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Business Representatives to Enter Company Boards of Bulgarian State-Owned Energy Firms

Representatives of the business sector will take part in the work of the company boards of all state-owned energy firms, according to a decision adopted at a meeting between Prime Minister Boyko Borisov, Energy Minister Temenuzhka Petkova, Delyan Dobrev,

Business » Energy | September 16, 2015, Wednesday // 13:06 | Viewed: 8529

Bulgaria Will Score Substantial Gain from EU Energy Union - Sefcovic

Bulgaria is among those poised to score the biggest gain from the European Energy Union in terms of energy security, improved connectedness with neighbor countries, and energy diversification, according to Maros Sefcovic, Vice President of the European Co

Business » Energy | September 15, 2015, Tuesday // 12:18 | Viewed: 4722

Control Engineering OOD To Consult Bulgaria-Serbia Gas Interconnector Project

Control Engineering OOD is to consult and conduct construction supervision activities for the Bulgaria-Serbia gas grid interconnector project, according to reports of Bulgaria’s Energy Ministry.

Business » Energy | September 15, 2015, Tuesday // 09:50 | Viewed: 4794

Bulgargaz Proposes 14.26% Cut in Q4 Gas Price 

State-owned Bulgargaz has proposed to cut natural gas price for consumers by 14.

Business » Energy | September 12, 2015, Saturday // 13:38 | Viewed: 1770

Bulgaria Businesses to Hold Nationwide Protest over Power Prices

Bulgarian employers' organizations are calling in a new protest to vent their anger at a hike in power prices for industrial consumers.

Business » Energy | September 11, 2015, Friday // 09:01 | Viewed: 4153

Gazprom Says Will Build Only Russia-Turkey Leg of Turkish Stream

Gazprom deputy head Alexander Medvedev has said the Turkish Stream project will initially be carried out only as a pipeline between Russia and Turkey.

Business » Energy | September 7, 2015, Monday // 14:25 | Viewed: 3478

Bulgarian Energy Holding Looking for EUR 650 M

The Bulgarian Energy Holding (BEH) has launched a procedure to pick a lender that would help it pay off part of its debts.

Business » Energy | September 6, 2015, Sunday // 13:50 | Viewed: 1935

Unit 6 of Bulgaria’s Kozloduy NPP Shuts Down for Planned Annual Overhaul

Unit 6 of Bulgaria’s Kozloduy Nuclear Power Plant (NPP) was shut down for a planned annual overhaul on Saturday.

Business » Energy | September 5, 2015, Saturday // 14:41 | Viewed: 1567

Bulgaria Still Pinning Hopes on Gas Hub Project with Russia

Bulgaria is seeking to reach a deal with Russia on a project that would lead to the construction of a natural gas hub on its territory, Bulgaria's Ambassador to Moscow has said.

Business » Energy | September 3, 2015, Thursday // 09:54 | Viewed: 1989

Bulgaria 'Offers Azerbaijan Energy Cooperation Package'

The Bulgarian government has unveiled a package of energy cooperation projects on which it would seek to work with Azerbaijan, Bulgaria's Ambassador to the country has said.

Business » Energy | August 31, 2015, Monday // 11:23 | Viewed: 2164

Mining Industry Accounts for 5% of Bulgaria’s GDP – Energy Minister

The mining industry generates 5% of Bulgaria’s GDP and provides jobs for over 24 000 people, according to Energy Minister Temenuzhka Petkova.

Business » Energy | August 29, 2015, Saturday // 15:40 | Viewed: 1993

Price of Natural Gas in Bulgaria May Drop by over 13.6% as of October

The price of natural gas may drop by more than 13.6% as of October, according to Ivan Ivanov, Chair of the Commission for Energy and Water Regulation (KEVR).

Business » Energy | August 27, 2015, Thursday // 12:44 | Viewed: 3246

Watchdog OKs Agreement between Bulgaria’s National Power Co, ContourGlobal Maritsa East 3 TPP

Bulgaria’s Commission for Energy and Water Regulation (KEVR) has approved the power purchase agreement between US-owned thermal power plant ContourGlobal Maritsa East 3 TPP and the National Electric Company (NEK).

Business » Energy | August 27, 2015, Thursday // 12:18 | Viewed: 1819

Bulgarian Authorities Place Seals on 660 Tonnes of Fuel amid Filling Station Probes

Bulgarian authorities have temporarily blocked the sale of a total of 660 tonnes of fuel by placing seals at filling stations amid ongoing inspections.

Business » Energy | August 27, 2015, Thursday // 08:41 | Viewed: 1732

US-owned TPP AES Bulgaria Finalizes Agreement with National Power Utility

US-owned thermal power plant AES 3C Maritza East I and Bulgaria’s National Electric Company (NEK) have finalized the agreement on amending the long-term contract for purchasing electricity generated by the TPP.

Business » Energy | August 26, 2015, Wednesday // 12:36 | Viewed: 1983

Bulgarian PM Points to Trans-Caspian Pipeline as Step Towards Energy Diversification

Bulgarian Prime Minister Boyko Borisov pointed to the Trans-Caspian gas pipeline as a possible step towards the achievement of greater energy diversification.

Business » Energy | August 25, 2015, Tuesday // 14:14 | Viewed: 3265

Bulgaria Ready to Start Building South Stream Immediately, Former Energy Minister Says  

Bulgaria is able to start building the cancelled South Stream gas pipeline project as early as tomorrow, the country’s former Energy Minister Dragomir Stoynev said on Wednesday.

Business » Energy | August 19, 2015, Wednesday // 18:24 | Viewed: 3738

Turkey Sends Turkish Stream Agreement to Russia

Turkish Minister Taner Yildiz on Wednesday told reports he has sent a draft agreement on Turkish Stream to Moscow and is now waiting for a response.

Business » Energy | August 19, 2015, Wednesday // 13:15 | Viewed: 2400

Bulgarian Energy Holding Looking for Money to Pay Debts

The Bulgarian Energy Holding (BEH) is now considering options to pay off debts to the AES and ContourGlobal thermal power plants, Bulgarian Energy Minister Temenuzhka Petkova has said.

Business » Energy | August 19, 2015, Wednesday // 11:34 | Viewed: 1744

Bulgaria 'Never Gave Up Building South Stream'

Bulgaria didn't quit the South Stream gas pipeline project, Energy Minister Temenuzhka Petkova has said.

Business » Energy | August 19, 2015, Wednesday // 09:12 | Viewed: 2503

Total Preparing to Start Drilling for Oil, Gas off Bulgarian Coast Early Next Year

France’s Total is preparing to start drilling for oil and gas off Bulgaria’s Black Sea coast in early 2016, Reuters reported.

Business » Energy | August 18, 2015, Tuesday // 16:35 | Viewed: 3455