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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: 2243

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: 4958

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: 6081

Bulgartransgas, Eustream To Cooperate on Balkan Gas Hub

Bulgartransgas EAD and eustream a.

Business » Energy | November 4, 2016, Friday // 13:33 | Viewed: 2579

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: 2559

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: 2509

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: 5505

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: 3061

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: 2286

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: 28803

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: 5859

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: 2390

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: 4334

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: 7246

Bulgaria's Energy Min Defends Predecessor in Belene Nuclear Case

Bulgarian Energy Minister Temenuzhka Petkova has denied Delyan Dobrev, who served under GERB's first government, committed any wrongdoing in relation to the Belene nuclear power plant (NPP).

Business » Energy | October 25, 2016, Tuesday // 07:55 | Viewed: 2079

Fuel Prices in Bulgaria Not To Increase This Winter

The price of fuels in Bulgaria will not increase in the winter season, predicted on Horizont radio Viktor Avramov from the Laboratory for Risk Analysis.

Business » Energy | October 24, 2016, Monday // 13:47 | Viewed: 5856

First Sections of North Stream 2 To Be Ready in November

The first sections of the gas pipeline North Stream 2 from Russia to Europe will be welded and turned over in November 2016, stated the Communications Director of the company managing the project Ulrich Lissek, cited by RIA agency.

Business » Energy | October 21, 2016, Friday // 11:11 | Viewed: 6544

Bulgaria MPs Set Up Committee to Investigate Fuels Market, Bobov Dol Mine

Lawmakers have agreed to establish a parliamentary committee that will look into Bulgaria's fuels market, on suspicions that some practices have been distorting competition since 2008.

Business » Energy | October 20, 2016, Thursday // 11:50 | Viewed: 1804

Bulgarian ex-EconMin Indicted over Abandoned Belene Nuclear Plant

Petar Dimitrov, a former Bulgarian Minister of Economy and Energy, has been indicted over the sale of old equipment designed for the ditched Belene plant to the Russian company involved in the project.

Business » Energy | October 19, 2016, Wednesday // 11:24 | Viewed: 65060

Bulgaria's Energy Minister Dismisses Stanishev Cabinet Ministers From State Energy Ventures

Energy Minister Temenuzhka Petkova has decided to replace the ministers from the Stanishev Cabinet who are now members of the management boards of state energy enterprises.

Business » Energy | October 18, 2016, Tuesday // 17:01 | Viewed: 2402

FT: Bulgarian and Greek Pipeline Aims to Cut Gas Dependency on Russia

A small but important gas pipeline eases Southeast Europe's dependency on Russia, the Financial Times notes in a story on the Interconnector Greece-Bulgaria (IGB).

Business » Energy | October 18, 2016, Tuesday // 09:34 | Viewed: 1972
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