All posts tagged energy

February 3, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s Parliament rejected on February 3 a motion tabled by ultra-nationalist party Ataka, which called for resuming construction on the South Stream gas pipeline, cancelled by Russia in December 2014. […]

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National power grids increasingly targeted in cyber attacks

February 1, 2016, by Doug Bernard of VOANews

Ukraine’s electric power grid is once again under cyberattack, just one month after a similar incident successfully brought down portions of the sys ...


As Gazprom scraps another contract, Bulgaria still holds out hope on South Stream

January 20, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s government again re-iterated on January 20 its position that it has never been officially notified of the cancellation of the South S ...

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Nuland discusses energy diversification, security, rule of law with Bulgarian leaders

January 19, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

US Assistant Secretary of State for European and Eurasian Affairs Victoria Nuland held talks in Sofia on January 20 2016 with Prime Minister Boiko Bor ...

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    Year in Review: Politics in Bulgaria in 2015
    December 31, 2015, by Clive Leviev-Sawyer

    Politically, the year 2015 was in the main a good one for Bulgarian Prime Minister and GERB party leader Boiko Borissov, as opinion polls showed that he alone among party […]