West over Ukraine will not cancel the planned construction of the South Stream gas pipeline, according to OMV CEO Gerhard Roiss.

Business » Energy | August 11, 2014, Monday // 11:56 | Viewed: 1474

Kozloduy NPP Contract with Westinghouse Revealed Online

Bulgaria's Kozloduy NPP has published on its official website the shareholders' agreement signed with US Westinghouse Electric.

Business » Energy | August 9, 2014, Saturday // 14:54 | Viewed: 1621

Reformist Bloc's Radan Kanev Appeals South Stream Construction Permit

Radan Kanev of the Reformist Bloc will contest the construction permit for the South Stream pipeline compressor station in the Pasha Dere area near Varna, reports Dnevnik.bg.

Business » Energy | August 8, 2014, Friday // 15:20 | Viewed: 1390

Ex-Minister:Bulgaria Inked Shareholder Agreement on Kozloduy NPP Unit7

Former Energy Minister Dragomir Stoynev has emphasized that the contract signed with US Westinghouse Electric on unit 7 of the Kozloduy NPP does not involve its construction.

Business » Energy | August 8, 2014, Friday // 09:51 | Viewed: 1457

Gov't Allowed Start of South Stream Construction in Bulgaria

Bulgaria's former government granted South Stream the first building permit in end-July, the Regional Development Ministry's website reveals.

Business » Energy | August 6, 2014, Wednesday // 12:19 | Viewed: 1930

Lukoil Sells Filling Stations in Czech Republic, Slovakia, Hungary

Russia's Lukoil has announced it is selling its filling station networks in Czech Republic, Slovakia, and Hungary.

Business » Energy | August 5, 2014, Tuesday // 13:55 | Viewed: 1007

Stroytransgaz Quits South Stream Project in Bulgaria

Russian company Stroytransgaz, which had been commissioned the construction of South Stream in Bulgaria, is pulling out of the gas pipeline project.

Business » Energy | August 4, 2014, Monday // 17:27 | Viewed: 3627