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Bulgaria Ready to Work with Strategic Investor on New Nuclear Capacities

Bulgarian Energy Minister Temenuzhka Petkova has made clear her country is only ready to pursue the development of new nuclear capacities on certain conditions.

Business » Energy | June 15, 2016, Wednesday // 11:55 | Viewed: 10526

Bulgaria Will be Able to Get Third of Its Gas Supplies from Greece

Bulgaria will be able to receive up to three million cubic metres of natural gas from Greece daily.

Business » Energy | June 13, 2016, Monday // 13:05 | Viewed: 4378

Bulgarian President Pelvneliev Discussing Energy Liberalisation with EU’s Vestager

Energy liberalisation and diversification of gas suppliers are a priority for Bulgaria, President Rosen Plevneliev said at a meeting with EU Competition Commissioner Margrethe Vestager in Sofia on Friday.

Business » Energy | June 10, 2016, Friday // 20:56 | Viewed: 2000

Bulgaria, Slovakia Agree to Work for Building Eastring Gas Pipeline

Bulgaria and Slovakia have signed an agreement for future providing gas supplies to the Balkan country via the proposed Eastring pipeline.

Business » Energy | June 9, 2016, Thursday // 22:17 | Viewed: 2507

Bulgaria to Start Building Gas Interconnection with Turkey in June

The construction of an interconnection pipeline linking the gas transmission systems of Bulgaria and Turkey would start in the next two weeks, Bulgarian Prime Minister Boyko Borisov said on Thursday, according to public radio broadcaster BNR.

Business » Energy | June 9, 2016, Thursday // 18:28 | Viewed: 3938

Russia Has Not Completely Abandoned South Stream, Turkish Stream – Putin

Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Tuesday that Moscow has neither abandoned the projected South Stream natural gas pipeline nor what has been considered as its substitute Turkish Stream.

Business » Energy | June 7, 2016, Tuesday // 20:35 | Viewed: 6076

Bulgaria Halts Liquidation Proceedings for Burgas-Alexandroupolis Oil Pipeline Project Company

Bulgaria has cancelled court proceedings for the closure of a joint project company with Russia and Greece formed to build an oil pipeline linking Bulgarian Black Sea port of Burgas with Greece’s Aegean port of Alexandroupolis.

Business » Energy | June 6, 2016, Monday // 19:35 | Viewed: 3966

Bulgaria's Energy Min Dismisses Non-Transparency Claims

Energy Minister Temenuzhka Petkova on Sunday fended off claims of backroom deals related to the bridge loan for the Bulgarian Energy Holding (BEH) and the visit of a ministry delegation to Japan.

Business » Energy | June 6, 2016, Monday // 08:24 | Viewed: 2160

Bulgarian Energy Regulator to Discuss Proposed Changes to Power, Heating Prices

Bulgaria’s energy regulator will discuss on Thursday proposals to keep electricity prices for consumers flat or little changed and cut prices of heating energy by up to 16% from the beginning of next month.

Business » Energy | June 2, 2016, Thursday // 10:32 | Viewed: 2094

Bulgaria's BEH, Greece's Gastrade Set up Team to Build Alexandroupolis LNG Terminal

State-owned Bulgarian Energy Holding (BEH) Group and Greek gas company Gastrade have established a working group that will draft a proposal for the construction of a liquefied natural gas (LNG) terminal in northern Greece, Gastrade has said.

Business » Energy | June 1, 2016, Wednesday // 21:31 | Viewed: 2559

Bulgaria, Romania to Construct Back-up Gas Pipeline Under Danube

Bulgaria and Romania will construct a back-up natural gas pipeline under the Danube river.

Business » Energy | May 31, 2016, Tuesday // 12:40 | Viewed: 2963

Putin: Russia Still Interested in Building Pipelines to Europe

Russia is interested in deepening cooperation with Greece, but also in continuing to build pipelines in Europe, President Vladimir Putin made clear during his meeting with Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras on Friday.

Business » Energy | May 28, 2016, Saturday // 14:11 | Viewed: 2781

Moody's Upgrades Bulgarian Energy Holding's Rating

Moody's Investors Service has assigned a provisional Ba1 corporate family rating to the Bulgarian Energy Holding EAD (BEH), with a stable outlook.

Business » Energy | May 28, 2016, Saturday // 08:57 | Viewed: 2306

Russian Gas Pipeline To Greece Might Pass Through Bulgaria - Alexander Novak

Russian Energy Minister Alexander Novak said on Friday that the natural gas pipeline planned to run from Russia across the Black Sea to Greece and Italy might pass through Bulgaria or Turkey.

Business » Energy | May 27, 2016, Friday // 19:57 | Viewed: 4830

Bulgaria's Ex-President Backs Russian Pipeline via Country

Bulgaria should host a Russian pipeline to avoid becoming a "periphery" in the energy sector, President (2002-2012) Georgi Parvanov said on Thursday.

Business » Energy | May 27, 2016, Friday // 07:46 | Viewed: 2505

EU Commission Backs Construction of Bulgaria's "Balkan" Gas Hub

The European Commission backs the construction of Bulgaria's "Balkan" gas hub, which is projected to extract natural gas from the Black Sea.

Business » Energy | May 26, 2016, Thursday // 14:36 | Viewed: 3763

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: 3669

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: 5779

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: 2727

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: 2590

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: 2156