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South Stream Project Will Be Carried Out, Russian Official Says

The abandoned South Stream gas pipeline project designed to pump Russian gas into Central Europe via Bulgaria "will probably be carried out," Russia's commercial attaché to Bulgaria has said.

Business » Energy | February 15, 2017, Wednesday // 08:06 | Viewed: 5798

EVN, NEK Settle Old, Multi-million Dispute

Austrian energy company EVN has reached an out-of-court settlement with the National Electric Company (NEK) on an old dispute dating back to 2012 – 2013.

Business » Energy | February 14, 2017, Tuesday // 16:26 | Viewed: 3283

Bulgargaz Demands 32.44% Increase in Gas Prices

Bulgaria's state-owned gas supplier has announced the prices of natural gas will have to go up by nearly a third as of April this year.

Business » Energy | February 13, 2017, Monday // 09:25 | Viewed: 3282

No Risk of Nuclear Pollution After Blast at French NPP

French authorities have announced that there is no danger of nuclear pollution after the explosion which took place at the nuclear power plant in northwestern France before noon on Thursday.

Business » Energy | February 9, 2017, Thursday // 15:41 | Viewed: 15016

EU Commission Questions Bulgaria's Move to Halt Electricity Exports in January

The European Commission will review a decision of Bulgaria to stop exporting electricity on January 13, an official has said.

Business » Energy | February 9, 2017, Thursday // 10:53 | Viewed: 3177

EC To Conduct Market Survey Before Deciding on Gazprom Fine

The European Commission will conduct a market survey before deciding finally whether to fine Russian company Gazprom or make a deal with it, stated European Commissioner for Competition Margrethe Vestager.

Business » Energy | February 8, 2017, Wednesday // 17:44 | Viewed: 12432

Reshuffles in Bulgaria's Energy Ventures

The Bulgarian Energy Holding (BEH) has embarked on massive overhauls in the management of key state-owned energy companies.

Business » Energy | February 8, 2017, Wednesday // 08:40 | Viewed: 2980

Putin Seals Turkish Stream Pipeline Deal

Russian President Vladimir Putin has signed a federal law ratifying the agreement between Moscow and Ankara on building Turkish Stream pipeline.

Business » Energy | February 8, 2017, Wednesday // 07:44 | Viewed: 12945

Bulgaria to Renew Electricity Exports

Electricity exports from Bulgaria to neighbouring countries will continue as of 01:00 local time (EET) on February 09, the Energy Ministry says.

Business » Energy | February 8, 2017, Wednesday // 07:17 | Viewed: 9143

Putin Promises Hungary Funds for Paks NPP

Russia is ready to finance fully the expansion of the only nuclear power plant in Hungary, stated Russian President Vladimir Putin after meeting Hungary’s PM Viktor Orban in Budapest, cited by RIA Novosti.

Business » Energy | February 4, 2017, Saturday // 15:02 | Viewed: 9664

Bulgaria 'Lacked the Manliness' to Build South Stream, Putin Says

Russian President Putin said on Thursday his country didn't feel offended about Bulgaria and other countries' decision not to carry through the South Stream gas pipeline project due to their lack of "manliness".

Business » Energy | February 3, 2017, Friday // 10:36 | Viewed: 6556

Moscow: Hungary Could Join North Stream, Turkish Stream

In the near future, Hungary could join the projects of Gazprom North stream and Turkish Stream, announced Yuri Ushakov, aide to Russia’s President on the eve of Putin’s visit to Budapest.

Business » Energy | February 1, 2017, Wednesday // 20:12 | Viewed: 3347

Russia’s Federation Council Approves Turkish Stream Law

The Federation Council of Russia has approved the law for the ratification of the agreement between the governments of Russia and Turkey on the Turkish Stream pipeline.

Business » Energy | February 1, 2017, Wednesday // 17:00 | Viewed: 2610

CEZ Mulls Selling its Business in Bulgaria

Czech-based holding CEZ said late in January it considered withdrawing from the Bulgarian market.

Business » Energy | February 1, 2017, Wednesday // 09:49 | Viewed: 7158

Restrictions on Electricity Sales by Kozloduy NPP, Maritsa Iztok, NEK Lifted

The restrictions on the quantities of electricity which state enterprises Kozloduy NPP, Maritsa Iztok 2 and National Electricity Company (NEK) may sell on the Bulgarian Energy Exchange have been lifted.

Business » Energy | January 31, 2017, Tuesday // 19:36 | Viewed: 1988

Bulgaria Can Negotiate With Russia, EU on Turkish Stream Pipeline

Bulgaria can negotiate with Russia and the EU for the laying of one of the pipelines of Turkish Stream through its territory, said Russian expert Konstantin Simonov, head of the Fund for National and Energy Security.

Business » Energy | January 28, 2017, Saturday // 16:40 | Viewed: 5147

Bulgaria's Public Gas Supplier to Have New CEO

Stoyan Yanchev will be the new Chief Executive Offier of Bulgargaz, the country's public natural gas supplier, the Bulgarian National Radio reports.

Business » Energy | January 26, 2017, Thursday // 07:38 | Viewed: 2704

Bulgaria's Energy System Stable, Minister Says

Outgoing Bulgarian Energy Minister Temenuzhka Petkova on Monday dispelled claims the country is facing an electricity crisis.

Business » Energy | January 23, 2017, Monday // 17:55 | Viewed: 2463

EU Energy Commissioner Negotiates Key Energy Projects With Greek Govt

European Commissioner for Climate Action and Energy Miguel Arias Cañete is in Athens where he is holding negotiations with the Greek government on key energy projects.

Business » Energy | January 20, 2017, Friday // 15:47 | Viewed: 6120

Bulgaria, Serbia to Ink Gas Interconnector MoU

Bulgaria and Serbia's Energy Ministers are to sign a Memorandum of Understanding on the construction of a gas link between the two countries, Bulgarian officials say.

Business » Energy | January 19, 2017, Thursday // 12:29 | Viewed: 3281

License for Kozloduy's Fifth Unit To Be Issued by September

The Bulgarian Nuclear Regulatory Agency is expected to complete the evaluation of the documentation and issue a license for the Fifth Unit of the Kozloduy NPP by September 2017, which will allow the unit to operate for another ten years, announced the cha

Business » Energy | January 17, 2017, Tuesday // 17:37 | Viewed: 2462
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