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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: 876

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: 2203

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: 1730

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: 1416

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: 1805

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: 1925

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: 2689

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: 2378

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: 1745

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: 1135

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: 1527

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: 1883

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: 1417

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: 1467

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: 2194

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: 1018

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: 3903

OMV: Sanctions on Russia 'Will Not Hinder' South Stream

Austrian energy concern OMV has assured restrictive EU measures against Russia will not put a wheel on the South Stream gas pipeline project.

Business » Energy | August 4, 2014, Monday // 17:05 | Viewed: 1749

Bulgaria to Invest BGN 68M in Gas Link with Serbia

Bulgaria is to invest over BGN 68 M into the construction of the local section of the gas grid interconnection with Serbia.

Business » Energy | August 4, 2014, Monday // 14:18 | Viewed: 939

Power Distributor CEZ Bulgaria Reports Losses of BGN 11.6M in H1, 2014

Power distributor CEZ Bulgaria EAD has reported a negative financial result of nearly BGN 11.

Business » Energy | August 3, 2014, Sunday // 15:19 | Viewed: 1026

Contract on Kozloduy NPP Unit 7 May Harm Arbitration over Belene NPP

An energy expert has said that the agreement with US Westinghouse on Kozloduy NPP's unit7 erodes Bulgaria's position in the arbitration case with Atomstroyexport over Belene NPP.

Business » Energy | August 3, 2014, Sunday // 12:42 | Viewed: 1577