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Belene nuclear plant site, screengrab from Bulgarian National Television
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September 29, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgarian state electric utility NEK decided against appealing the arbitration ruling that awarded damages to Russia’s Atomstroyexport for the reactors built for the shelved Belene nuclear power plant, after being […]

Belene nuclear plant site, screengrab from Bulgarian National Television

Bulgarian Parliament approves cash injection to settle Belene arbitration damages

September 28, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s Parliament passed at second reading on September 28 a bill authorising a cash injection from the state Budget to the state-owned electri ...

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Bulgarian Parliament passes Belene arbitration damages bill at first reading

September 21, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s MPs passed at first reading on September 21 a bill authorising a cash injection from the state Budget to the state-owned electric ut ...

Belene nuclear plant site, screengrab from Bulgarian National Television

Bulgarian Cabinet approves draft bill to pay Belene arbitration damages

September 20, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s state-owned electric utility NEK will receive a cash injection from the state Budget to pay the damages awarded by an international a ...

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    Bulgaria’s nuclear power drama: A huge mess
    August 15, 2016, by foreignersandfriends.com

    On April 6 1970, socialist Bulgaria started a huge project. In the northern border town of Kozloduy, engineers and workers starting building reactor no. 1 of what was to become […]

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    Bulgaria optimistic about nuclear reactor deal with Iran – PM
    July 12, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Iran has shown interest in reviewing Bulgaria’s proposal to sell its Russian-made nuclear reactors from the shelved Belene nuclear power plant project, Bulgarian Prime Minister Boiko Borissov said after meeting […]

  • Belene nuclear plant site, screengrab from Bulgarian National Television
    Bulgarian businessman charged in Belene ‘embezzlement’ case
    October 4, 2013, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Bulgarian business executive Bogomil Manchev, chief executive of the Risk Engineering company, was on October 4 2013 charged with incitement to embezzlement in the Belene nuclear power station case. Manchev […]

  • Belene nuclear plant site, screengrab from Bulgarian National Television
    Bulgarian prosecutors: No indictments after Belene-linked raid
    September 23, 2013, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Bulgaria’s prosecutor’s office said on September 23 that it has not pressed charges, at this stage, in its investigation of payments linked to the Belene nuclear power plant project, mothballed […]