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Bulgaria's Belene NPP Investigation Continues

The Belene NPP investigation is ongoing.

Business » Energy | November 17, 2016, Thursday // 16:06 | Viewed: 2142

Bulgaria Ex-Energy Min Indicted over Belene N-Plant

Rumen Ovcharov, a former Energy Minister and Bulgarian representative in the Lukoil refinery's supervisory board, may be facing abeyance charges, private NOVA TV reports.

Business » Energy | November 17, 2016, Thursday // 14:10 | Viewed: 5450

Kremlin 'Sees Little Prospect' for Resuming Bulgarian Energy Projects

Presidential election results in Bulgaria are unlikely renew talks on Belene nuclear power plant (NPP) and South Stream projects, Kremlin spokesperson Dmitry Peskov said earlier this week.

Business » Energy | November 16, 2016, Wednesday // 07:18 | Viewed: 2505

Belene Debt Must Be Paid by December 15 for Interest To Be Waived

The money for the Belene Nuclear Power Plant, which Bulgaria owes to Russia, must be secured in spite of the resignation of the government.

Business » Energy | November 15, 2016, Tuesday // 19:00 | Viewed: 6783

Bulgaria-Romania Intersystem Gas Link Launched

Gas transmission operators Bulgartransgas EAD and Transgas C.

Business » Energy | November 11, 2016, Friday // 09:36 | Viewed: 5857

Kozloduy Nuclear Plant's Unit 6 Becomes Operational Again

Unit 6 of Kozloduy Nuclear Power Plant (NPP) in Bulgaria has been switched on again on Thursday with new Russian fuel, a nuclear watchdog official has said.

Business » Energy | November 10, 2016, Thursday // 14:15 | Viewed: 1964

TANAP Construction to Be Halfway Through by End-2016

Fifty-five percent of The Trans-Anatolian Pipeline (TANAP) will have been constructed by the end of the year, Turkey's Energy Minister Berat AlbayrakDaily Sabah quotes him as saying that Turkey is successfully moving toward the creation of an energy hub a

Business » Energy | November 9, 2016, Wednesday // 13:33 | Viewed: 4632

Two Investors Interested in Bulgaria's Belene NPP

Two companies are interested in the reactors of the Belene NPP, announced Energy Minister Temenuzhka Petkova, reported BNR.

Business » Energy | November 8, 2016, Tuesday // 21:02 | Viewed: 2206

Turkey-Russia Nuclear Project Akkuyu To Become Operational in 2023

Turkey expects the first reactor of the nuclear power plant project Akkuyu (estimated at USD 20 B) to become operational by the end of 2023, stated Turkish Energy Minister Berat Albayrak, cited by Reuters.

Business » Energy | November 8, 2016, Tuesday // 20:12 | Viewed: 4912

Bulgaria-Romania To Launch Gas Link on November 11

The gas interconnector to Romania will become operational on November 11, stated PM Boyko Borisov at a meeting with his counterpart Aleksandar Vu?i?.

Business » Energy | November 5, 2016, Saturday // 15:50 | Viewed: 6037

Bulgartransgas, Eustream To Cooperate on Balkan Gas Hub

Bulgartransgas EAD and eustream a.

Business » Energy | November 4, 2016, Friday // 13:33 | Viewed: 2373

Bulgaria Govt OKs Oil, Gas Exploration Tender for Northwest

The cabinet has approved plans to launch a tender for oil and gas exploration in Northwestern Bulgaria, the country's poorest region.

Business » Energy | November 2, 2016, Wednesday // 12:42 | Viewed: 2514

Bulgaria-Greece Gas Link Extends Market Test's 2nd Phase

The deadline for binding offers to book capacity of the Interconnector Greece-Bulgaria (IGB) project has been extended to the end of November, the project company has said.

Business » Energy | November 1, 2016, Tuesday // 10:09 | Viewed: 2433

Bulgaria Could Use Reactors for Belene Project in Kozloduy N-Plant

Bulgaria could incorporate the reactors built for the abandoned Belene nuclear power plant (NPP) project into its existing plant, Energy Minister Temenuzhka Petkova has said.

Business » Energy | November 1, 2016, Tuesday // 07:22 | Viewed: 5423

Will State Funding in Bulgaria Be Enough to Win Energy Freedom?

There is a need to encourage energy liberalization in Bulgaria, particularly in the electricity market, a paper on energy reform in the country says.

Business » Energy | October 31, 2016, Monday // 12:00 | Viewed: 3004

Bulgarian PM: We Will Find Investor for Belene or Construct 7th Kozloduy Reactor

“The government will find an investor for the Belene NPP or we will find an option to construct a 7th reactor at the Kozloduy NPP,” stated in Plovdiv Bulgarian PM Boyko Borisov, cited by Focus agency.

Business » Energy | October 30, 2016, Sunday // 16:29 | Viewed: 2231

Oil Found in Bulgarian Black Sea Offshore Drilling

Bulgaria's Deputy Prime Minister Tomislav Donchev has announced that oil was found in the Khan Asparuh block during offshore drilling earlier this year.

Business » Energy | October 28, 2016, Friday // 17:36 | Viewed: 28495

Bulgargaz Mulls Demanding Increase in Gas Price Next Year

State-Owned gas supplier Bulgargaz has said it may demand in increase in the price of gas paid by its customers as of the beginning of 2017.

Business » Energy | October 28, 2016, Friday // 10:35 | Viewed: 5801

Bulgaria Ex-Energy Min 'Demoted' in Parliament over Pending Allegations

Lawmakers on Thursday voted to free Delyan Dobrev, a former economy and energy minister, from the Energy Committee with Parliament.

Business » Energy | October 27, 2016, Thursday // 14:20 | Viewed: 2301

Bulgaria, Russia Sign Debt Settlement Deal on Belene Nuclear Project

Bulgaria has committed to a fast-track payment of the debt on the Belene nuclear power plant (NPP) project, Energy Minister Temenuzhka Petkova has said.

Business » Energy | October 26, 2016, Wednesday // 12:16 | Viewed: 4246

Service Life of Unit 5 of Bulgaria’s Kozloduy NPP Extended Until 2047

The deadline for the exploitation of the fifth unit of the Kozloduy nuclear power plant has been extended until 2047.

Business » Energy | October 25, 2016, Tuesday // 21:36 | Viewed: 7198
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