All posts tagged energy

February 8, 2017, by The Sofia Globe staff

In what is hardly a surprise development, the prolonged sub-zero winter weather in Bulgaria in January has resulted in high electricity bills for household consumers. In the capital city Sofia, […]

Bulgaria resumes electricity exports after break of almost four weeks

February 7, 2017, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s caretaker Energy Minister Nikolai Pavlov has ordered the resumption of the country’s electricity exports as of February 9, afte ...

Energy regulator: Bulgaria not at risk of power cuts

January 24, 2017, by The Sofia Globe staff

The head of Bulgaria’s energy regulator, Ivan Ivanov, has dismissed speculation that the country is at risk of power cuts. Ivanov’s statem ...

Bulgarian political parties trade barbs over ‘energy crisis’ claims

January 24, 2017, by Independent Balkan News Agency

Bulgaria’s two largest political parties – Boiko Borissov’s GERB and the opposition socialist party – are engaged in a war of words over the B ...

  • Bulgaria utilities regulator raises gas prices by 4.7%
    December 30, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Bulgaria’s utilities regulator decided on December 30 to raise the gas prices by 4.7 per cent starting January 1 2017, well below the 13 per cent hike requested by state-owned […]

  • Eustream asks EC for support
    December 5, 2016, by The Slovak Spectator

    Slovakia may receive some funds for its gas projects from the European Commission. The country’s gas transporter Eustream has requested co-financing for the construction of the Slovak-Polish gas pipeline, and […]