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Bulgaria's Energy Watchdog Forecasts Another Electricity Price Hike

By the end of this year the electricity prices in Bulgaria might rise again, Ilian Iliev, member of the energy watchdog DKEVR told the Bulgarian National Television.

Business » Energy | July 8, 2014, Tuesday // 10:37 | Viewed: 878

7 Ambassadors to Bulgaria Express Concern over Energy Sector Measures

Seven ambassadors have expressed concern in a letter to the Bulgarian Parliament Speaker over restrictions proposed by the State Commission for Energy and Water Regulation (DKEVR).

Business » Energy | July 5, 2014, Saturday // 12:00 | Viewed: 1848

Ukraine Allowed to Sell Up to 49% of Gas Pipeline System

Ukraine's Parliament adopted on first reading a bill under which up to 49% of the country's gas pipeline network could be sold to foreign investors.

Business » Energy | July 4, 2014, Friday // 16:42 | Viewed: 2523

Kozloduy NPP Unit 7 Investor Agreement Implies No Commitments Yet -BEH

The strategic investor deal with US Westinghouse and Japan's Toshiba for unit 7 of the Kozloduy NPP does not entail commitments, according tо the Bulgarian Energy Holding (BEH).

Business » Energy | July 4, 2014, Friday // 11:59 | Viewed: 1572

'Gazprom Subsidiary' in Construction of Bulgaria's South Stream

Centrgaz, a subsidiary of Gazprom, could step in the construction of the South Stream pipeline's Bulgarian stretch, according to a Russian daily.

Business » Energy | July 3, 2014, Thursday // 13:17 | Viewed: 1243

South Stream Pipeline 'to Be Built Under EU Rules' - Commissioner

EU-Bulgaria dialogue on South Stream is "constructive" and "still ongoing", but the pipeline must meet EU requirements, outgoing EU Energy Commissioner said.

Business » Energy | July 2, 2014, Wednesday // 17:48 | Viewed: 1149

BGN 22 M Approved for Decommissioning of Kozloduy NPP 1-4 Units

Bulgaria's government has given green light to the Economy Ministry to spend additional BGN 22 M on decommissioning four units of the Kozloduy NPP.

Business » Energy | July 2, 2014, Wednesday // 17:23 | Viewed: 854

Energy Watchdog Raises Heating, Electricity Prices, Cuts Gas Price

Bulgaria's energy watchdog DKEVR decided to increase the electricity and central heating and hot water prices and to cut the natural gas price as of July 1.

Business » Energy | July 1, 2014, Tuesday // 10:41 | Viewed: 986

Bulgaria's Energy Watchdog to Announce Price Changes

Bulgaria's energy watchdog (DKEVR) will discuss and set price changes for the natural gas, electricity and central heating and hot water, to come into effect on July 1.

Business » Energy | June 30, 2014, Monday // 10:11 | Viewed: 4929

Germany Lowers Subsidies for 'Green' Electricity

German Parliament adopted Friday legal changes curtailing subsidies allocated to renewable energy producers.

Business » Energy | June 27, 2014, Friday // 17:07 | Viewed: 1015

South Stream to Start Deliveries on Schedule - Gazprom CEO

Gazprom chief Alexey Miller made clear that first supplies through the South Stream gas pipeline are to be in end-2015, as previously planned.

Business » Energy | June 27, 2014, Friday // 16:19 | Viewed: 1190

Gazprom Rejects 'OMV Deal' Reports

Russian Gazprom does not plan to buy a 1/4 share in Austrian oil and gas company OMV, Gazprom Deputy CEO Alexander Medvedev said Friday.

Business » Energy | June 27, 2014, Friday // 15:42 | Viewed: 1089

Gazprom 'in Talks' for 1/4 Share of Austria's OMV

Russian state-owned energy concern Gazprom has begun talks with Abu Dhabi representatives to acquire 24.

Business » Energy | June 26, 2014, Thursday // 17:15 | Viewed: 1119

Electricity Prices Might Soar from October 1 - DKEVR

Energy bills in Bulgaria might gradually go up starting October to cover deficits at the state-owned utility NEK, the state electricity regulator announced.

Business » Energy | June 26, 2014, Thursday // 13:23 | Viewed: 1059

Bulgaria's NEK Accumulated BGN 2.9 B of Debts 2010-2014

State-owned National Electricity Company (NEK) piled up debt worth BGN 2.9 B (EUR 1.45 B) in 2010-2014, energy watchdog DKEVR's chief Boyan Boev said Thursday.

Business » Energy | June 26, 2014, Thursday // 12:59 | Viewed: 764

Bulgaria to Urge Renewal of EU-Russia Dialogue on South Stream

Bulgaria's political leaders will insist that Europe continue talks with Russia over the South Stream gas pipeline on the European Council starting in Brussels Thursday.

Business » Energy | June 26, 2014, Thursday // 11:28 | Viewed: 686

Bulgarian Watchdog to Shed Light on Financial Deficit in Energy System

Bulgaria's State Commission for Energy and Water Regulation (DKEVR) will present Thursday current data on the financial deficit in the energy system.

Business » Energy | June 26, 2014, Thursday // 09:22 | Viewed: 619

Westinghouse to Own 30% of Unit 7 of Kozloduy NPP Till Completion

The US Westinghouse will own 30% of the Unit 7 of the Kozloduy NPP until the construction is completed, said the Kozloduy deputy director Alexander Nikolov.

Business » Energy | June 25, 2014, Wednesday // 15:57 | Viewed: 1484

Bulgaria's Bulgargaz Opposes 2.5% Gas Price Cut Proposal

Bulgaria's state-owned gas supplier Bulgargaz has warned that a gas price cut will put it into a difficult financial situation.

Business » Energy | June 25, 2014, Wednesday // 15:09 | Viewed: 658

Bulgarian Energy Watchdog Complains to EC about Unlawful State Aid

Bulgaria's energy watchdog has sent two complaints to the European Commission concerning unlawful State aid to two US-owned thermal power plants and to renewable energy producers.

Business » Energy | June 25, 2014, Wednesday // 13:30 | Viewed: 808

Russia: Bulgarian South Stream Section Faces no Insurmountable Issues

Russian Energy Minister Alexander Novak has expressed certainty that the problems surrounding the construction of the South Stream gas pipeline section in Bulgaria will be solved.

Business » Energy | June 25, 2014, Wednesday // 10:54 | Viewed: 1010
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