All posts tagged energy

December 17, 2014, by Independent Balkan News Agency

Bulgaria’s Cabinet plans to send a government delegation to Moscow on December 19 to discuss the prospect of reviving the South Stream gas pipeline project, Russian and Bulgarian media quoted […]

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Bulgaria and Serbia to speed work on gas interconnector

December 17, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria and Serbia will accelerate work on a project to build a gas connection between the two countries, it was agreed at a meeting in Belgrade betw ...

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Total-led consortium to postpone drilling for gas on Bulgarian sea shelf – reports

December 16, 2014, by Independent Balkan News Agency

A consortium led by French oil firm Total has said that it would delay the start of drilling gas wells on Bulgaria’s Black Sea shelf, reports in Bul ...

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Dialogue with Russia on South Stream must continue, Merkel tells Bulgarian PM Borissov

December 15, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

The European Union has not given up on the South Stream gas pipeline project and therefore the dialogue with Russia must continue, German chancellor A ...

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    Chevron pulls out of gas extraction in western Ukraine
    December 15, 2014, by The Kyiv Post

    Global Energy giant Chevron terminated its contract with Ukraine to extract shale gas in western Ukraine after trying for more than a year to get the government to simplify taxation […]

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    Russia-Turkey pipeline has economic, strategic motives
    December 11, 2014, by Dorian Jones of VOANews

    Russia’s decision to cancel a gas pipeline to Bulgaria in preference to Turkey is being heralded as an important victory for Ankara in its ambitions to become a regional energy […]

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    Bulgaria to offer South Stream restart plan
    December 11, 2014, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    Bulgaria intends to offer the European Commission a plan that would lead to the resuscitation of the South Stream pipeline, albeit in a curtailed form, it emerged on December 10. […]