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Bulgaria 'Might Be Forced' to Make Amendments on South Stream - PM

"The South Stream [gas pipeline] is not a Bulgarian project, and the whole project does not depend on us," Bulgaria's Prime Minister wrote on Facebook.

Business » Energy | July 14, 2014, Monday // 13:48 | Viewed: 1468

Russia, Argentina Sign Nuclear Deals During Putin's Visit

Russia's President Vladimir Putin struck agreements on nuclear energy cooperation with Argentinian counterpart Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner.

Business » Energy | July 13, 2014, Sunday // 14:22 | Viewed: 1250

Bulgarian Energy Holding CEO Ivan Yonchev Leaves Office

Ivan Yonchev, CEO of the Bulgarian Energy Holding (BEH), has been discharged to undergo an operation, BEH has announced on his website.

Business » Energy | July 11, 2014, Friday // 10:13 | Viewed: 866

Greek MPs Approve Privatization of State Electricity Utility

Greek lawmakers gave green light to a bill under which 30% of the Public Power Corporation (PPC) will be sold as part of a large-scale privatization program.

Business » Energy | July 10, 2014, Thursday // 13:36 | Viewed: 914

Bulgaria's South Stream Construction Price Could Soar - Report

The Bulgarian stretch of the South Stream gas pipeline could go beyond USD 5.86 B previously estimated, a Russian daily argues.

Business » Energy | July 10, 2014, Thursday // 12:13 | Viewed: 983

Gazprom Subsidiary Centrgaz 'Mulls Opening Office in Bulgaria'

Russian energy concern Gazprom's filial Centrgaz is considering whether to set up an office in Bulgaria, a company message quoted by agencies reveals.

Business » Energy | July 9, 2014, Wednesday // 16:10 | Viewed: 1071

Greek Public Power Corporation To Operate in Bulgaria

Greek power company Public Power Corporation will establish a subsidiary in Sofia in cooperation with the Swiss company ALPIQ Group, announced тхе Bulgarian National Radio.

Business » Energy | July 8, 2014, Tuesday // 15:54 | Viewed: 931

Bulgaria's Energy Watchdog Forecasts Another Electricity Price Hike

By the end of this year the electricity prices in Bulgaria might rise again, Ilian Iliev, member of the energy watchdog DKEVR told the Bulgarian National Television.

Business » Energy | July 8, 2014, Tuesday // 10:37 | Viewed: 917

7 Ambassadors to Bulgaria Express Concern over Energy Sector Measures

Seven ambassadors have expressed concern in a letter to the Bulgarian Parliament Speaker over restrictions proposed by the State Commission for Energy and Water Regulation (DKEVR).

Business » Energy | July 5, 2014, Saturday // 12:00 | Viewed: 1895

Ukraine Allowed to Sell Up to 49% of Gas Pipeline System

Ukraine's Parliament adopted on first reading a bill under which up to 49% of the country's gas pipeline network could be sold to foreign investors.

Business » Energy | July 4, 2014, Friday // 16:42 | Viewed: 2745

Kozloduy NPP Unit 7 Investor Agreement Implies No Commitments Yet -BEH

The strategic investor deal with US Westinghouse and Japan's Toshiba for unit 7 of the Kozloduy NPP does not entail commitments, according tо the Bulgarian Energy Holding (BEH).

Business » Energy | July 4, 2014, Friday // 11:59 | Viewed: 1680

'Gazprom Subsidiary' in Construction of Bulgaria's South Stream

Centrgaz, a subsidiary of Gazprom, could step in the construction of the South Stream pipeline's Bulgarian stretch, according to a Russian daily.

Business » Energy | July 3, 2014, Thursday // 13:17 | Viewed: 1277

South Stream Pipeline 'to Be Built Under EU Rules' - Commissioner

EU-Bulgaria dialogue on South Stream is "constructive" and "still ongoing", but the pipeline must meet EU requirements, outgoing EU Energy Commissioner said.

Business » Energy | July 2, 2014, Wednesday // 17:48 | Viewed: 1181

BGN 22 M Approved for Decommissioning of Kozloduy NPP 1-4 Units

Bulgaria's government has given green light to the Economy Ministry to spend additional BGN 22 M on decommissioning four units of the Kozloduy NPP.

Business » Energy | July 2, 2014, Wednesday // 17:23 | Viewed: 887

Energy Watchdog Raises Heating, Electricity Prices, Cuts Gas Price

Bulgaria's energy watchdog DKEVR decided to increase the electricity and central heating and hot water prices and to cut the natural gas price as of July 1.

Business » Energy | July 1, 2014, Tuesday // 10:41 | Viewed: 1008

Bulgaria's Energy Watchdog to Announce Price Changes

Bulgaria's energy watchdog (DKEVR) will discuss and set price changes for the natural gas, electricity and central heating and hot water, to come into effect on July 1.

Business » Energy | June 30, 2014, Monday // 10:11 | Viewed: 4940

Germany Lowers Subsidies for 'Green' Electricity

German Parliament adopted Friday legal changes curtailing subsidies allocated to renewable energy producers.

Business » Energy | June 27, 2014, Friday // 17:07 | Viewed: 1021

South Stream to Start Deliveries on Schedule - Gazprom CEO

Gazprom chief Alexey Miller made clear that first supplies through the South Stream gas pipeline are to be in end-2015, as previously planned.

Business » Energy | June 27, 2014, Friday // 16:19 | Viewed: 1198

Gazprom Rejects 'OMV Deal' Reports

Russian Gazprom does not plan to buy a 1/4 share in Austrian oil and gas company OMV, Gazprom Deputy CEO Alexander Medvedev said Friday.

Business » Energy | June 27, 2014, Friday // 15:42 | Viewed: 1100

Gazprom 'in Talks' for 1/4 Share of Austria's OMV

Russian state-owned energy concern Gazprom has begun talks with Abu Dhabi representatives to acquire 24.

Business » Energy | June 26, 2014, Thursday // 17:15 | Viewed: 1142

Electricity Prices Might Soar from October 1 - DKEVR

Energy bills in Bulgaria might gradually go up starting October to cover deficits at the state-owned utility NEK, the state electricity regulator announced.

Business » Energy | June 26, 2014, Thursday // 13:23 | Viewed: 1075
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