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Bulgaria Disputes Interest Rate in Belene N-Plant Ruling

Bulgarian Energy Minister Temenuzhka Petkova has announced the country deems "miscalculated" an interest rate on payments ordered by an international arbitration to Bulgaria over an abandoned nuclear plant.

Business » Energy | September 13, 2016, Tuesday // 14:22 | Viewed: 6516

Russia Demands Clear Deadline for Belene Debt Repayment

Russia insists that the decision of the international arbitrage be fulfilled as soon as possible and that Bulgaria pay its debt of Euro 620 M for Belene.

Business » Energy | September 10, 2016, Saturday // 17:12 | Viewed: 7935

Donchev: Bulgaria Must Pay for Russian Reactors Immediately

“Before we talk about the fate of the Russian reactors intended for Belene, Bulgaria has to pay,” stated Vice Prime Minister Tomislav Donchev.

Business » Energy | September 10, 2016, Saturday // 12:30 | Viewed: 2470

No Changes Expected in Prices of Heating, Hot Water

“There will not be an increase in the prices of heating and hot water, even if a proposal for a slight increase in the price of natural gas is received by October, 1,” stated the Chairman of the Energy and Water Regulatory Commission, Ivan Ivanov.

Business » Energy | September 8, 2016, Thursday // 20:20 | Viewed: 2343

Bulgaria's Former President Calls for Direct Gas Talks with Russia

President (2002-2012) ABV leader Georgi Parvanov has urged the government to begin talks with Russia about possible gas deliveries to the future Balkan Gas Hub.

Business » Energy | September 7, 2016, Wednesday // 13:59 | Viewed: 2018

Balkan Gas Hub: Bulgaria Plans to Keep Ownership of Grid

Bulgarian Deputy Prime Minister Tomislav Donchev has said the state intends on retaining the ownership of the existing gas infrastructure despite offering a joint venture for the so-called Balkan Gas Hub project.

Business » Energy | September 7, 2016, Wednesday // 07:53 | Viewed: 2554

EU Commission Ready to Attend Balkan Gas Hub Talks

A EU Commission official has said Brussels stands ready to get involved in any kind of negotiations over Sofia's gas hub project.

Business » Energy | September 6, 2016, Tuesday // 12:56 | Viewed: 9022

Russia, Turkey 'in Talks' over Turkish Stream Extension to Greece

Turkey is to issue exploration permits for the Turkish Stream gas pipeline within days, Gazprom CEO Alexey Miller has said.

Business » Energy | September 6, 2016, Tuesday // 11:21 | Viewed: 3144

Bulgaria's PM Urges EU, Russia to Cooperate on Gas Hub Project

Bulgarian Prime Minister Boyko Borisov on Monday called on Brussels and Moscow to sit at the table with Sofia officials and discuss the prospects ot carry out a gas hub project on Bulgarian territory.

Business » Energy | September 6, 2016, Tuesday // 08:58 | Viewed: 2885

Russia Does Not Consider Revival of South Stream At Present

Russian Energy Minister Alexander Novak said on Saturday that the revival of the cancelled South Stream natural gas pipeline is not on Moscow’s agenda at present.

Business » Energy | September 4, 2016, Sunday // 12:05 | Viewed: 8374

Prime Minister Borisov States Bulgaria Should Pay for Belene Immediately

Prime Minister Boyko Borisov stated at a summer university meeting of the youth organisation of GERB that Bulgaria should pay the money due for Belene immediately.

Business » Energy | September 3, 2016, Saturday // 15:19 | Viewed: 9584

Nuclear Decommissioning Conference to Take Place in Sofia in December

Bulgarian Energy Minister Temenuzhka Petkova will be among the speakers at a key nuclear decommissioning and waste management conference in Sofia this year, organizers from SZ&W Group have said.

Business » Energy | September 1, 2016, Thursday // 14:59 | Viewed: 171031

Bulgaria to Present Balkan Gas Hub Options Next Week

Potential investors are to be made familiar with four options drafted by Bulgaria as it aims to launch a "gas hub" project, gas grid operator Bulgartransgaz has said.

Business » Energy | August 30, 2016, Tuesday // 11:44 | Viewed: 9439

CGN shows interest in Bulgaria's Belene Project

Bulgarian energy minister Temenuzhka Petkova has met with representatives of the China General Nuclear power Group (CGN).

Business » Energy | August 24, 2016, Wednesday // 19:33 | Viewed: 3047

Bulgaria, Azerbaijan to Discuss Expansion of Trade, Economic Links Next Month

A session of the joint Azerbaijan-Bulgaria intergovernmental commission on trade and economic cooperation is scheduled for next month in Baku, Trend news agency has reported citing a diplomatic source.

Business » Energy | August 19, 2016, Friday // 09:13 | Viewed: 2363

Bulgargaz Proposes 3.4% Increase of Gas Price for Q4 2016

Bulgargaz has proposed to increase natural gas price for consumers by 3.4% for the fourth quarter of 2016.

Business » Energy | August 14, 2016, Sunday // 09:46 | Viewed: 2239

Bulgaria PM: Belene N-Plant Should Be Built Privately with State Help

Bulgaria could find private investors to complete the ditched Belene nuclear power plant (NPP) project, with assistance from the state, Prime Minister Boyko Borisov suggested on Friday.

Business » Energy | August 13, 2016, Saturday // 11:33 | Viewed: 2232

South Stream, Turkish Stream Are No Rival Projects - Russia Energy Min

The two gas pipeline projects dubbed South Stream and Turkish Stream should are not "in opposition" to each other, Russia's Energy Minister Alexander Novak has said.

Business » Energy | August 10, 2016, Wednesday // 08:40 | Viewed: 2945

Putin Demands from Bulgaria 'Rock-Solid Guarantee' for South Stream

Russian President Vladimir has required a "rock-solid guarantee" that South Stream, if continued, would be carried through.

Business » Energy | August 9, 2016, Tuesday // 20:19 | Viewed: 3687

Russia Ready to Go On with Turkish Stream, Erdogan Says after Meeting Putin

The Turkish Stream gas pipeline project will be implemented as quickly as possible, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has made clear after a meeting with Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin in St Petersburg.

Business » Energy | August 9, 2016, Tuesday // 20:03 | Viewed: 2894

Bulgaria Invites Russian Experts for Talks over N-Plant

Bulgaria's Energy Ministry has sent a formal letter to state-owned Russian company Rosatom, inviting experts from the energy giant to the country, the ministry's press office says.

Business » Energy | August 9, 2016, Tuesday // 16:00 | Viewed: 11617
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