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EU Energy Commissioner to Arrive on Two-Day Visit to Bulgaria

EU Commissioner for Climate Action and Energy, Miguel Arias Canete, will pay a two-day visit to Bulgarian on Thursday and Friday.

Business » Energy | May 26, 2016, Thursday // 10:12 | Viewed: 3012

Bulgaria Can Use South Stream Project Co.’s Assets in Planned Gas Hub - Energy Minister

The project company for the abandoned South Stream gas pipeline project has valuable assets which Bulgaria can use in view of plans to build a gas hub on its territory, Energy Minister Temenuzhka Petkova has said.

Business » Energy | May 20, 2016, Friday // 10:53 | Viewed: 5116

Russian Black Sea Pipeline Options 'Shouldn't Be Forgotten' - BulgarianDeputy PM

Bulgarian Deputy Prime Minister has said alternative options to have a Russian pipeline build under the Black Sea should be taken into account.

Business » Energy | May 19, 2016, Thursday // 10:58 | Viewed: 2694

South Stream Bulgaria 'Keeps Spending Millions' Despite Project's Demise

The project company for abandoned South Stream spends BGN 4.

Business » Energy | May 18, 2016, Wednesday // 10:55 | Viewed: 2573

TAP 'to Supply Gas to Central, SE Europe' via Bulgaria-Greece Link

Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras said on Tuesday the Trans-Adriatic Pipeline (TAP) would also supply Southeastern and Central Europe with gas through the Interconnector Greece-Bulgaria (IGB) when both are ready.

Business » Energy | May 17, 2016, Tuesday // 19:40 | Viewed: 2138

Bulgaria’s Anti-Trust Body Accuses CEZ Unit of Abuse of Dominant Market Position

Bulgaria's anti-trust regulator has accused the local electricity distribution arm of Czech power group CEZ of abusing its dominant market position.

Business » Energy | May 16, 2016, Monday // 21:03 | Viewed: 2017

Bulgaria’s Kozloduy Nuclear Plant Reconnects Unit 5 to Grid after Maintenance

Bulgaria’s sole Kozloduy nuclear power plant has completed the planned annual maintenance of one of its two operating reactors.

Business » Energy | May 16, 2016, Monday // 15:36 | Viewed: 1967

Bulgargaz Proposes to Cut Q3 Gas Price by 10%

Bulgargaz has proposed to cut natural gas price for consumers by 9.97% % for the third quarter of the year due to an expected drop in the price of gas supplies.

Business » Energy | May 10, 2016, Tuesday // 19:29 | Viewed: 3478

US Energy Envoy: New Gas Projects ‘Are Little More Than Distractions’

New proposals and MoUs for new gas projects sometimes “have little more than the goal of distracting from the good projects that are underway”, Amos Hochstein, US Special Coordinator for International Energy Affairs, said on Friday.

Business » Energy | May 6, 2016, Friday // 18:45 | Viewed: 3799

US-EU Energy Council Backs Bulgaria-Greece Gas Link

The US-EU Energy Council on Wednesday stressed the importance of Interconnector Greece-Bulgaria (IGB) and the Southern Gas Corridor for the regional energy system.

Business » Energy | May 5, 2016, Thursday // 10:12 | Viewed: 3714

Gazprom Puts Forward New South Stream Route

Russian energy giant Gazprom has tabled a new option to revive the South Stream pipeline, local media report.

Business » Energy | April 28, 2016, Thursday // 11:29 | Viewed: 7006

Bulgaria's NEK Repays EUR 309 M Debt to Local Unit of U.S.-based AES Corp

Bulgarian wholesale electricity supplier NEK has repaid EUR 309 M in outstanding debt owed to coal-fired AES 3C Maritza East I power plant, a subsidiary of U.

Business » Energy | April 27, 2016, Wednesday // 19:05 | Viewed: 2927

Bulgaria’s BEH Signs EUR 535 M Loan Deal to Repay Debt to Units of AES, ContourGlobal

State-owned Bulgarian Energy Holding (BEH) group has agreed a bridge loan of EUR 535 M to repay debt of its subsidiary NEK to the local units of U.

Business » Energy | April 25, 2016, Monday // 17:59 | Viewed: 4910

Competition Regulator Carries out Inspection at OMV Bulgaria

Officials of the Commission for Protection of Competition (KZK) are conducting a sudden inspection at the premises of OMV Bulgaria on Monday.

Business » Energy | April 25, 2016, Monday // 14:50 | Viewed: 5575

Bulgaria's Competition Watchdog Conducts Inspections at Shell, Eko

Officials of the Commission for Protection of Competition (KZK) are conducting sudden inspections at the premises of Shell Bulgaria and Eko Bulgaria on Friday.

Business » Energy | April 22, 2016, Friday // 15:57 | Viewed: 5083

Noble Globetrotter II to Start Drilling for Gas off Bulgaria’s Coast in May

The Noble Globetrotter II will start drilling for oil and gas in the Black Sea block of Khan Asparuh off Bulgaria’s coast early next month, Total's General Manager for Bulgaria, Xavier Faugeras, has announced.

Business » Energy | April 19, 2016, Tuesday // 16:54 | Viewed: 6288

Offshore Gas Exploration to Begin in Bulgaria's Khan Asparuh

The exploration vessel set to carry out the first drilling at the Black Sea block of Khan Asparuh is to be officially shown on Tuesday.

Business » Energy | April 19, 2016, Tuesday // 10:12 | Viewed: 5185

Energy's Future Not in Large-Scale Projects, Bulgaria President Says

Bulgarian President Rosen Plevneliev has called for the creation of a genuine European energy market.

Business » Energy | April 16, 2016, Saturday // 12:41 | Viewed: 4531

Bulgaria Seeks Inclusion into Visegrad Group's Energy Projects

Bulgaria's President Rosen Plevneliev has said his country is looking for Slovakia's support for its involvement in energy projects currently developed by the Visegrad Group.

Business » Energy | April 16, 2016, Saturday // 08:39 | Viewed: 5244

Bulgaria Seeks Chinese Investors into Nuclear Power

Bulgaria is looking for a strategic investor into an expansion of nuclear capacities, Energy Minister Temenuzhka Petkova has told a committee in Parliament.

Business » Energy | April 15, 2016, Friday // 10:27 | Viewed: 6145

Bulgaria Hikes Capital of Project Co for Abandoned Oil Pipeline

The Bulgarian government has issued new bonds boosting the capital of the project company managing the Burgas-Alexandroupoli oil pipeline, a ditched project between Bulgaria, Greece, and Russia.

Business » Energy | April 13, 2016, Wednesday // 12:36 | Viewed: 6092