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Reactors at Bulgaria's Kozloduy Nuclear Plant 'among Most Dangerous in Europe'

Reactors at the Kozloduy nuclear power plant in Bulgaria are considered to be among the most dangerous in Europe, a report at German daily Der Tagesspiegel [DE] reads.

Business » Energy | March 15, 2016, Tuesday // 13:13 | Viewed: 4913

Gazprom Worried over Possible Delay in Payment from SE Europe

Russian energy giant Gazprom believes Bulgaria, Greece, Macedonia and Serbia might put off payment for gas, oil and other kinds of fuels or not pay at all, Russian newspaper Vedomosti reports.

Business » Energy | March 15, 2016, Tuesday // 11:22 | Viewed: 4425

Bulgargaz Proposes to Energy Regulator to Cut Gas Price by 23% for Q2

Bulgargaz has proposed to cut natural gas price for consumers by 23.

Business » Energy | March 12, 2016, Saturday // 00:50 | Viewed: 4641

Bulgarian Foreign Minister Denies Russian Media Report of Push to Restart South Stream

Bulgaria is holding no talks for the restart of the abandoned South Stream gas pipeline project, Foreign Minister Daniel Mitov has said, dismissing a Russian media report that the Bulgarian authorities were pushing hard for new negotiations.

Business » Energy | March 11, 2016, Friday // 16:25 | Viewed: 5024

Bulgaria, Azerbaijan Presidents Discuss Energy Cooperation

Bulgarian President Rosen Plevneliev has told Azerbaijani counterpart Ilham Aliyev that his country has advanced in the construction of gas links with neighboring states.

Business » Energy | March 11, 2016, Friday // 09:08 | Viewed: 4598

Russia Claims Bulgaria Actively Seeking New South Stream Talks

Bulgarian authorities are pushing hard for new negotiations on the South Stream pipeline project, a Russian Deputy Energy Minister has said.

Business » Energy | March 10, 2016, Thursday // 15:57 | Viewed: 6025

Bulgaria’s BEH Ranks First Lending Offer of Banca IMI-Bank of China-J.P. Morgan

State-owned Bulgarian Energy Holding (BEH) group has said that it will invite a consortium of Ваnса IMI, Bank of China and J.P. Morgan Securities for talks on extending bridge financing of up to EUR 650 M to its indebted subsidiary NEK.

Business » Energy | March 9, 2016, Wednesday // 19:11 | Viewed: 5998

Iran, Bulgaria Discuss Gas Deliveries Options

Iranian and Bulgarian officials discussed opportunities for gas supplies from the Islamic Republic, at an intergovernmental meeting in Tehran on Wednesday.

Business » Energy | March 9, 2016, Wednesday // 13:33 | Viewed: 4353

Eight Banks Place Binding Offers to Lend up to EUR 650 M to Bulgaria’s BEH

Eight banks grouped in two consortia have submitted binding offers to extend bridge financing of up to EUR 650 M in total to the state-owned Bulgarian Energy Holding (BEH) group.

Business » Energy | February 26, 2016, Friday // 18:05 | Viewed: 5260

Bulgarian Energy Minister Foresees Decrease in Electricity Prices

Bulgarian Energy Minister Temenuzhka Petkova is predicting a possible decrease in the prices of electricity due to the falling prices of natural gas.

Business » Energy | February 26, 2016, Friday // 12:12 | Viewed: 5501

Bulgaria Considers Israel to Be Potential Gas Source - Deputy PM

Bulgarian Deputy Prime Minister Tomislav Donchev has told an Israeli economic official that Sofia deems the Middle Eastern country a potential source of gas supplies.

Business » Energy | February 25, 2016, Thursday // 12:28 | Viewed: 5086

Russia 'Mulls Directing Part of New Gas Project to Bulgaria'

Pipes purchased for the abandoned South Stream project are "enough" to lay the first and part of the second line of IGTI Poseidon, Gazprom's newest venture possibly involving Bulgaria, a Russian daily has claimed.

Business » Energy | February 25, 2016, Thursday // 11:55 | Viewed: 5916

Gazprom Announces New Gas Supply Route under Black Sea

Russian energy giant Gazprom has said it signed a memorandum with Italy's Edison SpA and Greece's DEPA SA on gas deliveries.

Business » Energy | February 24, 2016, Wednesday // 22:31 | Viewed: 7475

Shell to Explore Bulgaria’s Offshore Silistar Gas Field

Shell Exploration and Production BV, part of the Royal Dutch Shell Group, will explore Bulgaria's offshore Silistar 1-14 block for oil and natural gas deposits.

Business » Energy | February 23, 2016, Tuesday // 14:01 | Viewed: 5405

Bulgaria Govt, Shell to Sign Gas Exploration Agreement

Bulgaria and Shell are set to sign an agreement for offshore gas exploration on Tuesday, the government has announced.

Business » Energy | February 23, 2016, Tuesday // 08:45 | Viewed: 4652

Lukoil in Talks to Deliver Iranian Crude to Its Bulgaria, Italy Refineries

Lukoil's Vice President Vladimir Nekrasov has said the company is negotiating with Iranian authorities on the supply of Iranian crude oil to refineries in Bulgaria, Romania, and Italy.

Business » Energy | February 17, 2016, Wednesday // 07:40 | Viewed: 6179

Bulgargaz Proposes to Cut Gas Price by One-fifth for Q2’2016

Bulgargaz has proposed to cut natural gas price for consumers by 20.64% for the second quarter of 2016 due to expected drop in the price of gas supplies.

Business » Energy | February 11, 2016, Thursday // 10:16 | Viewed: 4157

Petyo Ivanov to Replace Jacklen Cohen as Head of Bulgarian Energy Holding

Jacklen Cohen, head of Bulgarian Energy Holding (BEH) company, has been dropped from the board of directors of the state-owned group, the Energy Ministry has announced.

Business » Energy | February 9, 2016, Tuesday // 21:12 | Viewed: 4591

Bulgarian MPs Reject Proposal to Renew Construction of South Stream

Bulgarian MPs rejected on Wednesday a proposal submitted by nationalist opposition Ataka party to renew activities related to the construction of the South Stream natural gas pipeline.

Business » Energy | February 3, 2016, Wednesday // 11:30 | Viewed: 7389

Italy's Saipem Takes Gazprom to Court over South Stream Demise

Saipem, the Italian pipe-laying company that was to take part in the construction of South Stream, has filed an arbitration claim against Gazprom, a Russian business daily reports citing court documents.

Business » Energy | February 1, 2016, Monday // 10:24 | Viewed: 6634

Bulgaria Energy Min Denies 'Plans to Circumvent Ukraine Gas Routes'

The Balkan gas hub project put forward by Bulgaria is not aimed at going around Ukraine's gas transportation network, Energy Minister Temenuzhka Petkova said on Saturday.

Business » Energy | January 30, 2016, Saturday // 14:42 | Viewed: 4949