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The ‘American’ TPPs – Important Investors or Public Enemy

AES Galabovo (ME1) and ContourGlobal Maritsa East 3 (ME3) have been the subject of increased media attacks since the beginning of 2020.

Business » Energy | January 28, 2020, Tuesday // 15:41 | Viewed: 1257

BNR: US Energy Experts Visit Bulgaria’s Energy Enterprises

Balkan Stream and the gas interconnector between Bulgaria and Greece are not mutually exclusive and they both contribute to the real diversification of the whole region.

Business » Energy | December 10, 2019, Tuesday // 16:41 | Viewed: 3671

Kozloduy NPP Will Be Supplied with Nuclear Fuel by 2025

Russian nuclear fuel cycle company TVEL, which is part of Russian state corporation Rosatom and Bulgaria’s Kozloduy NPP have signed a contract for the supply of Russian nuclear fuel to Bulgaria by 2025, TASS reported.

Business » Energy | December 4, 2019, Wednesday // 17:20 | Viewed: 4032

The European Commission Approved nearly 94 Million Euros for a New Power Plant in Bulgaria

The European Commission approved nearly 94 million euros for a high-efficiency cogeneration plant in Bulgaria.

Business » Energy | November 25, 2019, Monday // 20:03 | Viewed: 3631

Herro Mustafa: The US Will Send Energy Experts to Bulgaria

The US will send a team of energy experts to help develop Bulgaria as an energy hub in the Balkans, US Ambassador to Bulgaria Herro Mustafa announced.

Business » Energy | November 22, 2019, Friday // 12:26 | Viewed: 4193

Bulgaria Becomes Part of the Common European Electricity Market

Bulgaria joins the common European electricity market, the Electricity System Operator announced.

Business » Energy | November 11, 2019, Monday // 13:56 | Viewed: 4737

Energy Expert: These 11 km from Balkan Stream are Extremely Important for Bulgaria

,,This small stretch of 11 km is extremely important for Bulgaria.

Business » Energy | October 22, 2019, Tuesday // 07:48 | Viewed: 3631

The Construction of the Balkan Stream Gas Pipeline Through Bulgaria Has Started (Video)

First video footage of the construction activities of the extension of the gas transmission network along the Balkan Stream line in the section from the Bulgarian-Turkish border to the Bulgarian-Serbian border.

Business » Energy | October 21, 2019, Monday // 07:55 | Viewed: 4151

Agreements For Financing the Gas Connection Bulgaria - Greece Are Signed

Several gas-to-gas agreements between Bulgaria and Greece have been signed in Sofia.

Business » Energy | October 10, 2019, Thursday // 13:56 | Viewed: 4391

Belene NPP Project to Be Licensed by the End of the Year

By the end of the year or at the beginning of the following year at the latest, the Nuclear Regulatory Agency (NRA) must license the project for the construction of the Belene NPP in view of changes in the legislation and requirements of the European Comm

Business » Energy | October 1, 2019, Tuesday // 16:45 | Viewed: 3791

The Sixth Unit of Kozloduy NPP Will Receive a License for another 10 Years

Bulgaria’s Energy Minister Temenuzhka Petkova will participate in the official granting of llicense for the operational life extension of sixth unit of Kozloduy Nuclear Power Plant, the press office of the Ministry of Energy announced on September 30.

Business » Energy | October 1, 2019, Tuesday // 14:54 | Viewed: 3800

There Will be no Change in the Price of Electricity and Steam Until the New Year

The approved price for the fourth quarter is BGN 44.

Business » Energy | September 30, 2019, Monday // 18:50 | Viewed: 3344

45 Years since Kozloduy NPP Was Put into Operation

Kozloduy NPP Unit 6 is expected to receive a new operating license within a month, which will allow it to operate for the next 10 years.

Business » Energy | September 4, 2019, Wednesday // 11:16 | Viewed: 3598

55 Nuclear Reactors Are under Construction in the World

In 2018, the nuclear power generated 2563 terawatt hours of electricity worldwide, which is up with 61 terawatt hours from a year earlier, according to the World Nuclear Association (WNA) Annual Nuclear Performance Report 2019.

Business » Energy | September 2, 2019, Monday // 18:11 | Viewed: 4521

Gazprom Expects a Reduction in Gas Exports to Europe

Gazprom expects the volume of gas exports to Europe to be reduced this year to the level of 2017 - up to 192 billion cubic meters, with the export price estimated to be 13% lower than in 2018.

Business » Energy | August 30, 2019, Friday // 10:00 | Viewed: 4153

Democratic Bulgaria Coalition Expects EU Commission to Prevent Construction of Belene NPP

Economist and member of Democratic Bulgaria Martin Dimitrov predict that the European Commission may not allow the implementation of the Belene NPP project.

Business » Energy | August 27, 2019, Tuesday // 21:40 | Viewed: 6503

Bulgaria's HPP Chaira Extends Unplanned Outage of Unit

Bulgarian pumped-storage hydropower plant (HPP) Chaira has extended the unplanned outage of one of its units by three days to August 23, the Independent Bulgarian Energy Exchange (IBEX) said on Tuesday, reports Renewables Now.

Business » Energy | August 20, 2019, Tuesday // 20:04 | Viewed: 2793

Energy Minister: 13 Applications Submitted for Participation in Belene NPP Project

Thirteen applications have been submitted for participation in the Belene NPP project, Energy Minister Temenuzhka Petkova said at a press conference, Focus News Agency reported.

Business » Energy | August 20, 2019, Tuesday // 19:48 | Viewed: 2769

Russian and Korean Company with Interest in Belene NPP, China's CNNC Is also Expected

According to Horizont, the Russian company Rosatom and the Korean Hydro Nuclear Company have submitted applications to the Belene NPP strategic investor selection process to date.

Business » Energy | August 19, 2019, Monday // 11:14 | Viewed: 3611

Temenuzhka Petkova: Candidates for Belene NPP Will Be Announced on August 19

Energy Minister Temenuzhka Petkova commented on the state visit to Turkmenistan at the studio of the BNT.

Business » Energy | August 14, 2019, Wednesday // 12:23 | Viewed: 3821

Electricity Consumption in Bulgaria Jumped Because of the Heat

The heat of recent days has raised electricity consumption by between 7 and 17%, according to data from the Electricity System Operator.

Business » Energy | August 13, 2019, Tuesday // 21:38 | Viewed: 4585
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