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CEZ Mulls Selling its Business in Bulgaria

Czech-based holding CEZ said late in January it considered withdrawing from the Bulgarian market.

Business » Energy | February 1, 2017, Wednesday // 09:49 | Viewed: 7334

Restrictions on Electricity Sales by Kozloduy NPP, Maritsa Iztok, NEK Lifted

The restrictions on the quantities of electricity which state enterprises Kozloduy NPP, Maritsa Iztok 2 and National Electricity Company (NEK) may sell on the Bulgarian Energy Exchange have been lifted.

Business » Energy | January 31, 2017, Tuesday // 19:36 | Viewed: 2091

Bulgaria Can Negotiate With Russia, EU on Turkish Stream Pipeline

Bulgaria can negotiate with Russia and the EU for the laying of one of the pipelines of Turkish Stream through its territory, said Russian expert Konstantin Simonov, head of the Fund for National and Energy Security.

Business » Energy | January 28, 2017, Saturday // 16:40 | Viewed: 5538

Bulgaria's Public Gas Supplier to Have New CEO

Stoyan Yanchev will be the new Chief Executive Offier of Bulgargaz, the country's public natural gas supplier, the Bulgarian National Radio reports.

Business » Energy | January 26, 2017, Thursday // 07:38 | Viewed: 2792

Bulgaria's Energy System Stable, Minister Says

Outgoing Bulgarian Energy Minister Temenuzhka Petkova on Monday dispelled claims the country is facing an electricity crisis.

Business » Energy | January 23, 2017, Monday // 17:55 | Viewed: 2550

EU Energy Commissioner Negotiates Key Energy Projects With Greek Govt

European Commissioner for Climate Action and Energy Miguel Arias Cañete is in Athens where he is holding negotiations with the Greek government on key energy projects.

Business » Energy | January 20, 2017, Friday // 15:47 | Viewed: 6192

Bulgaria, Serbia to Ink Gas Interconnector MoU

Bulgaria and Serbia's Energy Ministers are to sign a Memorandum of Understanding on the construction of a gas link between the two countries, Bulgarian officials say.

Business » Energy | January 19, 2017, Thursday // 12:29 | Viewed: 3441

License for Kozloduy's Fifth Unit To Be Issued by September

The Bulgarian Nuclear Regulatory Agency is expected to complete the evaluation of the documentation and issue a license for the Fifth Unit of the Kozloduy NPP by September 2017, which will allow the unit to operate for another ten years, announced the cha

Business » Energy | January 17, 2017, Tuesday // 17:37 | Viewed: 2560

Bulgaria, Macedonia Mull Coupling Day-Ahead Electricity Markets

Bulgaria and Macedonia are considering a move to couple their day-ahead electricity markets, energy news provider ICIS says.

Business » Energy | January 17, 2017, Tuesday // 12:41 | Viewed: 2428

Bulgaria’s Former Vice PM Indicted for EVN Privatisation

The purpose of Simeon Dyankov was for the company Bulbrokers to benefit and receive BGN 1,276,680, announced the spokesperson of the Prosecutor General Rumyana Arnaudova at a briefing.

Business » Energy | January 13, 2017, Friday // 14:00 | Viewed: 2787

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: 5810

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: 2449

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: 5935

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: 2276

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: 5637

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: 4365

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: 5110

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: 7112

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: 5845

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: 5445

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: 4883
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