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Bulgarian South Stream Section Issued Positive EIA Report

The offshore South Stream gas pipeline section will not have a substantial impact on the environment and the socio-economic sphere in the region of Bulgaria's Varna.

Business » Energy | July 29, 2014, Tuesday // 14:02 | Viewed: 1221

Westinghouse CEO Arrives in Bulgaria

Westinghouse President and CEO Danny Roderick is in Bulgaria to meet government officials and energy sector representatives.

Business » Energy | July 29, 2014, Tuesday // 10:41 | Viewed: 1360

EC Initiates Gas Supply Talks between Oettinger, Novak

The European Commission is initiating a meeting between EU Energy Commissioner Gunther Oettinger and Russian Energy Minister Alexander Novak in Moscow this week.

Business » Energy | July 28, 2014, Monday // 17:30 | Viewed: 816

Montenegro 'Interested' in South Stream Pipeline - EconMin

Montenegro's Economy Minister Vladimir Kavaric announced that his country desired to be included in the South Stream gas pipeline project.

Business » Energy | July 28, 2014, Monday // 09:40 | Viewed: 1347

Bulgaria Risks Losing EU Funding of EUR 45 M for Gas Link with Greece

Bulgaria may lose EUR 45 M in EU funding if the gas grid interconnection with Greece is delayed, according to former Deputy Prime Minister Daniela Bobeva.

Business » Energy | July 25, 2014, Friday // 17:37 | Viewed: 1446

Bulgaria's Energy Sector Most Vulnerable Among 75 Countries

Bulgaria's energy policy is infiltrated by local and foreign private interests, including state interests.

Business » Energy | July 25, 2014, Friday // 14:36 | Viewed: 1472

Turkey OKs South Stream Environmental Impact Assessment

Turkey's Ministry of Environment and Urbanization has approved the Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) report for the offshore section of the South Stream gas pipeline.

Business » Energy | July 24, 2014, Thursday // 12:49 | Viewed: 1184

Bulgarian Energy Holding Puts Off Gazprom Loan on South Stream

The Bulgarian Energy holding surprisingly decided to postpone a decision whether to receive a EUR 620 M from Gazprom for the construction of the South Stream pipeline.

Business » Energy | July 23, 2014, Wednesday // 11:31 | Viewed: 1178

Bulgaria-Romania Gas Link Suffers Further Delay

A gas interconnector with Romania being built since 2012 will not be operational before September, sources close to the construction say.

Business » Energy | July 21, 2014, Monday // 17:22 | Viewed: 1045

EC Recommends To Serbia To Suspend Work on South Stream Pipeline

The EC has recommended to Serbia to suspend construction of the South Stream Pipeline until it is fully in line with European law, reports BTA quoting the Serbian daily Politika.

Business » Energy | July 21, 2014, Monday // 13:08 | Viewed: 1048

NEK Losses Grew 43% in 2013

The losses of Bulgaria's National Electricity Company (NEK) increased by 43% in 2013, shows its financial audit, published in the Commercial Registry.

Business » Energy | July 18, 2014, Friday // 13:14 | Viewed: 951

Bulgaria 'Might Be Forced' to Make Amendments on South Stream - PM

"The South Stream [gas pipeline] is not a Bulgarian project, and the whole project does not depend on us," Bulgaria's Prime Minister wrote on Facebook.

Business » Energy | July 14, 2014, Monday // 13:48 | Viewed: 1496

Russia, Argentina Sign Nuclear Deals During Putin's Visit

Russia's President Vladimir Putin struck agreements on nuclear energy cooperation with Argentinian counterpart Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner.

Business » Energy | July 13, 2014, Sunday // 14:22 | Viewed: 1286

Bulgarian Energy Holding CEO Ivan Yonchev Leaves Office

Ivan Yonchev, CEO of the Bulgarian Energy Holding (BEH), has been discharged to undergo an operation, BEH has announced on his website.

Business » Energy | July 11, 2014, Friday // 10:13 | Viewed: 893

Greek MPs Approve Privatization of State Electricity Utility

Greek lawmakers gave green light to a bill under which 30% of the Public Power Corporation (PPC) will be sold as part of a large-scale privatization program.

Business » Energy | July 10, 2014, Thursday // 13:36 | Viewed: 932

Bulgaria's South Stream Construction Price Could Soar - Report

The Bulgarian stretch of the South Stream gas pipeline could go beyond USD 5.86 B previously estimated, a Russian daily argues.

Business » Energy | July 10, 2014, Thursday // 12:13 | Viewed: 1009

Gazprom Subsidiary Centrgaz 'Mulls Opening Office in Bulgaria'

Russian energy concern Gazprom's filial Centrgaz is considering whether to set up an office in Bulgaria, a company message quoted by agencies reveals.

Business » Energy | July 9, 2014, Wednesday // 16:10 | Viewed: 1095

Greek Public Power Corporation To Operate in Bulgaria

Greek power company Public Power Corporation will establish a subsidiary in Sofia in cooperation with the Swiss company ALPIQ Group, announced тхе Bulgarian National Radio.

Business » Energy | July 8, 2014, Tuesday // 15:54 | Viewed: 954

Bulgaria's Energy Watchdog Forecasts Another Electricity Price Hike

By the end of this year the electricity prices in Bulgaria might rise again, Ilian Iliev, member of the energy watchdog DKEVR told the Bulgarian National Television.

Business » Energy | July 8, 2014, Tuesday // 10:37 | Viewed: 934

7 Ambassadors to Bulgaria Express Concern over Energy Sector Measures

Seven ambassadors have expressed concern in a letter to the Bulgarian Parliament Speaker over restrictions proposed by the State Commission for Energy and Water Regulation (DKEVR).

Business » Energy | July 5, 2014, Saturday // 12:00 | Viewed: 1929

Ukraine Allowed to Sell Up to 49% of Gas Pipeline System

Ukraine's Parliament adopted on first reading a bill under which up to 49% of the country's gas pipeline network could be sold to foreign investors.

Business » Energy | July 4, 2014, Friday // 16:42 | Viewed: 2897