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Gazprom, OMV Sign Deal on South Stream Austria amid Putin Visit

Russian concern Gazprom struck Monday an agreement with oil and gas company OMV on the construction of Austria's stretch of the South Stream gas pipeline.

Business » Energy | June 24, 2014, Tuesday // 15:44 | Viewed: 1333

Gazprom Sells Shares in Lithuanian Energy Companies

Russian energy concern Gazprom has sold its assets in AB Lietuvos Dujos and AB Amber Grid, two Lithuanian gas utilities in each of which it had a 37.

Business » Energy | June 23, 2014, Monday // 15:49 | Viewed: 850

Business Energy Consumers to Protest Electricity Price Hike

Bulgaria's business energy consumers have threatened to stop paying electricity bills if the energy watchdog DKEVR approves a proposal increasing prices.

Business » Energy | June 19, 2014, Thursday // 15:30 | Viewed: 1384

EU 'Pressures Members' about South Stream - Russian EconMin

Bulgaria and other EU members are being pressured into pulling out of the South Stream pipeline, Russian Economy Minister Alexander Novak said.

Business » Energy | June 19, 2014, Thursday // 12:48 | Viewed: 1289

Total Seeks Drilling Company for Black Sea Gas Exploration

The Bulgarian branch of French petrol company Total announced a public tender for exploration drilling in the Khan Asparuh gas field off the Bulgarian Black Sea coast.

Business » Energy | June 17, 2014, Tuesday // 16:33 | Viewed: 1349

Spain Offers to Be Gas Transit Country, Save EU from Russia

Europe could import African gas via Spain to reduce dependency on Russian resources, a Spanish expert believes.

Business » Energy | June 17, 2014, Tuesday // 14:25 | Viewed: 1196

Austrian Minister: EU Could Pay Ukraine's Gas Debt

Austrian Economy Minister Reinhold Mitterlehner has argued that the Russia-Ukraine gas dispute requires a political decision involving the EU.

Business » Energy | June 17, 2014, Tuesday // 14:15 | Viewed: 809

Gazprom to Hit Back at Ukraine with New USD 18 B Stockholm Lawsuit

Gazprom is to file a fresh lawsuit in the Stockholm arbitration court against Ukraine's Naftogaz for USD 18 B over prolonged debts, CEO Alexey Miller says.

Business » Energy | June 17, 2014, Tuesday // 11:54 | Viewed: 941

Bulgarian Renewable Energy Producers May Sue Watchdog over Tariff Cuts

Renewable energy producers have threatened to sue Bulgaria's energy watchdog due to its intentions to impose a dramatic reduction in preferential tariffs.

Business » Energy | June 17, 2014, Tuesday // 08:48 | Viewed: 2302

Bulgaria Govt Guarantees Supplies for 3-4 Months in Case of Gas Crisis

Bulgarian Deputy Prime Minister Daniela Bobeva has explained that the government is ready to secure gas consumption for a minimum of 3-4 months in the case of a gas supply crisis.

Business » Energy | June 16, 2014, Monday // 17:23 | Viewed: 948

South Stream Offshoot to Crimea 'Possible' - Russian Minister

The South Stream gas pipeline could have a ramification to the Crimean peninsula, Oleg Savelyev, Minister of Crimean Affairs, announced.

Business » Energy | June 16, 2014, Monday // 15:55 | Viewed: 1056

Bulgaria Is Injecting Additional Quantities of Gas into Chiren Depot

Bulgaria's Ministry of Economy and Energy is preparing a stance on the steps it is taking in relation to the Russia -Ukraine gas dispute.

Business » Energy | June 16, 2014, Monday // 13:53 | Viewed: 857

Ukraine's Naftogaz Also Takes Gazprom to Stockholm Arbitration

Naftogaz has taken a step to sue Gazprom hours after Russian state-owned concern filed a USD 4.

Business » Energy | June 16, 2014, Monday // 13:52 | Viewed: 735

Energy Watchdog Cuts Green Energy Prices

Bulgaria's energy watchdog DKEVR proposes a significant cut in the prices at which the energy from renewable sources is bought off.

Business » Energy | June 16, 2014, Monday // 13:50 | Viewed: 1111

Gazprom Introduces Prepayment for Ukraine Gas, Refers to Court

Russian energy giant Gazprom has switched to advanced payment mode for gas deliveries to Ukraine's Naftogaz, company officials have announced.

Business » Energy | June 16, 2014, Monday // 10:13 | Viewed: 864

Ukraine Faces Gas Supplies Halt As Payment Deadline Ends Monday

Gas deliveries to Kiev could be disrupted if Ukraine's Naftogaz does not pay its debts to Russian energy concern Gazprom by Monday morning, June 16.

Business » Energy | June 16, 2014, Monday // 09:28 | Viewed: 592

Barroso: EU, Azerbaijan Consider Southern Gas Corridor Mutual Priority

The EU and Azerbaijan have agreed to fast-track the strategic modernization partnership deal and to boost efforts on the Southern Gas Corridor, according to Jose Manuel Barroso.

Business » Energy | June 15, 2014, Sunday // 11:53 | Viewed: 1316

Ukraine Ready for New Compromise on Russian Gas Pricing

Ukraine announced it would agree to pay USD 326 per 1000 cubic meters of gas following a three-way Brussels meeting over the dispute with Russia.

Business » Energy | June 13, 2014, Friday // 15:08 | Viewed: 3411

EconMin: Bulgaria Forced to Justify Actions of Previous Govts

Bulgarian Economy Minister Dragomir Stoynev has said his government was being held responsible for actions of previous governments regarding the South Stream project.

Business » Energy | June 13, 2014, Friday // 11:29 | Viewed: 856

PM Oresharski Insists He Ordered South Stream Freeze

Bulgarian Prime Minister Plamen Oresharski has reiterated he ordered the temporary suspension of South Stream following his statement on Sunday.

Business » Energy | June 13, 2014, Friday // 10:31 | Viewed: 1256

Gazprom: South Stream Project Under Way in Bulgaria

Russian state-owned concern Gazprom maintains the South Stream gas pipeline project is being carried out on schedule, company officials were quoted as saying.

Business » Energy | June 13, 2014, Friday // 09:53 | Viewed: 1111
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