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Bulgarian Nuclear Plant Belene to Cost EUR 10 B

The second Bulgarian Nuclear plant Belene may cost up to EUR 10 B if the price is calculated in reference to the inflation rate in Russia.

Business » Energy | April 17, 2009, Friday // 09:12 | Viewed: 2307

Bulgaria to Get Natural Gas from Egypt in 2011

Bulgaria's is going to receive 1 billion cubic meters of natural gas from Egypt annually starting 2011-2012.

Business » Energy | April 16, 2009, Thursday // 15:19 | Viewed: 1836

Turkey CCG Sells Stake in Bulgaria Hydro Project

Turkey's CCG, part of the Ceylan conglomerate, has wrapped up talks for the sale of its 30.1% stake in the joint venture set up to implement the long-delayed hydropower project at Gorna Arda river in Bulgaria, a government official said.

Business » Energy | April 15, 2009, Wednesday // 18:33 | Viewed: 2155

CEZ Challenges Fine over Power Bills in Bulgaria

Czech power utility CEZ has appealed the BGN 500 000 fine that Bulgaria's energy watchdog imposed on it for not introducing monthly power bills.

Business » Energy | April 14, 2009, Tuesday // 14:50 | Viewed: 1322

Austrian Tie-in Eyes Bulgaria's Gorna Arda Hydropower Station

An Austrian consortium between energy firm EVN and construction company Alpine Bau is interested in the long-delayed hydropower project at Gorna Arda river in Bulgaria,

Business » Energy | April 14, 2009, Tuesday // 14:07 | Viewed: 2634

Bulgaria to Have 40% Alternative Gas Supplies in 2020

Until 2020, around 40% of the natural gas that Bulgaria uses will be provided though the Greek TGI pipe, Nabucco gas pipeline, and liquefied gas terminal.

Business » Energy | April 10, 2009, Friday // 16:43 | Viewed: 1724

Turkmenistan Pipeline Blast Halts Gas Exports to Russia

The Russian gas monopoly Gazprom has confirmed the news that Turkmenistan gas supplies to Russia had been stopped over pipeline explosion.

Business » Energy | April 9, 2009, Thursday // 14:25 | Viewed: 2274

Bulgaria Right Wing Seeks End of Dependence on Russia

Bulgaria's two biggest opposition right-wing parties have called for a moratorium on moves that would secure the country's dependence on Russia after the current government steps down.

Business » Energy | April 8, 2009, Wednesday // 14:46 | Viewed: 1394

Bulgaria Watchdog Says Consumers Should Solve Power Bills Controversy

Bulgarian consumers should have the final say in introducing monthly or quarterly power bill, the head of the country's energy watchdog has proposed.

Business » Energy | April 7, 2009, Tuesday // 13:03 | Viewed: 1398

Contract Awarded for New Bulgaria Nuclear Waste Facility

The contract to manage the design of a new national nuclear waste disposal facility in Bulgaria has been awarded to an experienced consortium Monday.

Business » Energy | April 6, 2009, Monday // 14:23 | Viewed: 1875

Bulgaria Requests New Russia Pipeline for South Stream Transit

The Bulgarian government has asked Russia to avoid using Bulgaria's gas pipeline network for transit purposes in its South Stream project.

Business » Energy | April 6, 2009, Monday // 09:39 | Viewed: 6154

Russian Gas Supplies to Bulgaria Restored to 80%

Russian gas supplies to Bulgaria have been restored to 80% of normal volumes two days after an explosion on a Moldovan section of a major pipeline,

Business » Energy | April 3, 2009, Friday // 18:40 | Viewed: 1449

German Company N-Vision Invests EUR 300 in Bulgaria Wind Power Parks

The German company N-Vision Energy is going to invest about EUR 300 M in the construction of two wind power parks in Bulgaria.

Business » Energy | April 3, 2009, Friday // 17:52 | Viewed: 3593

Bulgaria PM Heads for Moscow after Sofia Energy Summit

Bulgarian Prime Minister Sergey Stanishev will pay a working visit to Moscow from April 26 to 28, the press office of the government announced.

Business » Energy | April 3, 2009, Friday // 15:25 | Viewed: 2563

Russian Gas Supplies to Bulgaria Still Cut 60%

Russian gas supplies to Bulgaria continue to be cut by 60% a day after an explosion on a Moldovan section of a major pipeline.

Business » Energy | April 2, 2009, Thursday // 12:47 | Viewed: 1707

Bulgaria Slaps Fine on CEZ Power Utility over Bills

Bulgaria's energy watchdog has fined Czech power utility CEZ BGN 500 000 for not introducing monthly power bills, it said on Wednesday.

Business » Energy | April 1, 2009, Wednesday // 15:54 | Viewed: 1661

Bulgaria's Energy Minister Heads for Moscow Again

Just ten days after visiting Moscow to secure funding for Bulgaria's second nuclear power plant, Economy and Energy Minister Petar Dimitrov will be heading for the Russian capital again.

Business » Energy | April 1, 2009, Wednesday // 14:08 | Viewed: 1616

Bulgaria Gas Supply Reduced after Moldova Blast

The flow of natural gas to Bulgaria has been reduced after a blast in Moldova disrupted gas supplies to the Balkans.

Business » Energy | April 1, 2009, Wednesday // 11:41 | Viewed: 1586

Austrian Companies Invest EUR 260 M in Renewable Energy in Bulgaria

Austrian companies will invest EUR 260 M until 2011 in Bulgaria for renewable energy projects.

Business » Energy | March 30, 2009, Monday // 16:50 | Viewed: 2203

Burgas-Alexandroupolis Oil Pipeline to Be Launched End of 2012

The oil transit pipeline connecting Bulgaria's port of Burgas and Greece's Alexandroupolis should be completed at the end of 2012.

Business » Energy | March 25, 2009, Wednesday // 19:52 | Viewed: 1258

Russia to Temporarily Finance Bulgaria Nuclear Plant Belene

Sofia is in talks with Moscow for securing temporary financing for the planned EUR 4.0 B nuclear power plant at Belene, for which Bulgaria contracted Russia's Atomstroyexport.

Business » Energy | March 24, 2009, Tuesday // 18:15 | Viewed: 2891
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