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Turkmenistan Offers Oil Drilling to US, Musters Chinese Money

Gas-rich former Soviet republic of Turkmenistan extended offers for drilling to major American gas and oil companies, according to an announcement by the Turkmen National Television.

Business » Energy | August 15, 2010, Sunday // 19:23 | Viewed: 2771

CEZ Invests in Bulgarian Mountain Resort Ribaritsa

Czech electric power utility CEZ announced a BGN 0.5 M investment in infrastructure in the resort village Ribaritsa in the Stara Planina mountains in central Bulgaria.

Business » Energy | August 15, 2010, Sunday // 18:02 | Viewed: 1690

Romania, Azerbaijan, Georgia Set for Natural Gas Summit

The presidents of Azerbaijan, Georgia, and Romania are going to meet in Baku in September as part of the three countries' joint natural gas supply project AGRI, whose realization also affects Bulgaria.

Business » Energy | August 13, 2010, Friday // 18:44 | Viewed: 2451

Bulgaria Might Reexport Natural Gas from Azerbaijan

Bulgaria might reexport some its future supplies of natural gas from Azerbaijan to other European states.

Business » Energy | August 13, 2010, Friday // 17:17 | Viewed: 2660

Bulgarian Electric Co Mulls Solution to Blackouts

Bulgaria's National Electric Company (NEK) held an emergency meeting Friday to come up with a plan for priority rehabilitation and replacement of elements of the electric power network.

Business » Energy | August 13, 2010, Friday // 12:13 | Viewed: 1278

Bulgarian Power Utility CEZ Launches Electronic Invoices

The Czech-owned power utility CEZ, one of the three major electric power suppliers in Bulgaria, will soon offer its customers the option to receive electronic invoices instead of paper ones.

Business » Energy | August 12, 2010, Thursday // 15:13 | Viewed: 1076

Gazprom: We Got Final Say on South Stream Route

Gazprom will have the final say for the South Stream route, despite Bulgaria's and Serbia's wishes, the press service of the Russian concern has told the Serbian daily "Blic".

Business » Energy | August 11, 2010, Wednesday // 10:23 | Viewed: 1771

Industry Minister: Serbia Eager for Bulgarian Belene NPP

Serbian Minister of Industry Petar Skundric told the Tanjug agency that participating in the construction of the future Belene NPP in Bulgaria will prove good for Serbia.

Business » Energy | August 10, 2010, Tuesday // 20:37 | Viewed: 2015

Zoellick: World Bank to Boost Bulgaria's Energy Security

The President of the World Bank Robert Zoellick, who is on an official visit to Bulgaria, met Tuesday with Bulgarian Minister of Economy and Energy Traicho Traikov to discuss the economic potential of Bulgaria.

Business » Energy | August 10, 2010, Tuesday // 15:38 | Viewed: 1674

Bulgarian Energy Watchdog to Check Company over Power Outage

Bulgaria's State Commission for Energy and Water Regulation (DKEVR) will check the investments by the National Electric Company (NEK) for the past four years.

Business » Energy | August 10, 2010, Tuesday // 12:39 | Viewed: 1229

Russian Press: Bulgaria, Serbia Plot behind Gazprom's Back

Serbian President, Boris Tadic, and Bulgarian Prime Minister, Boyko Borisov, agreed on the route of the South Stream gas pipeline behind Gazprom's back, the Russian newspaper Komersant writes Tuesday.

Business » Energy | August 10, 2010, Tuesday // 10:28 | Viewed: 2692

Serbia Decides on Bulgaria's Nuclear Plant in Fall

The majority in the Serbian cabinet supports the country's participation in Bulgaria's Nuclear Power Plant (NPP) project, according to the Serbian newspaper "Vecherne Novosti.

Business » Energy | August 9, 2010, Monday // 12:03 | Viewed: 1594

Energy Minister Supports Serbian Participation in Bulgarian NPP

The Serbian Minister of Mining and Energy, Petar Skundric, had offered support to his country's inclusion in the project to build a second Nuclear Power Plant (NPP) in the Bulgarian Danube town of Belene.

Business » Energy | August 7, 2010, Saturday // 17:34 | Viewed: 1713

Serbia Vows to Take Part in Bulgaria's Nuclear Plant Project

Serbia will participate in the project to build a second Nuclear Power Plant (NPP) in the Bulgarian Danube town of Belene, Prime Minister, Boyko Borisov, announced Saturday.

Business » Energy | August 7, 2010, Saturday // 13:11 | Viewed: 1996

Bulgaria, Serbia Agree on South Stream Gas Line Route

The Russian South Stream gas pipeline will pass through the town of Dimitrovgrad, Bulgaria's Prime Minister, Boyko Borisov, announced Saturday.

Business » Energy | August 7, 2010, Saturday // 12:34 | Viewed: 1878

Bulgarian Govt Grants Melrose 10 Year Gas Concession

Bulgaria's Cabinet has granted a ten-year concession for the extraction of natural gas to the UK company Melrose Resources.

Business » Energy | August 4, 2010, Wednesday // 17:25 | Viewed: 2083

Bulgaria's Energy Watchdog Head Predicts 10-15% Drop of Gas Prices

The head of the Bulgarian State Commission for Energy and Water Regulation (DKEVR) has announced that the price for natural gas may drop by 10-15% from October.

Business » Energy | August 3, 2010, Tuesday // 13:27 | Viewed: 1560

EVN Power Utility Rebuts Bulgarian Audit Results

The Austrian-owned power utility EVN had submitted written objections to the conclusions of the report of the Bulgarian State Commission for Energy and Water Regulation (DKEVR).

Business » Energy | August 3, 2010, Tuesday // 11:05 | Viewed: 1814

Minister Hopes to Start Nabucco with Bulgaria-Turkey Pipe in 1 Year

The start of the EU-sponsored gas transit pipeline Nabucco should be given with the construction of of a gas network connection between Bulgaria and Turkey within one year, according to Economy Minister Traikov.

Business » Energy | August 2, 2010, Monday // 20:06 | Viewed: 1779

Bulgarian Govt to Go for Expanding Kozloduy NPP If Belene Fails

Bulgaria is definitely going to expand its nuclear energy capacity even if the construction of the Belene NPP fails, Economy Minister Traicho Traikov has declared.

Business » Energy | August 2, 2010, Monday // 17:23 | Viewed: 1763

Bulgaria to Receive Green Energy Funding from Norway

Norway will give Bulgaria financial support for projects focused mostly on environment and energy efficiency issues.

Business » Energy | August 2, 2010, Monday // 16:23 | Viewed: 2293
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