Russia and Bulgaria will create a joint company for the execution of the South Stream gas pipeline project, announced Bulgarian energy minister Traikov Friday after negotiations with a Russian delegation headed by his Russian counterpart Shmatko.
Bulgarian President Georgi Parvanov expressed support Friday for the government's recent steps in fleshing out agreements on joint energy projects with Russia.
The Brussels police has forced the Bulgarian nuclear physicist Georgi Kotev, who has announced a hunger-strike, to leave the park in which he has positioned his tent.
The Russian Energy Minister Sergey Shmatko will meet Friday with his Bulgarian counterpart, Traicho Traikov, to discuss the "road map" for the South Stream gas pipeline project.
The leader of the Bulgarian Socialist Party, Sergey Stanishev, has announced that Bulgarian is gaining more than BGN 20 B from its energy contracts with Russia.
The Russian "Transneft" is negotiating Thursday with Bulgaria the Burgas-Alexandroupolis oil line project, according to the Russian news agency RIA Novosti, cited by the Bulgarian Dnevnik.
Representatives of Bulgaria and Russia are going to discuss details on the road map for the South Stream gas pipeline project Friday.
Two US companies have expressed interest in drilling for shale gas in Bulgaria, the Ministry of Economy, Energy and Tourism announced.
Mitsubishi Heavy Industries has transferred carbon credit from its Kaliakra Wind Farm in Bulgaria to Japan.
The gas distribution holdings in Bulgaria work with a surcharge by 6,5% to 6,7% , while the surcharge by the Bulgarian state company "Bulgargaz" is only 1,5%, the company's executive director has announced.
Bulgaria's Prime Minister, Boyko Borisov, announced Wednesday the report of the country's energy watchdog about the three foreign-owned electric power utilities will be sent to the Chief Prosecutor.
Russia's Gazprom aims to weaken Nabucco by luring German utility RWE into joining its South Stream gas pipeline project, Russian Kommersant newspaper reported.
Bulgaria's economy minister has invited Canadian companies to apply for deep drilling a day after Chevron Corp said it is interested in extracting shale gas in the country.
German papers Handelsblatt and Die Welt write Tuesday that Russian energy giant is taking concrete steps to hinder the completion of EU gas pipeline Nabucco.
Тhe Bulgarian State Commission for Energy Regulation's chair Angel Semerdzhiev announced Tuesday that no violations are present in the way prices for natural gas are formed in the country.
The Bulgarian state energy regulator will impose fines on electrical energy power utilities based on results from the regulatory audit it conducted.
The US ambassador to Bulgaria James Warlick gave an official presentation Tuesday of American company Chevron, which has expressed interest in drilling for shale gas in the country.
Czech-owned power utility CEZ claimed Tuesday that the actions of Bulgarian state regulator foster unjustified "public pressure" on their businesses
German utility RWE will consider Russia's Gazprom offer for joining its South Stream gas pipeline project, the company announced after the German daily Handelsblatt broke the news, citing unnamed insiders.
Electrical power utilities working in Bulgaria have engaged in non-market behavior and committed a number of regulatory violations, the state energy watchdog announced in its conclusive audit findings.
Serbian President Boris Tadic is expected to discuss the country's participation in Bulgaria's second nuclear power plant of Belene during his upcoming visit to Sofia on Friday.
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