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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: 1676

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: 1623

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: 1592

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: 2209

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: 1263

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: 2896

Bulgaria Watchdog Lowers Gas, Heating Prices

Bulgaria's Energy and Water Regulator confirmed Tuesday natural gas and central heating price reductions.

Business » Energy | March 24, 2009, Tuesday // 16:41 | Viewed: 1604

German MEP Demands Halting Bulgaria's Second Nuclear Power Plant

The construction of Bulgaria's Nuclear Power Plant "Belene" must be halted until the whole truth about the project comes to light.

Business » Energy | March 23, 2009, Monday // 15:26 | Viewed: 2829

Bulgaria Looks to Russia for Nuclear Plant Funding

The Bulgarian government has been forced to search for alternative sources of financing for the construction of Bulgaria's second nuclear power plant in Belene.

Business » Energy | March 23, 2009, Monday // 08:45 | Viewed: 1819

Nabucco Pipeline Back on EU Priority List

The Nabucco gas pipeline project to pump natural gas from Central Asia to Europe transiting Bulgaria has been reportedly put back on the European Union list of priority projects.

Business » Energy | March 22, 2009, Sunday // 08:54 | Viewed: 11188

New Bulgaria Gas Reserve Set to Stabilize Regional Supply

The new natural gas deposit near the Bulgarian village of Deventsi will give Bulgaria gas storage facilities almost as large as those of the Ukraine.

Business » Energy | March 20, 2009, Friday // 08:28 | Viewed: 2477

Bulgarian Watchdog Press for 11% Lower Gas Prices

Bulgaria's regulatory authority has offered the state-owned gas supply company, Bulgargaz, Thursday to lower gas prices by 11,18% for the second quarter of 2009.

Business » Energy | March 19, 2009, Thursday // 15:12 | Viewed: 1501

Nabucco Pipeline Removed from EU Priority List

The Nabucco gas pipeline project to pump natural gas from Central Asia to Europe transiting Bulgaria has been removed from a European Union list of priority projects.

Business » Energy | March 17, 2009, Tuesday // 13:05 | Viewed: 2352

Bulgarian Bulgargaz Offers 10% Lower Prices

The Bulgarian gas supply company Bulgargaz has proposed the State Energy and Water Regulatory Commission to lower the natural gas prices by 10,53%. Bulgargaz demands a price of BGN 549,96 per 1000 m3 (no value added tax included), which is BGN 64.

Business » Energy | March 10, 2009, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1347

EUR 200 M Renewable Energy Project to Start in Northern Bulgaria

The Japanese Mitsubishi Corporation and the Bulgarian Dei Energy will build an EUR 200 M ecological energy park near the Northern Bulgarian city of Pleven, the Pari Daily reported. The park will be built on 1,800 dekares of abandoned land in the Gulyan

Business » Energy | March 9, 2009, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 2714

Energy Minister: Bulgaria Fully Prepared for Eventual Gas Crisis

Bulgaria's Energy and Economy Minister, Petar Dimitrov, assured Bulgarians Saturday that the country was fully prepared for an eventual gas crisis and would not end up in the January dire situation. Dimitrov, who spoke in a special interview for Darik

Business » Energy | March 7, 2009, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1445

Russian PM Warns Ukraine over New Gas Crisis

Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin warned the Ukraine that gas supplies might be cut if they do not pay for Russian gas before March 7. "If this payment is not made as a result of the recent operations and arrests of some officials, it will lead to

Business » Energy | March 5, 2009, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1681

EVN Invests EUR 50 M in New Thermal Power Plant in Bulgaria City of Plovdiv

The Austrian-owned Bulgarian electricity provider EVN is going to invest between EUR 50 M and EUR 60 M in a new thermal power plant in the city of Plovdiv.

Business » Energy | March 1, 2009, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 2216

Bulgarian Plant Kozloduy Continues Russia Nuclear Waste Dump Option

Bulgaria is almost the only Eastern European country still sending nuclear waste to Russia for reprocessing and is the only country that has signed a new deal with Moscow, the BBC reported late Thursday. While many Eastern European countries have aband

Business » Energy | February 27, 2009, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 2102

Bulgarian Company Winslow Group Invests EUR 100 M in Renewable Energy

The Bulgarian investment company with UK capital, Winslow Group, will invest over EUR 100 M in renewable energy projects, the company's press office announced, cited by the Pari Daily. These will be the first energy protects of the company, and they wi

Business » Energy | February 26, 2009, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 2431

Italy's Enel Completes Modernization of Bulgaria Maritza Iztok Power Plant

The Italian energy company Enel is done with the modernization of Unit 4 of the Bulgarian power plant "Maritza Iztok" ("East") 3 a month ahead of schedule, the Pari Daily reported. The completed modernization marks the end of the biggest energy investm

Business » Energy | February 25, 2009, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 3342
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