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South Stream 'Could Have Crimea Threads'

Part of the South Stream gas pipeline could pass through Crimea, according to some Russian media reports confirmed by Bulgaria's Deputy Economy Minister.

Business » Energy | April 8, 2014, Tuesday // 11:38 | Viewed: 1143

CEZ Offers Settlement to Bulgaria's Energy Company

Power distributor CEZ has proposed a settlement to the Bulgarian National Electricity Company (NEK), officials from the state-owned utility announced Monday.

Business » Energy | April 7, 2014, Monday // 17:10 | Viewed: 1031

Solar Energy Producers Not Allowed into DKEVR Session

Representatives of Bulgarian Photovoltaic Association (BPA) were hindered from entering Bulgarian energy watchdog DKEVR's session on Monday.

Business » Energy | April 7, 2014, Monday // 14:07 | Viewed: 774

Watchdog Puts Off Decision on Power Distributors' Permits

Bulgarian energy watchdog DKEVR has postponed its decision whether to scrap the permits of operating power distributors.

Business » Energy | April 7, 2014, Monday // 12:08 | Viewed: 1228

Siemens to Provide Equipment for Part of South Stream

Germany's concern Siemens is to provide the electrical systems and control and measurement apparatus for the offshore section of the South Stream.

Business » Energy | April 4, 2014, Friday // 11:45 | Viewed: 1480

Bulgarian MPs Agree to Change South Stream Status

MPs approved changes to Bulgaria's Energy Law which allow for the South Stream pipeline project to go around EU legislation.

Business » Energy | April 4, 2014, Friday // 10:56 | Viewed: 1822

Ukraine 'Ready to Receive' Loan from Russia

Ukraine is ready to accept a loan from Russia in order to pay its debt to Gazprom, the country's Energy and Coal Industry Minister Yuriy Prodan announced.

Business » Energy | April 3, 2014, Thursday // 18:08 | Viewed: 5020

Russia Announces Second Gas Price Hike for Ukraine

Russia will raise the price of gas for Ukraine to USD 485 per 1000 cubic meters.

Business » Energy | April 3, 2014, Thursday // 17:08 | Viewed: 5779

Bulgarian MPs to Discuss Provisions Favoring South Stream Gas Pipeline

Bulgaria's Parliament will hold a first-reading discussion of a set of amendments to the Energy Act concerning the South Stream gas pipeline project.

Business » Energy | April 3, 2014, Thursday // 10:33 | Viewed: 1346

Power Distributors in Bulgaria Demand Price Hike

Three power distributors operating in Bularia have demanded an increase in prices starting July 2014.

Business » Energy | April 2, 2014, Wednesday // 18:11 | Viewed: 1061

Bulgaria to Become Major Gas producer in Europe: Ex-PM

Former Prime Minister Boyko Borisov has predicted that Bulgaria will become a major producer of gas in Europe.

Business » Energy | April 2, 2014, Wednesday // 11:55 | Viewed: 1035

EC Questioning Bulgaria Over 'South Stream' Ammendment

The European Commission has requested clarification from Bulgaria regarding a proposed ammendment to the Energy Act.

Business » Energy | March 29, 2014, Saturday // 16:23 | Viewed: 2438

Bulgaria's NEK Also Indebted to Varna Thermal Station

Varna's Thermal Power Station is still waiting for BGN 35.4 M of payments by Bulgarian State Electricity Company (NEK).

Business » Energy | March 28, 2014, Friday // 16:13 | Viewed: 1199

Bulgaria to Take Part in Project for Floating LNG Terminal near Kavala

Bulgaria will participate in the construction of a floating liquefied natural gas terminal near the Greek city of Kavala in a bid to secure constant access to natural gas.

Business » Energy | March 28, 2014, Friday // 13:48 | Viewed: 1521

Bulgaria PM:Southern Gas Corridor Essential for Energy Diversification

The Southern Gas Corridor is an important step towards energy diversification in the entire southeastern European region, according to Bulgarian Prime Minister Plamen Oresharski.

Business » Energy | March 28, 2014, Friday // 12:10 | Viewed: 1033

Bulgaria's CPC Accuses Bulgargaz Of Abuse Of Dominant Position

Bulgaria's Competition Protection Commission (CPC) accused the natural gas distributor Bulgargaz of abuse of dominant position.

Business » Energy | March 27, 2014, Thursday // 16:14 | Viewed: 947

Varna Thermal Plant "To Close", Employees Set to Go on Strike

All 316 employees of the thermal power station in Bulgaria's city of Varna are going out on strike.

Business » Energy | March 27, 2014, Thursday // 15:32 | Viewed: 1199

New EU Program to Cover Energy-Efficient Building Costs in Bulgaria

Some 25% of buildings can become energy efficient by 2020 if Bulgaria absorbs the next programming period funds, according to Regional Development Minister Desislava Terzieva.

Business » Energy | March 27, 2014, Thursday // 14:14 | Viewed: 849

Half a Million Bulgarians Barely Pay Electricity Bills

Around 500 000 Bulgarians find it difficult to pay their electricity bills, an expert at a Bulgarian energy trade union said.

Business » Energy | March 27, 2014, Thursday // 13:01 | Viewed: 690

Bulgarian MPs Adopt Incentives for Small, Rooftop Power Plants

Bulgaria's Parliament adopted incentives for small and rooftop power plants with a capacity of up to 30 KW.

Business » Energy | March 27, 2014, Thursday // 10:50 | Viewed: 738

Power Distributor Energo-Pro Also Takes Bulgaria to Court

Energo-Pro has become the second power distributor to sue Bulgaria at the World Bank's arbitrary court.

Business » Energy | March 26, 2014, Wednesday // 14:47 | Viewed: 1136
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