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Bulgaria Ex-Energy Min 'Indicted over Abeyance'

Former Bulgarian Economy and Energy Minister Traycho Traykov says he was indicted on charges of willful abeyance late last year.

Business » Energy | January 2, 2017, Monday // 11:30 | Viewed: 2665

Overgas Signs New Supply Contract with Bulgargaz

Bulgaria's biggest private gas supplier Overgas has signed a new deliveries contract that gives it gas from the biggest state company.

Business » Energy | December 31, 2016, Saturday // 11:27 | Viewed: 4885

Bulgaria Raising Gas Price by Nearly 5%

Natural gas will become more expensive as of January 01, but the increase will be much lower than what state-owned supplier Bulgargaz wanted, Bulgaria's energy watchdog has ruled.

Business » Energy | December 30, 2016, Friday // 12:52 | Viewed: 5125

Interfax: Millions Paid by Bulgaria Are Rosatom's Greatest Success in 2016

The arbitration suit which Rosatom won against Bulgaria has been pointed out as the greatest success of the Russian state corporation in 2016.

Business » Energy | December 27, 2016, Tuesday // 15:27 | Viewed: 2706

Bulgarian Energy Watchdog Keeps Heating Price Unchanged

“I can state unequivocally that there will be no change in the price of heating energy for the consumers of heating energy as of January 1, 2017,” announced the chairman of the Energy and Water Regulatory Commission (KEVR) Ivan Ivanov, reported BGNES.

Business » Energy | December 27, 2016, Tuesday // 14:43 | Viewed: 5139

Bulgargaz To Lose BGN 34 M If KEVR Confirms Decision on Gas Price

Bulgargaz expects a loss of BGN 34 M if the Energy and Water Regulatory Commission (KEVR) confirms the decision of the working group on the price of natural gas as of January 1, 2017, said the head of directorate Licensing Activity during an open meeting

Business » Energy | December 27, 2016, Tuesday // 13:39 | Viewed: 4307

Russia Covers Nearly 1/3 of Europe's Gas Consumption in 2016

Russia has covered nearly one-third of the consumption of gas in Europe in 2016 – a record level reached in spite of tensions between Russia and the EU, announced representatives of Gazprom, cited by AFP.

Business » Energy | December 27, 2016, Tuesday // 11:12 | Viewed: 4473

KEVR To Discuss 5% Increase in Gas Prices as of 2017

The price of natural gas should be increased by 5% as of the beginning of next year.

Business » Energy | December 27, 2016, Tuesday // 09:33 | Viewed: 2195

World Bank OKs USD 800 M Loan for TANAP Gas Project

The World Bank gas granted a total of USD 800 M in loans to Turkey and Azerbaijan for the Trans-Anatolian Natural Gas Pipeline (TANAP), Anadolu Agency reports.

Business » Energy | December 21, 2016, Wednesday // 11:48 | Viewed: 1868

Gas Prices in Bulgaria to Go Up 5% as of January

Bulgaria's energy watchdog KEVR has adopted a modest increase in gas prices as of January 01, 2017.

Business » Energy | December 20, 2016, Tuesday // 07:53 | Viewed: 4734

Gazprom Increases Gas Deliveries to Europe by 12%

In the period January 1 –December 15, Gazprom increased gas deliveries to countries outside the Commonwealth of Independent States by 11.

Business » Energy | December 18, 2016, Sunday // 15:32 | Viewed: 4903

Industrial and Commercial Bank of China Interested in Financing Belene NPP

The Industrial and Commercial Bank of China is interested in financing a commercial project for the construction of the Belene NPP, reported the government press centre.

Business » Energy | December 14, 2016, Wednesday // 12:29 | Viewed: 6749

Bulgaria Pays Off Belene Nuclear Plant Debt

Bugaria's state-owned electricity utility company has transferred the entire sum of its debt to Russia's Atomstroyexport owned over the Belene nuclear project, officials say.

Business » Energy | December 9, 2016, Friday // 15:10 | Viewed: 4803

Bulgaria, Slovakia, Lithuania 'Can Be Centers of Excellence for Nuclear Decommissioning'

Bulgaria, Slovakia and Lithuania have the chance to become centers of excellence and nuclear decommissioning experience if they manage to decommission their closed nuclear units in a timely manner and complying with the envisaged costs, a European Bank fo

Business » Energy | December 8, 2016, Thursday // 16:15 | Viewed: 8219

Three Companies Interested in Bulgaria's Belene Nuclear Plant

There are three potential investors in abandoned Belene nuclear power plant (NPP) project, outgoing Energy Minister Temenuzhka Petkova said on Wednesday.

Business » Energy | December 7, 2016, Wednesday // 10:28 | Viewed: 3988

Bulgarian Energy Minister Confident about Belene Privatization

If a procedure to privatize the Belene nuclear power plant (NPP) project takes place, it will certainly be successful, Bulgarian Energy Minister Temenuzhka Petkova has said.

Business » Energy | December 6, 2016, Tuesday // 09:23 | Viewed: 5311

China 'Interested in Bulgaria's Belene Nuclear Plant'

China's state-owned nuclear company is eyeing the Belene nuclear power plant project in Bulgaria, the government in Sofia has said.

Business » Energy | December 5, 2016, Monday // 13:54 | Viewed: 3781

EU Energy Ministers Seeking New Rules on Gas Supplies

Energy Ministers from across the European Union are meeting in Brussels on Monday to discuss a possible change in rules on gas supplies from third countries.

Business » Energy | December 5, 2016, Monday // 11:57 | Viewed: 4581

Nuclear Decommissioning Conference in Sofia Due This Week

The Central and Eastern Europe Nuclear Decommissioning and Waste Management Conference 2016 is due on Thursday and Friday in Bulgaria's capital Sofia, organizers say.

Business » Energy | December 5, 2016, Monday // 10:21 | Viewed: 13581

Bulgaria’s Govt Approves EUR 600 M for Belene

The government has approved EUR 601,617,133 from the budget surplus to be allocated as state assistance to the National Electric Company (NEK).

Business » Energy | November 30, 2016, Wednesday // 21:33 | Viewed: 2783

OPEC Agrees on Oil Output Reduction

The Organisation of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) has reached an agreement among its members on a reduction of oil output for the first time since 2008, reported Reuters, cited by Dnevnik daily.

Business » Energy | November 30, 2016, Wednesday // 15:58 | Viewed: 4263
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