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Bulgaria's sole nuclear power plant at Kozloduy. Photo: uvioc/flickr.com
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April 13, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s sole nuclear power plant, at Kozloduy on the Danube River, said that it has shut down the 1000MW fifth unit for scheduled annual maintenance and refuelling. The reactor was […]

Kozloduy nuclear power plant. Photo: Trygve W Nodeland

Westinghouse, Bulgaria to continue talks on nuclear deal

April 3, 2015, by Independent Balkan News Agency

US nuclear firm Westinghouse Electric has said that it would continue discussions with Bulgaria on the proposed new nuclear reactor at Kozloduy power ...

Bulgaria’s sole nuclear power plant at Kozloduy. Photo: uvioc/flickr.com

Bulgaria wavering on nuclear deal with Westinghouse

April 1, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s Cabinet would not approve the shareholder agreement with US nuclear firm Westinghouse Electric to build a new nuclear reactor at the ...

Kozloduy nuclear power plant. Photo: Trygve W Nodeland

Bulgaria asks Westinghouse to take up 49% stake in Kozloduy nuclear reactor

March 26, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s Cabinet has asked US nuclear firm Westinghouse Electric to join the proposed expansion of the Kozloduy nuclear power plant as a strat ...


  • Bulgaria's sole nuclear power plant at Kozloduy. Photo: uvioc/flickr.com
    Bulgaria’s Kozloduy nuclear plant director sacked
    September 19, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

    State-owned Bulgarian Energy Holding (BEH) has fired Ivan Genov as executive director of the nuclear power plant at Kozloduy, reports in Bulgarian media said on September 19. BEH is the […]

  • Bulgaria’s sole nuclear power plant at Kozloduy. Photo: uvioc/flickr.com
    Bulgaria’s Westinghouse nuclear deal irks socialist circles
    August 7, 2014, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    Bulgaria’s former economy minister Dragomir Stoynev has been forced, once again, to defend the nuclear deal with US firm Westinghouse from criticism within his own party, the socialists. The Plamen […]