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Sad Anniversary: Bulgaria’s Energy System Collapsed on Friday 13th 1978

Everyone has read the jokes about how the most important thing in the 21st century is that one should have access to internet.

Business » Energy | January 13, 2021, Wednesday // 16:14 | Viewed: 9605

Bulgaria and US Partner on East-West Energy Corridor: $1.5 Million Grant Signed

Bulgaria has officially signed a contract for a feasibility study on the development of an East-West energy corridor

Business » Energy | July 22, 2024, Monday // 10:52 | Viewed: 1578

Bulgaria Collects 217 Million BGN in Windfall Tax from Energy Firms in 2023

In 2023, Bulgaria collected 217 million BGN from a windfall tax on firms in the oil, natural gas, coal, and petroleum products sectors, according to Finance Minister Lyudmila Petkova.

Business » Energy | July 19, 2024, Friday // 09:21 | Viewed: 2113

Bulgarian Employers Demand Urgent Action on Soaring Electricity Prices

The Association of the Organizations of Bulgarian Employers (AOBE) has urgently called for government action to address the soaring electricity prices affecting businesses in Bulgaria

Business » Energy | July 17, 2024, Wednesday // 17:46 | Viewed: 2718

Energy Minister Malinov Announces Bulgargaz Could Transfer Part of BOTAS Agreement Rights to Third Parties

An informal agreement was reached on the possibility of Bulgargaz offering for transfer part of the rights under its agreement with Turkish energy company BOTAS ,signed on January 3, 2023, said caretaker Energy Minister Vladimir Malinov during a hearing i

Business » Energy | July 11, 2024, Thursday // 12:51 | Viewed: 2043

Bulgargaz Seeks 400 Million Euros from Gazprom in Arbitration Claim

Bulgargaz has initiated legal proceedings against Gazprom, seeking 400 million euros in compensation for damages caused by the unilateral suspension

Business » Energy | July 9, 2024, Tuesday // 12:28 | Viewed: 2194

Energy Price Adjustments Across Bulgaria Take Effect Today

Today marks the implementation of new electricity and heating prices across Bulgaria

Business » Energy | July 1, 2024, Monday // 11:31 | Viewed: 4375

Calls for Russian Intervention: Bulgaria's 'Revival' Party Seeks Rosatom's Help for NPP

In a statement delivered from the parliamentary podium, the political party "Revival" has urged for the intervention of the Russian state firm "Rosatom"

Business » Energy | June 26, 2024, Wednesday // 10:12 | Viewed: 2028

Bulgaria Receives EU Funding to Enhance Power Grid for Renewable Energy

The European Commission announced on Monday that it is providing Bulgaria with 65 million euros from the EU Modernization Fund for the GREENABLER project

Business » Energy | June 24, 2024, Monday // 14:35 | Viewed: 2131

Surprise: Russia Beats US in Supplying Europe with Gas

In May, natural gas imports to Europe from Russia surpassed those from the US for the first time since the onset of the Ukraine war

Business » Energy | June 19, 2024, Wednesday // 17:24 | Viewed: 3841

Fuel Prices in Bulgaria: Can They Drop Below 1 Lev?

In Bulgaria, there is anticipation over the direction of fuel prices in the coming weeks

Business » Energy | June 18, 2024, Tuesday // 17:54 | Viewed: 4946

Proposed Changes: Electricity and Heating Prices in Bulgaria

The Bulgarian Energy and Water Regulatory Commission (EWRC) recently deliberated on proposed adjustments to electricity and heating prices set to take effect from July 1

Business » Energy | June 11, 2024, Tuesday // 14:42 | Viewed: 3100

Bulgaria Leads the Charge in New Vertical Gas Corridor Project

The implementation of the Vertical Gas Corridor has commenced, aimed at ensuring diversification and energy security for natural gas supplies

Business » Energy | June 6, 2024, Thursday // 13:49 | Viewed: 2577

Electricity Up, Heating Down: Bulgaria Faces New Price Changes Ahead!

The Bulgarian Energy and Water Regulatory Commission (EWRC) anticipates an average electricity price increase of 1.34% starting July 1, while the price of hot water and heating is expected to decrease by an average of 8.44%

Business » Energy | June 4, 2024, Tuesday // 14:15 | Viewed: 3712

Bulgaria Braces for 8% Spike in Natural Gas Costs Next Month

During an open meeting, Ivan Ivanov, the chairman of the Commission for Energy and Water Regulation, revealed that the price of natural gas is set to increase by slightly over 8% in June

Business » Energy | May 30, 2024, Thursday // 12:06 | Viewed: 2148

Bulgaria's Kozloduy NPP Shifts Away from Russian Nuclear Fuel

Kozloduy Nuclear Power Plant (NPP) has announced its decision to terminate the contract with Russia for the supply of nuclear fuel

Business » Energy | May 29, 2024, Wednesday // 17:56 | Viewed: 2454

Kozloduy NPP in Bulgaria Embarks on Alternative Fuel Integration

The implementation of an alternative fuel type in Unit 5 of the Kozloduy Nuclear Power Plant (NPP) has commenced

Business » Energy | May 29, 2024, Wednesday // 10:31 | Viewed: 1842

Brussels Rebukes Bulgaria for Missing Energy Efficiency Report

The European Commission initiated a new infringement procedure against Bulgaria on Thursday for failing to submit a report on the energy performance of buildings as required by the directive

Business » Energy | May 23, 2024, Thursday // 16:55 | Viewed: 2894

Bulgaria and US Strengthen Strategic Energy Cooperation

During his recent visit to Washington, Bulgarian Energy Minister Vladimir Malinov engaged in crucial discussions at the US State Department

Business » Energy | May 23, 2024, Thursday // 11:36 | Viewed: 2082

Bulgargaz Pursues Legal Action Against Gazprom Over Gas Supply Cuts

During a briefing at the Ministry of Energy, it was revealed that Bulgargaz intends to pursue legal action against Gazprom Export, seeking damages amounting to BGN 400 million

Business » Energy | May 16, 2024, Thursday // 12:28 | Viewed: 4206

Proposed Price Adjustments: Heating Costs in Sofia May See Significant Reduction

"Toplofikatsia Sofia," the capital's heating supply company, has proposed a significant reduction in the price of thermal energy starting from July 1st

Business » Energy | May 15, 2024, Wednesday // 10:05 | Viewed: 1739

Kozloduy NPP Initiates Transition from Russian to US Nuclear Fuel in May

The Kozloduy Nuclear Power Plant (NPP) in Bulgaria is set to embark on a significant transition as it begins the process of replacing Russian nuclear fuel with American fuel from Westinghouse

Business » Energy | April 30, 2024, Tuesday // 16:34 | Viewed: 3338
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