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Russian Gazprom Provided 29.9% of Gas Supplies to Europe in 2013

Russian energy giant Gazprom provided a record share of 29.9% of gas supplies to the European and Turkish markets in 2013.

Business » Energy | February 18, 2014, Tuesday // 09:48 | Viewed: 1447

CPC: Sofia Heating Utility Is Abusing Its Dominant Position

The Sofia heating company Toplofikatsiya Sofia is abusing its dominant market position, ruled Bulgaria's Commission for Protection of Competition (CPC).

Business » Energy | February 17, 2014, Monday // 15:05 | Viewed: 1037

Construction of South Stream Undersea Section to Start in Spring

The construction of the undersea section of the South Stream gas pipeline will begin in the spring of 2014, Bulgaria’s Economy Minister has confirmed.

Business » Energy | February 14, 2014, Friday // 12:59 | Viewed: 1253

Bulgaria Confirms Interest in Gas Supplies from Azerbaijan

Bulgaria's Economy and Energy Minister Dragomir Stoynev has confirmed Bulgaria's interest in receiving gas supplies from Azerbaijan.

Business » Energy | February 13, 2014, Thursday // 14:07 | Viewed: 1213

Russia's Gazprom Neft to Acquire 11 New Filling Stations in Bulgaria

Gazprom Neft, a subsidiary of Russian energy giant Gazprom, plans to expand its filling station network in Bulgaria by 11 sites.

Business » Energy | February 13, 2014, Thursday // 12:17 | Viewed: 1299

Electric Power Utilities in Bulgaria Alert of Need of Price Hike

Electric power distributors in Bulgaria have voiced concern over power outages and the need to increase electricity prices between 7% and 9%.

Business » Energy | February 12, 2014, Wednesday // 11:59 | Viewed: 1124

Bulgaria Govt Doing its Best to Avoid Power Price Spike - MP

Socialist MP Yavor Kuyumdzhiev has assured that the government will do everything possible to prevent electricity prices from increasing.

Business » Energy | February 12, 2014, Wednesday // 11:57 | Viewed: 716

Bulgaria Gives Green Light to Sea Segment of South Stream

The Bulgarian Ministry of Environment and Waters has approved the environmental impact assessment for the sea segment of the South Stream gas pipeline.

Business » Energy | February 10, 2014, Monday // 15:56 | Viewed: 1059

Bulgaria's Energy Strategy Due by End-February - Minister

Economy and Energy Minister Dragomir Stoynev has vowed that Bulgaria's energy strategy will be ready by end-February.

Business » Energy | February 7, 2014, Friday // 17:11 | Viewed: 1105

Ekaterina Ivanova Appointed CEO of Bulgaria's National Electric Co

Ekaterina Ivanova is the new Chief Executive of Bulgaria's National Electric Company (NEK), according to Economy and Energy Minister Dragomir Stoynev.

Business » Energy | February 6, 2014, Thursday // 13:32 | Viewed: 933

Bulgaria's Electricity System Operator, National Electric Co Separate

The final stage of the separation of the National Electric Company (NEK) and the Electricity System Operator (ESO) was wrapped up on February 4.

Business » Energy | February 6, 2014, Thursday // 12:07 | Viewed: 1158

Bulgaria's Ataka Withdraws Proposal for Belene NPP debate

Bulgaria's nationalist Ataka party withdrew its proposal for discussing the restart of the Belene nuclear power plant project.

Business » Energy | February 5, 2014, Wednesday // 16:42 | Viewed: 940

Bulgaria’s Ataka Proposes Restart of Belene NPP

Bulgaria's Parliament will discuss whether to restart the construction of the Belene nuclear power plant.

Business » Energy | February 5, 2014, Wednesday // 12:25 | Viewed: 653

EVN to Demand 7-9% Power Price Increase

EVN Bulgaria EAD will propose a 7-9% power price increase for end consumers as of July 1, the company announced Tuesday.

Business » Energy | February 4, 2014, Tuesday // 15:26 | Viewed: 960

Russia Takes Over Kyrgyzstan's Gas Network

The Russian state is taking over control over Kyrgyzstan's natural gas transit and delivery network, after an agreement between the two states was signed into law.

Business » Energy | February 4, 2014, Tuesday // 14:29 | Viewed: 930

Bulgarian President Praises South Stream

Bulgaria hopes for a successful completion of the South Stream natural gas pipeline project in abidance with EU legislation, stated Bulgarian President Rosen Plevneliev.

Business » Energy | February 4, 2014, Tuesday // 10:42 | Viewed: 950

Russia Says Firm No to Change in South Stream Accords

Russia has voiced anew concerns over Brussels calls for reviewing the agreements it has signed with six EU countries, including Bulgaria, on the construction of the South Stream.

Business » Energy | February 3, 2014, Monday // 17:54 | Viewed: 1356

EU Countries Should Determine Own Energy Mix - Bulgarian Minister

The security of energy supply remains a key factor for guaranteeing economic growth and competitiveness in Europe, according to Bulgarian Economy Minister Dragomir Stoynev.

Business » Energy | January 31, 2014, Friday // 15:02 | Viewed: 1003

Bulgaria's Constitutional Court to Review President’s RE Tax Veto

Bulgaria's Constitutional Court will discuss on Thursday the presidential veto on the 20% tax on revenues of solar and wind power stations.

Business » Energy | January 30, 2014, Thursday // 11:56 | Viewed: 1035

Bulgarian Nationalists Demand Reopening of Kozloduy NPP Units 3, 4

Bulgaria's far-right ultranationalist Ataka party is tabling in the Parliament a draft proposal to have two units of the country's only NPP put in exploitation again

Business » Energy | January 28, 2014, Tuesday // 16:47 | Viewed: 1032

Bulgaria's Sofia Heating Utility Future Unclear

The future of Sofia heating utility Toplofikatsiya Sofia remains unclear, according to Elenko Bozhkov, member of Bulgaria's State Commission for Energy and Water Regulation.

Business » Energy | January 28, 2014, Tuesday // 14:28 | Viewed: 1065
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