All posts tagged energy

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July 23, 2016, by Independent Balkan News Agency

Bulgaria’s Minister of Foreign Affairs Daniel Mitov and US Secretary of Energy Ernest Moniz welcomed the energy and energy security co-operation between the two countries, the Foreign Ministry said in […]

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Electricity distributor CEZ files arbitration claim against Bulgaria

July 13, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

Czech energy group CEZ became the third electricity distribution firm to file an arbitration claim against Bulgaria with the World Bank’s arbitratio ...

Belene nuclear plant site, screengrab from Bulgarian National Television

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 p ...


Bulgaria, Iran discuss transport, energy co-operation

July 11, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

During a visit to Tehran by a Bulgarian delegation led by Prime Minister Boiko Borissov, Bulgaria and Iran have signed bilateral agreements on boostin ...

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    Ukraine: Investigators arrest 10 suspects in major gas fraud
    June 21, 2016, by The Kyiv Post

    Ukraine’s National Anti-Corruption Bureau and Special Anti-Corruption Prosecutor’s Office detained 10 former officials suspected of embezzlement of three billion hryvnia (1 euro = 28.16 hryvnia) through fraudulent gas sales. On [&hellip ...

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    Bulgarian, Romanian presidents urge energy independence for SEE
    June 15, 2016, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    Energy dependency is the biggest weakness of South Eastern Europe and building a modern energy infrastructure and interconnection of the national gas and electricity grids should be a shared priority, […]

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    Bulgaria completes gas compressor upgrade at Greek border
    June 13, 2016, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    Bulgaria has completed the upgrade of a gas compressor station at Petrich, near the border with Greece, which completes the first stage of upgrades to the country’s gas grid and […]