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Bulgarian Businesses and Trade Unions Request Meeting with PM over High Power Prices on Energy Exchange

 Businesses and trade unions have requested a meeting with the prime minister over the high electricity prices on the energy exchange.

Business » Energy | January 19, 2019, Saturday // 10:04 | Viewed: 979

Bulgartransgaz Creates Subsidiary for Gas Distribution Hub

Bulgartransgaz EAD has set up its subsidiary Gas Hub Balkan EAD in connection with the initiative for the construction of a gas distribution hub in Bulgaria.

Business » Energy | January 17, 2019, Thursday // 17:19 | Viewed: 1816

General Electric Interested in Participating as Potential Supplier of Equipment and Engineer of Belene NPP

The US Company General Electric expressed interest in participating as potential supplier of equipment and engineer of the Belene NPP project, reported the Bulgarian National Radio.

Business » Energy | January 16, 2019, Wednesday // 12:51 | Viewed: 2620

Energy Regulator Discussed Measure to Stabilise Power Prices at The Free Market

Measures to stabilise the prices at the free electricity market were discussed at a meeting in the Energy and Water Regulatory Commission on 14th of January, reported the Bulgarian National Television.

Business » Energy | January 15, 2019, Tuesday // 09:04 | Viewed: 1725

Urgent Meeting Due to Industrial Electricity Prices in Bulgaria

The Ministry of Energy (ME) and the Energy and Water Regulatory Commission (KEVR) are starting two urgent measures to stabilize the prices of the industrial electricity traded on the energy exchange.

Business » Energy | January 14, 2019, Monday // 10:02 | Viewed: 2115

Bulgarian Energy Minister: We Have Created a Liberalized Electricity Market

''Government has a major priority to provide conditions for Bulgarian industry to be competitive in international markets'', Energy Minister Temenujka Petkova said in the studio of the morning block of BNT.

Business » Energy | January 14, 2019, Monday // 09:37 | Viewed: 1950

Shell Hires Noble Globetrotter II for Drilling Offshore Bulgaria

London-based offshore drilling contractor Noble Corporation said Shell has hired its Noble Globetrotter II ship to drill a well offshore Bulgaria beginning in the first quarter of 2019, reports SeeNews.

Business » Energy | January 12, 2019, Saturday // 11:17 | Viewed: 4137

Energy Regulator: Claims of 15-20% Increase in Electricity Bills from July 1 Unfounded

There is no reason to claim that there will be a 15-20% increase in people's electricity bills from July 1, Chairman of the Energy and Water Regulatory Commission (KEVR) Ivan Ivanov said during a press briefing, Focus News Agency reports.

Business » Energy | January 11, 2019, Friday // 17:48 | Viewed: 2108

Greece-Bulgaria Gas Interconnector Construction Should Start within 2-3 Months

The construction of the Greece-Bulgaria gas interconnector should start within 2-3 months, Energy Minister Temenuzhka Petkova told MPs in response to a question about gas supplies from Azerbaijan, Focus News Agencyreports.

Business » Energy | January 11, 2019, Friday // 15:15 | Viewed: 3138

20% higher electricity consumption on 6th of January

The consumption of electricity on 6th of January increased by 20% compared to the same day in 2018, the electricity distribution company CEZ Bulgaria said on 7th of January, reports BNT.

Business » Energy | January 7, 2019, Monday // 16:58 | Viewed: 2281

Petrol Prices Hit 2018 Lows, Diesel Rates At Lowest Since March

Oil continues to fall after a sharp decline last week, news agencies said.

Business » Energy | December 25, 2018, Tuesday // 12:20 | Viewed: 3003

Bulgatransgaz Launched Competition for the Bulgarian Section of Turkish Stream

Bulgartransgaz on 21st of December launched a public procurement procedure for the construction of the Bulgarian section of Turkish Stream.

Business » Energy | December 23, 2018, Sunday // 12:53 | Viewed: 2925

Bulgarian Energy Holding Chief: We Discussed Option to Reduce the € 77 Million Fine

We have consultants with whom we have discussed the possibility of reducing part of the fine and returning it to the three companies, the head of the BBulgarian Energy Holding, Petyo Ivanov told BNT on 20th of December.

Business » Energy | December 21, 2018, Friday // 09:27 | Viewed: 2634

Bulgarian Energy Regulator: Prices of Heating and Electricity will Remain Unchanged this Winter

The prices of central heating and electricity remain unchanged until the end of the heating season, the Energy and Water Regulatory Commission said after its open session, reports Focus News Agency.

Business » Energy | December 20, 2018, Thursday // 16:51 | Viewed: 2656

Bulgaria Endorses Transfer of 30% Interest in Offshore Block from Shell to Woodside Energy

Bulgaria's government said that it has approved the transfer of 30% of the exploration rights on offshore Block 1-14 Khan Kubrat to the local branch of Australia's Woodside Energy from the current sole holder, Shell International Exploration and Developme

Business » Energy | December 20, 2018, Thursday // 12:25 | Viewed: 2507

“Gazprom Export" did not Like Transit Fees of "Turkish Stream" through Bulgaria

Russian company “Gazprom Export” is ready to buy 90% of Turkish Stream capacity through Bulgaria, it became clear after 19th of December meeting of Bulgaria’s Energy and Water Regulatory Commission (EWRC), at which the state-run gas transmission operator

Business » Energy | December 20, 2018, Thursday // 12:02 | Viewed: 3764

Energy Minister: Bulgaria has no Intention to Change the Structure of its Energy Holding

Bulgaria has no intention to change the structure of Bulgarian Energy Holding (BEH), the parent of gas companies Bulgargaz and Bulgatransgaz, BTV has reported.

Business » Energy | December 19, 2018, Wednesday // 23:12 | Viewed: 2183

KEVR Discusses the Transit of Gas From the Turkish to the Serbian Border

The Energy and Water Regulatory Commission will discuss the procedure that will enable Bulgartransgaz to sign contracts for the transfer of natural gas from the Turkish to the Serbian border, reported the Bulgarian National Television.

Business » Energy | December 19, 2018, Wednesday // 09:43 | Viewed: 2061

SOCAR Looking to Enter Bulgaria’s Gas Distribution Market

State Oil Company of Azerbaijan Republic (SOCAR) is carrying out a detailed feasibility study for participating in Bulgaria’s gas distribution market, reports Interfaxenergy.

Business » Energy | December 17, 2018, Monday // 17:17 | Viewed: 2449

Hurriyet Daily News: Bulgaria Likely Option for TurkStream 2nd Route

Turkey will transform from an end user to an intermediate user with the commissioning of the second line of the TurkStream natural gas project, while eliminating transit risks through Ukraine, Volkan Özdemir, head of the Ankara-based Institute for Energy

Business » Energy | December 17, 2018, Monday // 14:32 | Viewed: 2603

Bulgarian Energy Holding Fined EUR 77 Million for Blocking Gas Rivals

State-owned Bulgarian Energy Holding (BEH) was fined 77 million euros ($87.

Business » Energy | December 17, 2018, Monday // 14:11 | Viewed: 2470
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