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Bulgaria to Receive Russia's Gas Price Parameters in 1 Month

By August 10, the Bulgarian state company "Bulgargaz" will receive an offer from the Russian "Gazprom" for the price parameters of the new contracts for gas supply after 2011.

Business » Energy | July 9, 2010, Friday // 18:17 | Viewed: 1514

Russia Shilly-Shally over Gas Price for Bulgaria - Minister

Representatives of Russia' s giant Gazprom have sent mixed signals during talks with a delegation of Bulgarian experts, who want to eliminate the notorious intermediaries in the purchase of natural gas from Russia and cut its price.

Business » Energy | July 9, 2010, Friday // 16:20 | Viewed: 1501

Italy's Enel: No Deal Sealed for Bulgaria's Thermal Power Plant

Italian energy giant Enel has denied reports that the sale of its stake in Bulgaria's Maritsa East 3 coal-fired power plant has been wrapped up.

Business » Energy | July 9, 2010, Friday // 14:29 | Viewed: 1993

Price of Natural Gas in Bulgaria Might Drop by 15%

The price of natural gas in Bulgaria might drop by 15% in September, the Energy Regulation Commission announced Friday.

Business » Energy | July 9, 2010, Friday // 11:45 | Viewed: 1512

Prosecution Clears Bulgaria's Ex Govt of Guilt over Gazprom Contract

A Prosecutor's Office document leaked to the Bulgarian press has cleared the former Cabinet of any accusations regarding the renegotiating of the gas supply contracts with Gazprom in 2006.

Business » Energy | July 9, 2010, Friday // 08:59 | Viewed: 1579

Bulgaria Energy Experts Negotiate Gas Price in Moscow

A delegation of Bulgarian experts will hold energy talks with giant Gazprom in Moscow in a bid to eliminate the notorious intermediaries in the purchase of natural gas from Russia and cut its price.

Business » Energy | July 8, 2010, Thursday // 09:22 | Viewed: 1366

Bulgaria, Russia Make 'Breakthrough' in South Stream Talks

Bulgaria and Russia have made important breakthroughs in the negotiations for the construction of the South Stream gas transit pipeline on Bulgarian soil, the Economy Ministry announced in a special statement.

Business » Energy | July 7, 2010, Wednesday // 20:03 | Viewed: 1797

Bulgarian Prosecution May Shy Away from Checking Gazprom Deals

Bulgaria's Prosecutors Office is not certain whether it will launch an investigation of the country's 2006 natural gas deals with Russia's Gazprom despite the request of Prime Minister Boyko Borisov.

Business » Energy | July 7, 2010, Wednesday // 18:28 | Viewed: 1349

Bulgaria, Russia to Iron Out South Stream 'Road Map' by July 16

Bulgaria and Russia will sign an agreement settling all questions about the construction of the South Stream gas transit pipeline on July 16.

Business » Energy | July 7, 2010, Wednesday // 15:22 | Viewed: 1400

Bulgaria's Solarpro Sells Malko Tarnovo Solar Park

Bulgaria's Solarpro has sold its solar park near the southeastern town of Malko Tarnovo to United Solar, the company announced.

Business » Energy | July 7, 2010, Wednesday // 10:50 | Viewed: 2240

Bulgaria to Pay EUR 280 M More for Belene NPP

Bulgaria's Finance Minister will have to pay EUR 280 M more by the middle of September for the first reactor of the "Belene" nuclear power plant, which is supposed to be ready by that time, Bulgaria's PM has announced.

Business » Energy | July 6, 2010, Tuesday // 18:31 | Viewed: 1327

Bulgaria's Energy Minister Demands Elimination of Gas Intermediaries

Traicho Traikov, Bulgaria's economy and energy minister, called Monday for elimination of notorious intermediaries in the purchase of natural gas from Russia.

Business » Energy | July 6, 2010, Tuesday // 18:08 | Viewed: 1340

Zubkov in Dismay at Gas Prices in Bulgaria

Russia's first deputy prime minister expressed his dismay at high prices of gas in Bulgaria, after meeting Bulgaria's PM Boyko Borisov Tuesday.

Business » Energy | July 6, 2010, Tuesday // 13:05 | Viewed: 1709

PM Borisov: Bulgaria to Win Big from South Stream

Bulgaria will profit well from participating in Russian South Stream gas pipeline project, said Boyko Borisov after meeting Russian deputy prime minister Viktor Zubkov in Sofia.

Business » Energy | July 6, 2010, Tuesday // 12:45 | Viewed: 1499

Melrose Resources to Target Bulgaria, Black Sea Countries

Edinburgh-based Melrose Resources has said it is to focus its oil exploration activity on prospects in Bulgaria, Romania and Turkey while it looks to pull out of the United States.

Business » Energy | July 6, 2010, Tuesday // 12:45 | Viewed: 1694

Zubkov: Bulgarian Belene NPP Is Great Project

Russia's deputy prime minister, who is Tuesday in Sofia to discuss with Bulgarian prime minister Boyko Borisov the fate of high-profile joint energy projects expressed deep satisfaction after the meeting.

Business » Energy | July 6, 2010, Tuesday // 12:25 | Viewed: 1487

Analyst: Bulgarian Govt Wants to Defend National Interest on Energy

The present Bulgarian government has expressed its clear commitment to defending national interest in energy matters and in relations between Bulgaria and Russia, said a leading Bulgarian political analyst.

Business » Energy | July 6, 2010, Tuesday // 11:37 | Viewed: 1381

Putin Sends Deputy to Bulgaria for Energy Talks

Russia’s Deputy Prime Minister Viktor Zubkov is expected to visit Bulgaria on Tuesday, July 6, for talks on the large-scale joint energy projects.

Business » Energy | July 6, 2010, Tuesday // 08:06 | Viewed: 1777

Azerbaijan Bulgaria's Real Alternative to Russian Gas - Minister

Azerbaijan is the "real alternative" natural gas supplier for Bulgaria, which gets almost 100% of its gas from Russia at present, according to Minister of Economy, Energy and Tourism, Traicho Traikov.

Business » Energy | July 3, 2010, Saturday // 12:22 | Viewed: 2057

Bulgarian Energy Minister Demands Weekly Gas Price Report

The Bulgarian Energy Minister, Traicho Traikov, has announced his intention to require a weekly report with the estimated price for natural gas by the state-owned company "Bulgargaz".

Business » Energy | July 2, 2010, Friday // 18:13 | Viewed: 1287

Bulgaria's Energy Minister Blames Predecesors for Gas Hike

Bulgaria's Energy Minister, Traicho Traikov, has accused the previous government for the current price of the natural gas, which in his words could have been 30% lower now.

Business » Energy | July 2, 2010, Friday // 13:47 | Viewed: 1391
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