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Russia Takes Over Kyrgyzstan's Gas Network

The Russian state is taking over control over Kyrgyzstan's natural gas transit and delivery network, after an agreement between the two states was signed into law.

Business » Energy | February 4, 2014, Tuesday // 14:29 | Viewed: 937

Bulgarian President Praises South Stream

Bulgaria hopes for a successful completion of the South Stream natural gas pipeline project in abidance with EU legislation, stated Bulgarian President Rosen Plevneliev.

Business » Energy | February 4, 2014, Tuesday // 10:42 | Viewed: 955

Russia Says Firm No to Change in South Stream Accords

Russia has voiced anew concerns over Brussels calls for reviewing the agreements it has signed with six EU countries, including Bulgaria, on the construction of the South Stream.

Business » Energy | February 3, 2014, Monday // 17:54 | Viewed: 1405

EU Countries Should Determine Own Energy Mix - Bulgarian Minister

The security of energy supply remains a key factor for guaranteeing economic growth and competitiveness in Europe, according to Bulgarian Economy Minister Dragomir Stoynev.

Business » Energy | January 31, 2014, Friday // 15:02 | Viewed: 1010

Bulgaria's Constitutional Court to Review President’s RE Tax Veto

Bulgaria's Constitutional Court will discuss on Thursday the presidential veto on the 20% tax on revenues of solar and wind power stations.

Business » Energy | January 30, 2014, Thursday // 11:56 | Viewed: 1043

Bulgarian Nationalists Demand Reopening of Kozloduy NPP Units 3, 4

Bulgaria's far-right ultranationalist Ataka party is tabling in the Parliament a draft proposal to have two units of the country's only NPP put in exploitation again

Business » Energy | January 28, 2014, Tuesday // 16:47 | Viewed: 1036

Bulgaria's Sofia Heating Utility Future Unclear

The future of Sofia heating utility Toplofikatsiya Sofia remains unclear, according to Elenko Bozhkov, member of Bulgaria's State Commission for Energy and Water Regulation.

Business » Energy | January 28, 2014, Tuesday // 14:28 | Viewed: 1065

Bulgarian Power Distributor Fined for Unfair Competition

Bulgaria's Commission for Protection of Competition has imposed a BGN 266 000 fine on Energo-Pro Grid AD for the abuse of a dominant market position.

Business » Energy | January 27, 2014, Monday // 12:35 | Viewed: 1284

Bulgaria's Socialist Leader Calls for Reindustrialization

The relief of license regime, the timely VAT returns and the business payments were forgotten in recent years, according to Bulgaria's socialist leader Sergei Stanishev.

Business » Energy | January 24, 2014, Friday // 16:10 | Viewed: 1256

Bulgaria, Turkey to Sign Gas Grid Interconnection Contract in March

Bulgaria and Turkey are to sign an agreement stipulating concrete deadlines and parameters for the construction of the gas grid interconnection in March.

Business » Energy | January 24, 2014, Friday // 12:05 | Viewed: 1257

Bulgaria Starts Talks on Gas Grid Interconnection with Turkey

Bulgaria starts talks for the construction of a gas grid interconnection with Turkey.

Business » Energy | January 24, 2014, Friday // 09:19 | Viewed: 1464

Bulgaria's Energy Minister: Europe Abandoned Industry

European industry has been forsaken, according to Bulgarian Minister of Economy and Energy Dragomir Stoynev.

Business » Energy | January 23, 2014, Thursday // 13:05 | Viewed: 1086

Bulgaria's Foreign Minister: South Stream Is Important for Entire EU

Bulgaria's Foreign Minister has interpreted the commitment of the European Commission to the South Stream gas pipeline as a sign of the importance of the project for the EU.

Business » Energy | January 20, 2014, Monday // 17:53 | Viewed: 1270

CEO of Bulgaria's Maritsa Iztok Mines Replaced

Georgi Zlatev has been appointed Chief Executive Officer of Bulgaria's largest coal mining company, the Maritsa Iztok Mines (Mini Maritsa Iztok EAD).

Business » Energy | January 20, 2014, Monday // 16:46 | Viewed: 1059

Bulgaria's National Electric Company Entangled in Debt

Bulgaria's National Electric Company has run into debt amounting to BGN 2.353 B by the end of 2013, according to the Economy and Energy Minister Dragomir Stoynev.

Business » Energy | January 20, 2014, Monday // 10:57 | Viewed: 1501

Russia, EC to Set Up Task Force on South Stream

Moscow and Brussels are to set up a task force to discuss all the legal and technical issues, relating to the South Stream project, according to Russia's Energy Ministry.

Business » Energy | January 17, 2014, Friday // 16:41 | Viewed: 1105

Bulgaria Seeks to Start Construction of New Nuclear Unit in 2016

The construction of Unit 7 of Bulgaria’s Kozloduy nuclear power plant may start in 2016, Bulgarian Economy and Energy Minister Dragomir Stoynev has said.

Business » Energy | January 17, 2014, Friday // 14:48 | Viewed: 1755

Bulgaria's Energy Ministry Inks 3 Agreements with EBRD

Three agreements were signed Friday between the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) and Bulgaria's Ministry of Economy and Energy.

Business » Energy | January 17, 2014, Friday // 14:31 | Viewed: 1248

Bulgaria's Maritsa Iztok Mines Boasts Record Coal Output

Bulgaria's state-owned Maritsa Iztok Mines (Mini Maritsa Iztok EAD) reported record coal output in the period October-December 2013.

Business » Energy | January 17, 2014, Friday // 13:48 | Viewed: 781

Bulgaria to Start Building South Stream in June

In March, the Russian gas pipeline project "South Stream" will receive a building permit by the Bulgarian authorities.

Business » Energy | January 16, 2014, Thursday // 17:46 | Viewed: 2175

Bulgaria's Belene NPP Can Obtain License in 1 Week in Case of Restart

In the case of a decision to restart the Belene NPP project, Bulgaria's Nuclear Regulatory Agency can issue a license for the technical design of the N-plant in a week.

Business » Energy | January 14, 2014, Tuesday // 19:08 | Viewed: 848
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