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Sofia Waste Relocation Cost Approaches BGN 1 B

The Sofia City Hall is paying BGN 1.25 M to send 20 tons of its waste to the landfill in the central town of Sevlievo.

Society » Environment | November 30, 2010, Tuesday // 18:57 | Viewed: 2013

Pink Flamingo Spotted near Bulgaria's Burgas

A pink flamingo - a rare visitor to Bulgaria - has been spotted over the weekend near Bulgarian Black Sea major city of Burgas.

Society » Environment | November 30, 2010, Tuesday // 16:36 | Viewed: 2814

2 Ships Collide Off Bulgarian Coast, Oil Spill Feared

Two ships have collided in the Black Sea some 20 km south of Bulgaria's Emine Cape, the Bulgarian Maritime Administration announced.

Society » Environment | November 29, 2010, Monday // 19:05 | Viewed: 1419

24 Bulgarian Cities Register Record-High Temperatures

Bulgaria registered high temperature records in 24 cities on Monday, the National Institute of Meteorology and Hydrology (NIMH) has announced.

Society » Environment | November 29, 2010, Monday // 16:05 | Viewed: 1863

Hurricane Winds Cause Widespread Damage in Bulgaria

The hurricane-like winds have caused power outages, fallen trees and tin roof damages across Bulgaria Monday morning, the Civil Defense reports.

Society » Environment | November 29, 2010, Monday // 10:56 | Viewed: 2984

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: 1933

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: 1875

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: 2131

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: 1633

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: 3824

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: 3924

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: 3522

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: 1966

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: 2175

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: 2574

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: 3647

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: 2825

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: 2697

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: 2595

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: 2030

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: 1634
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