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Bulgaria's Govt Approves Draft MoU on Eastring Pipeline

The cabinet of Bulgaria has adopted a draft MoU with Slovakia on the Eastring pipeline project, its press office says.

Business » Energy | July 13, 2016, Wednesday // 14:16 | Viewed: 2565

CEZ Takes Bulgaria to Arbitration

Czech-based CEZ Group says it has filed a request for international investment arbitration against Bulgaria.

Business » Energy | July 13, 2016, Wednesday // 07:09 | Viewed: 11197

Iran, Bulgaria Agree on Nuclear Cooperation

Iran and Bulgarian officials have agreed to exchange experience in nuclear energy, the Bulgarian cabinet says.

Business » Energy | July 12, 2016, Tuesday // 12:58 | Viewed: 3760

Bulgaria PM Optimistic on N-Reactor's Sale after Meeting Rouhani

Bulgarian Prime Minister Boyko Borisov has said that Iran's President Hassan Rouhani will ask energy experts to study the possible purchase of Russian-made reactors that were made for an abandoned Bulgarian nuclear plant project.

Business » Energy | July 12, 2016, Tuesday // 09:39 | Viewed: 2610

Iran Interested in Pumping Gas to Bulgaria-Greece Link

Iran is seriously interested in delivering gas to the interconnection between Greece and Bulgaria, the latter country's Energy Minister Temenuzhka Petkova has announced.

Business » Energy | July 11, 2016, Monday // 15:31 | Viewed: 7057

Iran 'Likely to Join Nabucco Pipeline' amid Gas Hub Talks with Bulgaria

Negotiations between Bulgaria and Iran on Monday are tied to the forming of a "first joint gas center" in the country, Mehr News Agency writes.

Business » Energy | July 11, 2016, Monday // 15:15 | Viewed: 2313

Bulgaria Does Not Rule Out Revival of Ditched Nuclear Project

Bulgaria's Prime Minister Boyko Borisov has indicated the construciton of Belene, a nuclear plant that was to be built by Russia, is still on the table.

Business » Energy | July 11, 2016, Monday // 07:55 | Viewed: 8222

Bulgaria Launches Probe into ex-Head of Nuclear Plant

Bulgarian Prime Minister Boyko Borisov on Thursday said authorities are looking into the actions of Dimitar Angelov, the former CEO of Kozloduy Nuclear Power Plant (NPP).

Business » Energy | July 7, 2016, Thursday // 08:24 | Viewed: 5493

Iranians 'in Talks' to Open Oil Refinery in Bulgaria

Iran's Ambassador to Bulgaria Abdollah Norouzi has said entrepreneurs from his country are eyeing the prospect to open an oil refinery in Bulgaria.

Business » Energy | July 6, 2016, Wednesday // 10:08 | Viewed: 2606

CEO of Bulgaria's Kozloduy Nuclear Plant Replaced

The chief executive of Kozloduy Nuclear Power Plant (NPP), Dimitar Angelov, has been dismissed.

Business » Energy | July 5, 2016, Tuesday // 14:11 | Viewed: 2443

First Greece-Bulgaria Gas Export 'Made Last Week'

A Greek company exported the first amounts of gas to Bulgaria on a test basis, a Greece-based news website says.

Business » Energy | July 5, 2016, Tuesday // 11:28 | Viewed: 2579

Bulgarian Businessman Takes Over Biggest Private Gas Network

Bulgarian businessman Sasho Donchev has become the majority shareholder of the country's biggest private gas supply network, the Commerce Register shows.

Business » Energy | July 4, 2016, Monday // 13:59 | Viewed: 10735

New Electricity, Heating, Gas Prices Enter into Force in Bulgaria on Friday

The new prices of electricity, heating and natural gas, which have been determined by decision of the Commission for Energy and Water Regulation (KEVR) earlier in the week, enter into force in Bulgaria on Friday.

Business » Energy | July 1, 2016, Friday // 09:01 | Viewed: 2970

EU 'Told Bulgaria to Sell Gas Network Operator' - PM

Bulgaria's Prime Minister Boyko Borisov has said his country has to sell state-owned gas grid operator Bulgartransgaz or pay off a fine of up to EUR 300 M, citing EU antitrust regulators.

Business » Energy | June 30, 2016, Thursday // 13:35 | Viewed: 2626

Gazprom 'Ready' to Explore Turkish Stream Funding

Gazprom's deputy head for economic and financial affairs announced on Wednesday there was "a high degree of readiness" to provide funding for the so-called Turkish Stream pipeline.

Business » Energy | June 30, 2016, Thursday // 12:36 | Viewed: 2351

Bulgarian PM, EU Council President Discuss Three Major Energy Projects

Bulgarian Prime Minister Boyko Borisov and European Council President Donald Tusk discussed on Wednesday the large energy projects which can be realised in Bulgaria.

Business » Energy | June 29, 2016, Wednesday // 12:05 | Viewed: 2261

Bulgarian Energy Regulator Endorses Proposed 9.97% Cut in Gas Price for Q3 2016  

Bulgaria’s energy regulator KEVR has endorsed a proposal by gas utility Bulgargaz to cut gas price for end suppliers by 9.97% for the third quarter.

Business » Energy | June 28, 2016, Tuesday // 15:35 | Viewed: 3415

Gazprom Ready for Turkish Stream Talks after Turkish Apology

Gazprom spokesperson Sergey Kupriyanov has announced that the energy giant is ready to discuss Turkish Stream with Ankara following the move by Turkey's President Erdogan to apologize over the downer Russian warplane.

Business » Energy | June 28, 2016, Tuesday // 10:16 | Viewed: 3707

Bulgaria Should Host South Stream, Ex-President Says on Russia Visit

Bulgaria's former President (2002-2012) has voiced his hope that the South Stream pipeline will make its way through the country despite having been abandoned in 2014.

Business » Energy | June 27, 2016, Monday // 15:15 | Viewed: 2122

Bulgaria, Russia Discuss Future of Equipment Built for Scrapped Belene NPP Project    

The energy ministers of Bulgaria and Russia have agreed that the two countries need to find a mutually acceptable solution for the future use of the equipment already produced for the abandoned Belene nuclear power plant project.

Business » Energy | June 23, 2016, Thursday // 21:47 | Viewed: 2489

EC Closes 2012 Power Exports Case against Bulgaria

The European Commission has closed the case 4062/12/ENER against Bulgaria related to restrictions on electricity exports and imposing of import and export taxes, the Energy Ministry announced on Thursday.

Business » Energy | June 23, 2016, Thursday // 19:47 | Viewed: 1710