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Charles Street: No Decision Yet on Bulgarian Deal

Charles Street Capital has announced that no firm decisions have been made on a deal to acquire uranium assets in Bulgaria.

Business » Energy | September 18, 2010, Saturday // 10:35 | Viewed: 1289

Turkmenistan Boost for Nabucco Poses Threat to South Stream

Turkmenistan will be supplying natural gas for the EU-sponsored Nabucco transit pipeline, the country's President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov has promised.

Business » Energy | September 17, 2010, Friday // 18:19 | Viewed: 2332

Bulgarian Economy Minister Woos Investors in Canada

Bulgarian Minister of Economy and Energy Traicho Traikov is on official visit to Canada, where he took part in the 21st World Energy Congress in Montreal.

Business » Energy | September 16, 2010, Thursday // 16:17 | Viewed: 1760

Sofia Seeks Chinese Partner for Debt-Ridden Heating Utility

Sofia deputy mayor has briefed the Governor of the Chinese province of Guangdong Wang Yang about the opportunities for Chinese investments in a cogeneration facility in the heating utility Toplofikatsiya Sofia.

Business » Energy | September 15, 2010, Wednesday // 19:42 | Viewed: 1652

Bulgarian President Woos Chinese Nuclear Energy Funding

Bulgarian President Georgi Parvanov and the Governor of the Chinese province of Guangdong Wang Yang discussed opportunities for Chinese investment in Bulgarian nuclear energy.

Business » Energy | September 15, 2010, Wednesday // 10:03 | Viewed: 2886

EVN Starts Construction of New Electric, Heating Plant in Bulgaria

Bulgaria's Prime Minister Boyko Borissov and Lower Austria Chancellor Erwin Proell broke ground Monday for a new co-generation facility in Plovdiv, Southern Bulgaria.

Business » Energy | September 13, 2010, Monday // 18:52 | Viewed: 1956

CEZ Power Utility Pleas Bulgarian Institutions to Counter Theft

Bulgarian institutions must get involved in the serious problem of cable theft from electric posts, according to Yan Vavera, Regional Manager for Bulgaria of the Czech-owned power utility, CEZ.

Business » Energy | September 13, 2010, Monday // 14:06 | Viewed: 1559

Bulgaria PM Breaks Ground for New Cogeneration Plant

Bulgaria's Prime Minister Boyko Borissov and Lower Austria Governor Erwin Proell will break ground for a new co-generation facility in Plovdiv, Southern Bulgaria.

Business » Energy | September 13, 2010, Monday // 10:00 | Viewed: 1435

Bulgarian Economy Minister Heads for World Energy Congress in Montreal

Bulgaria's Minister of Economy, Energy, and Tourism, Traicho Traikov, is taking part in the 21st World Energy Congress in Montreal, Canada.

Business » Energy | September 12, 2010, Sunday // 12:38 | Viewed: 1620

Macedonia Wants to Become Gas Transit Center, Eyes Nabucco

Authorities in Macedonia are seriously looking into opportunities for the country to join Nabucco, according to Minister of Economy Fatmir Besimi, quoted by Macedonian daily Vecer.

Business » Energy | September 11, 2010, Saturday // 12:12 | Viewed: 1924

Bulgaria's Bulgargaz Offers Lower Gas Price for Q4

The Bulgarian state owned company "Bulgargaz" has offered a 1,36% decrease pf the price for natural gas for the fourth quarter of 2010.

Business » Energy | September 9, 2010, Thursday // 19:20 | Viewed: 1702

Bulgaria 'Present' at Russian Pipeline Meeting Unbeknownst to Govt

Bulgaria appeared to have been represented at a Wednesday's meeting in Moscow on the fate of the Burgas-Alexandroupolis oil pipeline in spite of earlier denial by the Finance Ministry.

Business » Energy | September 8, 2010, Wednesday // 18:46 | Viewed: 1811

Sofia Unaware of Moscow Wed Meeting over Oil Pipeline

Bulgaria's finance ministry has denied their representatives are expected in Moscow on September 8 for talks on the construction of the Burgas-Alexandroupolis oil pipeline.

Business » Energy | September 8, 2010, Wednesday // 10:17 | Viewed: 1405

Bulgaria, Romania Mull Joint Hydropower, Nabucco Efforts

Bulgarian and Romanian government representatives met in Bucharest and reached agreements on a number of joint energy pursuits, reported Mediafax.ro quoting the Romanian Ministry of Economy.

Business » Energy | September 7, 2010, Tuesday // 13:43 | Viewed: 1722

Financial Appraisal Deal Brings Nabucco Closer to Securing Funding

The shareholders and project company of Nabucco have singed a mandate letter with three international financial institutions for the appraisal of the future pipeline, which has been hailed as a key step forward.

Business » Energy | September 6, 2010, Monday // 19:33 | Viewed: 2494

Bulgaria to Get BGN 41 M Dividend from Power Utility CEZ

The Bulgarian government is going to receive a dividend of BGN 41 M from the Czech-owned power utility CEZ Bulgaria.

Business » Energy | September 6, 2010, Monday // 17:59 | Viewed: 1650

Italy's Enel to Sell Bulgarian Power Plant in Fall 2010

CEO of Enel SpA, Fulvio Conti, has said the Italian company will sell its stake in Bulgaria's Maritsa East 3 power plant in the fall of 2010.

Business » Energy | September 5, 2010, Sunday // 12:59 | Viewed: 2043

Russian President Replaces Rosneft CEO - Report

Russian President Dmitri Medvedev had ordered the cabinet to nominate Eduard Khudaynatov for President of Rosneft, the Russian information agency RIA Novosti reports, citing a Kremlin spokesperson.

Business » Energy | September 4, 2010, Saturday // 18:52 | Viewed: 1917

Bulgarian President Mysteriously Certain of Bright Future for Belene NPP

Bulgaria has come very close to the construction of its second nuclear power plant in Belene, according to President Georgi Parvanov.

Business » Energy | September 3, 2010, Friday // 21:33 | Viewed: 1900

Russia, Turkey Fall Out over Samsun-Ceyhan Oil Pipeline Project

Russia and Turkey will be starting their negotiations for the construction of the Samsun-Ceyhan oil pipeline from scratch because of disagreements, announced Russian company Transneft.

Business » Energy | September 3, 2010, Friday // 18:57 | Viewed: 3594

Bulgaria Opposition Slams EVN Stake in Hydro Project

Bulgaria's left-wing opposition have harshly criticized an agreement under which Austrian utility EVN acquired a majority stake in the hydro project on the Arda river, known as Gorna Arda.

Business » Energy | September 3, 2010, Friday // 16:56 | Viewed: 1698