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Large Bulgarian Companies Buy Electricity from Abroad

An increasing number of large Bulgarian companies buy electricity from abroad, said the chairperson of the Institute for Energy Management Ivanka Dilovska at an energy forum.

Business » Energy | April 15, 2014, Tuesday // 15:40 | Viewed: 726

Germany Starts Gas Deliveries to Ukraine

German RWE has started delivering gas to Ukraine via Poland.

Business » Energy | April 15, 2014, Tuesday // 14:20 | Viewed: 1026

Belene NPP 'to Be Built,' Vows Bulgaria's Ruling Party MP

Everything will be done to make Belene Nuclear Power Plant (NPP) reality, Bulgarian ruling party's lawmaker Yavor Kuyumdzhiev said on Tuesday.

Business » Energy | April 15, 2014, Tuesday // 11:46 | Viewed: 892

Energy Ministry Blames GERB Govt for Debts of Bulgarian Power Co

Deputy Economy and Energy Minister Ivan Ayolov has suggested that center-right party GERB should be held accountable for the record-high debts of the National Electric Company,NEK.

Business » Energy | April 14, 2014, Monday // 18:13 | Viewed: 4015

Iran 'Can Supply Gas to Europe', Says Industry Minister

Iran could be a "reliable, secure and long-term" gas supplier to Europe, the country's Industry Minister Mohammad Reza Nematzadeh said in an Interview.

Business » Energy | April 14, 2014, Monday // 12:05 | Viewed: 867

Bulgaria PM: Restarting Units 1-4 of Kozloduy NPP Is Populist Talk

A restart of units 1-4 of the Kozloduy Nuclear Power Plant is a topic of debates driven by populist purposes, according to Bulgarian Prime Minister Plamen Oresharski.

Business » Energy | April 11, 2014, Friday // 17:52 | Viewed: 4754

Ukraine's Gas Supplies for Europe 'Enough for Three Months'

Ukraine has gas reserves which could suffice for three-months supplies to Europe, the country's Energy Minister Yuriy Prodan said.

Business » Energy | April 10, 2014, Thursday // 18:25 | Viewed: 1268

UK, Poland, Sweden Propose EU Police Mission in Ukraine

Three EU member states proposed Thursday that the bloc deploy a police mission to Ukraine, according to unofficial Brussels sources.

Business » Energy | April 10, 2014, Thursday // 16:09 | Viewed: 1319

Bulgaria's NEK Owes BGN 100 M to Heating Utility Toplofikatsia

Sofia's heating utility Toplofikatsia must receive BGN 100 M by Bulgaria's National Electricity Company (NEK) for the energy it has produced.

Business » Energy | April 10, 2014, Thursday // 16:06 | Viewed: 1100

LukoilBulgaria CEO Elected Bulgarian Petroleum&Gas Association Chair

The Management Board of the Bulgarian Petroleum and Gas Association (BPGA) elected Lukoil Bulgaria CEO as its Chair.

Business » Energy | April 10, 2014, Thursday // 14:57 | Viewed: 934

South Stream Transport Signs Contract for 1st Line of Offshore Section

South Stream Transport signed a contract with Saipem for the construction of the first line of the South Stream Offshore Pipeline and the micro-tunnels for the 4 pipeline strings.

Business » Energy | April 10, 2014, Thursday // 09:29 | Viewed: 1078

Chevron to Start Exploration for Shale Gas in Romania

US multinational Chevron has announced it will begin in weeks its search for shale gas near the village of Pungesti in Eastern Romania, a day after mass environmental protests.

Business » Energy | April 9, 2014, Wednesday // 17:36 | Viewed: 1225

EC Limits Green Energy Subsidies

The European Commission has decided to introduce restrictions to subsidies allocated by the bloc for production of energy from renewable sources.

Business » Energy | April 9, 2014, Wednesday // 16:50 | Viewed: 1565

Ukraine Temporarily Halts Russian Gas Imports

Ukraine will temporarily stop buying Russian gas until the price issue is settled, the country's Energy Minister Yuriy Prodan announced Wednesday.

Business » Energy | April 9, 2014, Wednesday // 14:58 | Viewed: 4303

US Company Will Look For Natural Gas Near Bulgaria's Dobrich

The US company Park Place Energy Corp. announced that it has obtained a license from Bulgaria's Ministry of Economy and Energy to explore the Vranino Block near Dobrich for natural gas.

Business » Energy | April 9, 2014, Wednesday // 13:18 | Viewed: 794

South Stream 'Could Have Crimea Threads'

Part of the South Stream gas pipeline could pass through Crimea, according to some Russian media reports confirmed by Bulgaria's Deputy Economy Minister.

Business » Energy | April 8, 2014, Tuesday // 11:38 | Viewed: 1143

CEZ Offers Settlement to Bulgaria's Energy Company

Power distributor CEZ has proposed a settlement to the Bulgarian National Electricity Company (NEK), officials from the state-owned utility announced Monday.

Business » Energy | April 7, 2014, Monday // 17:10 | Viewed: 1031

Solar Energy Producers Not Allowed into DKEVR Session

Representatives of Bulgarian Photovoltaic Association (BPA) were hindered from entering Bulgarian energy watchdog DKEVR's session on Monday.

Business » Energy | April 7, 2014, Monday // 14:07 | Viewed: 774

Watchdog Puts Off Decision on Power Distributors' Permits

Bulgarian energy watchdog DKEVR has postponed its decision whether to scrap the permits of operating power distributors.

Business » Energy | April 7, 2014, Monday // 12:08 | Viewed: 1228

Siemens to Provide Equipment for Part of South Stream

Germany's concern Siemens is to provide the electrical systems and control and measurement apparatus for the offshore section of the South Stream.

Business » Energy | April 4, 2014, Friday // 11:45 | Viewed: 1480

Bulgarian MPs Agree to Change South Stream Status

MPs approved changes to Bulgaria's Energy Law which allow for the South Stream pipeline project to go around EU legislation.

Business » Energy | April 4, 2014, Friday // 10:56 | Viewed: 1822
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