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Bulgaria Halts Electricity Exports

By order of Energy Minister Temenuzhka Petkova, exports of electricity from Bulgaria have been stopped as of 01:00 on Friday.

Business » Energy | January 13, 2017, Friday // 10:00 | Viewed: 5649

CPC's Nenkova: EVN Deal Was Made at Market Prices

The deal with the minority package of the two ventures of the electricity distribution company EVN-Bulgaria was made on the stock exchange at market prices.

Business » Energy | January 12, 2017, Thursday // 17:51 | Viewed: 2295

Bulgaria to Halt Electricity Exports on Friday

Bulgaria will halt the exports of electricity as of 01:00 (EET) on Friday, the Energy Ministry says.

Business » Energy | January 12, 2017, Thursday // 08:06 | Viewed: 5809

Bulgaria's Energy Min Entrusted with Signing Serbia Gas Link MoU

The Bulgarian government has tasked outgoing Energy Minister Temenuzhka Petkova with signing a Memorandum of Understanding on the gas interconnector with Serbia.

Business » Energy | January 11, 2017, Wednesday // 14:48 | Viewed: 2127

Bulgarian MPs Reject Proposal to Revive Belene Nuclear Project

Lawmakers in Bulgaria have turned down a proposal to scrap a ban on proceeding with the construction of Belene nuclear power plant (NPP).

Business » Energy | January 11, 2017, Wednesday // 10:55 | Viewed: 5376

Heavy Snow Cuts 117 Bulgarian Villages Off from Power

As many as 117 towns and villages have been left cut off from the power supplies due to severe weather conditions in Eastern Bulgaria, the outgoing Energy Minister has said.

Business » Energy | January 11, 2017, Wednesday // 08:07 | Viewed: 4114

Record-High Electricity Consumption in Bulgaria

All necessary measures for preventing power cuts and limited supply of electricity have been taken, announced outgoing energy Minister Temenuzhka Petkova.

Business » Energy | January 10, 2017, Tuesday // 18:11 | Viewed: 4897

Romania Turns Down Emergency Power Supply Request from Bulgaria

Bulgaria on Monday demanded electricity supplies from Romania but the request was refused, local media quote Romanian officials as saying.

Business » Energy | January 10, 2017, Tuesday // 08:38 | Viewed: 6922

Russia to Guarantee Belene Nuclear Reactors Are Properly Stored

Russian energy giant Rosatom will ensure that reactors for the abandoned Belene nuclear power plant (NPP) will be properly stored after being received by Bulgaria, media outlets report.

Business » Energy | January 9, 2017, Monday // 14:21 | Viewed: 5523

Need for Belene To Be Analysed by Bulgarian Academy of Sciences

Next week, Bulgaria’s Energy Ministry will sign a contract with the Bulgarian Academy of Sciences for the preparation of an analysis as to whether Bulgaria needs new nuclear capacity, as understood by the statement of outgoing Minister Petkova on bTV on T

Business » Energy | January 5, 2017, Thursday // 11:48 | Viewed: 5205

Prosecutors Elaborate on Abeyance Allegations for Bulgarian ex-Energy Min

The indictment of Traycho Traykov, a former Economy and Energy Minister, is on abeyance that brought BGN 20.8 M in damages from the state, the prosecuting authorities say.

Business » Energy | January 3, 2017, Tuesday // 14:28 | Viewed: 4733

Bulgaria's Prosecution Confirms Indictment of Ex-Energy Minister

Former Bulgarian Economy and Energy Minister Traycho Traykov was indicted in December on charges of abeyance, the prosecuting authority has confirmed.

Business » Energy | January 2, 2017, Monday // 17:15 | Viewed: 2413

Bulgaria Ex-Energy Min 'Indicted over Abeyance'

Former Bulgarian Economy and Energy Minister Traycho Traykov says he was indicted on charges of willful abeyance late last year.

Business » Energy | January 2, 2017, Monday // 11:30 | Viewed: 2528

Overgas Signs New Supply Contract with Bulgargaz

Bulgaria's biggest private gas supplier Overgas has signed a new deliveries contract that gives it gas from the biggest state company.

Business » Energy | December 31, 2016, Saturday // 11:27 | Viewed: 4753

Bulgaria Raising Gas Price by Nearly 5%

Natural gas will become more expensive as of January 01, but the increase will be much lower than what state-owned supplier Bulgargaz wanted, Bulgaria's energy watchdog has ruled.

Business » Energy | December 30, 2016, Friday // 12:52 | Viewed: 4985

Interfax: Millions Paid by Bulgaria Are Rosatom's Greatest Success in 2016

The arbitration suit which Rosatom won against Bulgaria has been pointed out as the greatest success of the Russian state corporation in 2016.

Business » Energy | December 27, 2016, Tuesday // 15:27 | Viewed: 2643

Bulgarian Energy Watchdog Keeps Heating Price Unchanged

“I can state unequivocally that there will be no change in the price of heating energy for the consumers of heating energy as of January 1, 2017,” announced the chairman of the Energy and Water Regulatory Commission (KEVR) Ivan Ivanov, reported BGNES.

Business » Energy | December 27, 2016, Tuesday // 14:43 | Viewed: 4965

Bulgargaz To Lose BGN 34 M If KEVR Confirms Decision on Gas Price

Bulgargaz expects a loss of BGN 34 M if the Energy and Water Regulatory Commission (KEVR) confirms the decision of the working group on the price of natural gas as of January 1, 2017, said the head of directorate Licensing Activity during an open meeting

Business » Energy | December 27, 2016, Tuesday // 13:39 | Viewed: 4242

Russia Covers Nearly 1/3 of Europe's Gas Consumption in 2016

Russia has covered nearly one-third of the consumption of gas in Europe in 2016 – a record level reached in spite of tensions between Russia and the EU, announced representatives of Gazprom, cited by AFP.

Business » Energy | December 27, 2016, Tuesday // 11:12 | Viewed: 4375

KEVR To Discuss 5% Increase in Gas Prices as of 2017

The price of natural gas should be increased by 5% as of the beginning of next year.

Business » Energy | December 27, 2016, Tuesday // 09:33 | Viewed: 2103

World Bank OKs USD 800 M Loan for TANAP Gas Project

The World Bank gas granted a total of USD 800 M in loans to Turkey and Azerbaijan for the Trans-Anatolian Natural Gas Pipeline (TANAP), Anadolu Agency reports.

Business » Energy | December 21, 2016, Wednesday // 11:48 | Viewed: 1784
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