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Bulgaria Braces for High Winds, Unstable Weather

Strong winds are expected across Bulgaria beginning of next week, as fall weather continues to be dynamic, but still warmer than usual.

Society » Environment | November 28, 2010, Sunday // 19:56 | Viewed: 1602

30 Bulgarian Cities More Dusty than They Should Be

30 cities in Bulgaria have registered concentrations of fine dust in their air that are above tthe allowed limits, according to the Bulgarian Ministry of Environment.

Society » Environment | November 28, 2010, Sunday // 10:33 | Viewed: 1694

CEZ Power Utility Launches Electric Car Station in Sofia

Bulgaria's capital Sofia will have in the beginning of 2011 a station for recharging electric cars, using renewable energy sources.

Society » Environment | November 23, 2010, Tuesday // 15:34 | Viewed: 1959

Bulgarian Meteorologists Warn of Hurricane-Like Winds

Strong winds are expected in Eastern Bulgaria on Tuesday, the National Institute of Meteorology and Hydrology (NIMH) at the Bulgarian Academy of Sciences has warned.

Society » Environment | November 23, 2010, Tuesday // 10:09 | Viewed: 1473

Saker Falcons Resettled in Bulgaria

The first new breeding pair of steppe Saker falcons has arrived in Bulgaria Monday as the efforts start to reintroduce this rare species in the Balkan country.

Society » Environment | November 22, 2010, Monday // 12:52 | Viewed: 2565

Bulgaria Right-Wingers Warn of New Garbage Crisis in Sofia

Bulgaria's right-wing opposition has sounded an alarm over grave garbage problems looming for the capital Sofia, warning that a new crisis may hit it at the end of next year at the latest.

Society » Environment | November 21, 2010, Sunday // 19:07 | Viewed: 3043

Bulgarian Eco-Activists March to Save Forests

Bulgarian environmentalist groups have scheduled a rally Sunday in downtown Sofia against the amendments to the laws concerning forest protection.

Society » Environment | November 21, 2010, Sunday // 10:44 | Viewed: 2823

Bulgaria Records Another Hot November Weekend

Temperatures in Bulgaria soared well above 20 degrees C Sunday, with nine locations registering temperature records.

Society » Environment | November 14, 2010, Sunday // 18:54 | Viewed: 1800

Bulgaria Moves to Reduce Plastic Bags' Use

Bulgaria's Environment Ministry is preparing an order aiming at restricting the use of plastic bags in the country.

Society » Environment | November 11, 2010, Thursday // 19:28 | Viewed: 1857

November Heat Wave Continues in Bulgaria

Bulgaria continues to enjoy one of the warmest Novembers ever, after 12 locations registered again temperature records on Thursday.

Society » Environment | November 11, 2010, Thursday // 18:55 | Viewed: 2197

New 30 Wildfires Rage in Bulgaria

As many as 30 new wildfires have occurred in Bulgaria Thursday, the Head of the National Firefighting Services, Nikola Nikolov, has informed.

Society » Environment | November 11, 2010, Thursday // 13:04 | Viewed: 2815

Light Tremor Shakes Southeastern Bulgaria

A light earthquake with a 2.6 magnitude on the Richter scale was registered on the territory of Bulgaria late on Wednesday, minutes before midnight.

Society » Environment | November 11, 2010, Thursday // 08:45 | Viewed: 2643

28 Bulgarian Cities Register Record-High Temperatures

Bulgaria registered record-high temperatures in 28 towns and cities on Wednesday, according to data from the National Institute for Meteorology and Hydrology (NIMH).

Society » Environment | November 10, 2010, Wednesday // 20:41 | Viewed: 2535

Hurricane-Like Winds Bother Sofia, Bulgaria

The strong wind, which has already blown for three consecutive days in Sofia and other parts of Bulgaria, continues to cause damage.

Society » Environment | November 10, 2010, Wednesday // 08:28 | Viewed: 2326

Hurricane-like Winds Cause Trouble in Bulgaria

The strong wind, lasting for two days now, has brought down a large number of fences of constructions sites in Sofia, the TV channel bTV informs Tuesday.

Society » Environment | November 9, 2010, Tuesday // 10:40 | Viewed: 1790

Bulgaria Marks 150th Years of Meteorology Measurements

The Bulgarian Academy of Sciences (BAS) marked with a ceremony Monday the 150th anniversary of the first meteorology measurements in the country.

Society » Environment | November 8, 2010, Monday // 13:56 | Viewed: 1485

Light Earthquake Registered in Southern Bulgaria

A light earthquake was registered on Bulgarian territory Monday morning, according to information of the European Mediterranean Seismological Center.

Society » Environment | November 8, 2010, Monday // 10:35 | Viewed: 1534

Bulgaria Tames 2 Late Fall Wildfires Sunday

Two wildfires blazed in mountains nearby Bulgarian capital Sofia after an unusually warm and dry first week of November.

Society » Environment | November 7, 2010, Sunday // 18:47 | Viewed: 1580

Bulgaria Breaks Heat Records First November Weekend

Bulgaria is enjoying one of the warmest November weekends ever, after overa dozen locations registered temperature records on Friday-Sunday.

Society » Environment | November 7, 2010, Sunday // 17:16 | Viewed: 1906

Second Wildfire Hits Bulgaria Sunday

A forest fire has erupted in the Vitosha mountain nearby capital Sofia, while firemen are fighting a prior fire in Osogovo near Kyustendil.

Society » Environment | November 7, 2010, Sunday // 14:16 | Viewed: 1832

Forest Fire Blazes in Bulgaria's Osogovo Mountain

Firemen are fighting a forest fire in the Osogovo Mountain nearby southwestern Bulgarian city of Kyustendil.

Society » Environment | November 7, 2010, Sunday // 12:00 | Viewed: 1403
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