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Bulgaria Ex-Energy Min 'Indicted over Abeyance'

Former Bulgarian Economy and Energy Minister Traycho Traykov says he was indicted on charges of willful abeyance late last year.

Business » Energy | January 2, 2017, Monday // 11:30 | Viewed: 1957

Overgas Signs New Supply Contract with Bulgargaz

Bulgaria's biggest private gas supplier Overgas has signed a new deliveries contract that gives it gas from the biggest state company.

Business » Energy | December 31, 2016, Saturday // 11:27 | Viewed: 1841

Bulgaria Raising Gas Price by Nearly 5%

Natural gas will become more expensive as of January 01, but the increase will be much lower than what state-owned supplier Bulgargaz wanted, Bulgaria's energy watchdog has ruled.

Business » Energy | December 30, 2016, Friday // 12:52 | Viewed: 2148

Interfax: Millions Paid by Bulgaria Are Rosatom's Greatest Success in 2016

The arbitration suit which Rosatom won against Bulgaria has been pointed out as the greatest success of the Russian state corporation in 2016.

Business » Energy | December 27, 2016, Tuesday // 15:27 | Viewed: 2034

Bulgarian Energy Watchdog Keeps Heating Price Unchanged

“I can state unequivocally that there will be no change in the price of heating energy for the consumers of heating energy as of January 1, 2017,” announced the chairman of the Energy and Water Regulatory Commission (KEVR) Ivan Ivanov, reported BGNES.

Business » Energy | December 27, 2016, Tuesday // 14:43 | Viewed: 2251

Bulgargaz To Lose BGN 34 M If KEVR Confirms Decision on Gas Price

Bulgargaz expects a loss of BGN 34 M if the Energy and Water Regulatory Commission (KEVR) confirms the decision of the working group on the price of natural gas as of January 1, 2017, said the head of directorate Licensing Activity during an open meeting

Business » Energy | December 27, 2016, Tuesday // 13:39 | Viewed: 1604

Russia Covers Nearly 1/3 of Europe's Gas Consumption in 2016

Russia has covered nearly one-third of the consumption of gas in Europe in 2016 – a record level reached in spite of tensions between Russia and the EU, announced representatives of Gazprom, cited by AFP.

Business » Energy | December 27, 2016, Tuesday // 11:12 | Viewed: 1639

KEVR To Discuss 5% Increase in Gas Prices as of 2017

The price of natural gas should be increased by 5% as of the beginning of next year.

Business » Energy | December 27, 2016, Tuesday // 09:33 | Viewed: 1853

World Bank OKs USD 800 M Loan for TANAP Gas Project

The World Bank gas granted a total of USD 800 M in loans to Turkey and Azerbaijan for the Trans-Anatolian Natural Gas Pipeline (TANAP), Anadolu Agency reports.

Business » Energy | December 21, 2016, Wednesday // 11:48 | Viewed: 1403

Gas Prices in Bulgaria to Go Up 5% as of January

Bulgaria's energy watchdog KEVR has adopted a modest increase in gas prices as of January 01, 2017.

Business » Energy | December 20, 2016, Tuesday // 07:53 | Viewed: 2074

Gazprom Increases Gas Deliveries to Europe by 12%

In the period January 1 –December 15, Gazprom increased gas deliveries to countries outside the Commonwealth of Independent States by 11.

Business » Energy | December 18, 2016, Sunday // 15:32 | Viewed: 2261

Industrial and Commercial Bank of China Interested in Financing Belene NPP

The Industrial and Commercial Bank of China is interested in financing a commercial project for the construction of the Belene NPP, reported the government press centre.

Business » Energy | December 14, 2016, Wednesday // 12:29 | Viewed: 2353

Bulgaria Pays Off Belene Nuclear Plant Debt

Bugaria's state-owned electricity utility company has transferred the entire sum of its debt to Russia's Atomstroyexport owned over the Belene nuclear project, officials say.

Business » Energy | December 9, 2016, Friday // 15:10 | Viewed: 2448

Bulgaria, Slovakia, Lithuania 'Can Be Centers of Excellence for Nuclear Decommissioning'

Bulgaria, Slovakia and Lithuania have the chance to become centers of excellence and nuclear decommissioning experience if they manage to decommission their closed nuclear units in a timely manner and complying with the envisaged costs, a European Bank fo

Business » Energy | December 8, 2016, Thursday // 16:15 | Viewed: 7534

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 | December 7, 2016, Wednesday // 10:28 | Viewed: 2947

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: 2704

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: 2995

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: 2395

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: 11441

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: 2299

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: 2384
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