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Balkan Gas Hub: Bulgaria Plans to Keep Ownership of Grid

Bulgarian Deputy Prime Minister Tomislav Donchev has said the state intends on retaining the ownership of the existing gas infrastructure despite offering a joint venture for the so-called Balkan Gas Hub project.

Business » Energy | September 7, 2016, Wednesday // 07:53 | Viewed: 2370

EU Commission Ready to Attend Balkan Gas Hub Talks

A EU Commission official has said Brussels stands ready to get involved in any kind of negotiations over Sofia's gas hub project.

Business » Energy | September 6, 2016, Tuesday // 12:56 | Viewed: 7122

Russia, Turkey 'in Talks' over Turkish Stream Extension to Greece

Turkey is to issue exploration permits for the Turkish Stream gas pipeline within days, Gazprom CEO Alexey Miller has said.

Business » Energy | September 6, 2016, Tuesday // 11:21 | Viewed: 2629

Bulgaria's PM Urges EU, Russia to Cooperate on Gas Hub Project

Bulgarian Prime Minister Boyko Borisov on Monday called on Brussels and Moscow to sit at the table with Sofia officials and discuss the prospects ot carry out a gas hub project on Bulgarian territory.

Business » Energy | September 6, 2016, Tuesday // 08:58 | Viewed: 2737

Russia Does Not Consider Revival of South Stream At Present

Russian Energy Minister Alexander Novak said on Saturday that the revival of the cancelled South Stream natural gas pipeline is not on Moscow’s agenda at present.

Business » Energy | September 4, 2016, Sunday // 12:05 | Viewed: 6788

Prime Minister Borisov States Bulgaria Should Pay for Belene Immediately

Prime Minister Boyko Borisov stated at a summer university meeting of the youth organisation of GERB that Bulgaria should pay the money due for Belene immediately.

Business » Energy | September 3, 2016, Saturday // 15:19 | Viewed: 7957

Nuclear Decommissioning Conference to Take Place in Sofia in December

Bulgarian Energy Minister Temenuzhka Petkova will be among the speakers at a key nuclear decommissioning and waste management conference in Sofia this year, organizers from SZ&W Group have said.

Business » Energy | September 1, 2016, Thursday // 14:59 | Viewed: 169263

Bulgaria to Present Balkan Gas Hub Options Next Week

Potential investors are to be made familiar with four options drafted by Bulgaria as it aims to launch a "gas hub" project, gas grid operator Bulgartransgaz has said.

Business » Energy | August 30, 2016, Tuesday // 11:44 | Viewed: 7823

CGN shows interest in Bulgaria's Belene Project

Bulgarian energy minister Temenuzhka Petkova has met with representatives of the China General Nuclear power Group (CGN).

Business » Energy | August 24, 2016, Wednesday // 19:33 | Viewed: 2864

Bulgaria, Azerbaijan to Discuss Expansion of Trade, Economic Links Next Month

A session of the joint Azerbaijan-Bulgaria intergovernmental commission on trade and economic cooperation is scheduled for next month in Baku, Trend news agency has reported citing a diplomatic source.

Business » Energy | August 19, 2016, Friday // 09:13 | Viewed: 2292

Bulgargaz Proposes 3.4% Increase of Gas Price for Q4 2016

Bulgargaz has proposed to increase natural gas price for consumers by 3.4% for the fourth quarter of 2016.

Business » Energy | August 14, 2016, Sunday // 09:46 | Viewed: 2162

Bulgaria PM: Belene N-Plant Should Be Built Privately with State Help

Bulgaria could find private investors to complete the ditched Belene nuclear power plant (NPP) project, with assistance from the state, Prime Minister Boyko Borisov suggested on Friday.

Business » Energy | August 13, 2016, Saturday // 11:33 | Viewed: 2129

South Stream, Turkish Stream Are No Rival Projects - Russia Energy Min

The two gas pipeline projects dubbed South Stream and Turkish Stream should are not "in opposition" to each other, Russia's Energy Minister Alexander Novak has said.

Business » Energy | August 10, 2016, Wednesday // 08:40 | Viewed: 2493

Putin Demands from Bulgaria 'Rock-Solid Guarantee' for South Stream

Russian President Vladimir has required a "rock-solid guarantee" that South Stream, if continued, would be carried through.

Business » Energy | August 9, 2016, Tuesday // 20:19 | Viewed: 3316

Russia Ready to Go On with Turkish Stream, Erdogan Says after Meeting Putin

The Turkish Stream gas pipeline project will be implemented as quickly as possible, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has made clear after a meeting with Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin in St Petersburg.

Business » Energy | August 9, 2016, Tuesday // 20:03 | Viewed: 2665

Bulgaria Invites Russian Experts for Talks over N-Plant

Bulgaria's Energy Ministry has sent a formal letter to state-owned Russian company Rosatom, inviting experts from the energy giant to the country, the ministry's press office says.

Business » Energy | August 9, 2016, Tuesday // 16:00 | Viewed: 9926

Bulgarian PM Hopes for Quick Solutions for Belene, South Stream

Prime Minister Boyko Borisov has expressed hope that the planned Bulgarian-Russian working groups on joint energy projects will quickly propose solutions for Belene and South Stream projects acceptable to both sides.

Business » Energy | August 6, 2016, Saturday // 14:37 | Viewed: 3213

Bulgaria, Russia to Set up Working Groups on Joint Energy Projects

Bulgaria’s Prime Minister Boyko Borisov and Russian President Vladimir Putin have discussed over the phone the creation of working groups to review joint energy projects, the government in Sofia announced on Friday.

Business » Energy | August 6, 2016, Saturday // 10:41 | Viewed: 3641

Bulgaria, Russia to Look into Options for the Future of Belene NPP Project

Bulgaria and Russia will establish a joint working group to consider options for the future of the abandoned Belene nuclear power plant project after the ruling of the International Court of Arbitration.

Business » Energy | July 29, 2016, Friday // 15:40 | Viewed: 4365

Bulgarian Energy Group BEH Places EUR 550 M Eurobond Issue - Minister

State-owned Bulgarian Energy Holding (BEH) has successfully placed a EUR 550 M issue of corporate bonds on international capital markets, Energy Minister Temenuzhka Petkova has announced.

Business » Energy | July 26, 2016, Tuesday // 22:23 | Viewed: 10679

Bulgaria Says Gas Link with Romania to Be Completed in Autumn 2016

Bulgaria will have its gas interconnection with neigbouring Romania completed in the autumn, Energy Minister Temenuzhka Petkova has said.

Business » Energy | July 23, 2016, Saturday // 13:25 | Viewed: 12279