All posts tagged energy

  • Bulgarian green energy firms protest new fees
    September 19, 2012, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Bulgarian wind and solar farms could go out of business because of a new power grid connection fee that went into effect on September 19, industry representatives say. The extra […]

  • Bulgaria handed one billion euro bill for Belene
    September 11, 2012, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Russian contractor Atomstroyexport, picked to build two 1000MW nuclear reactors at Belene on the Danube River, has increased its arbitration claim against Bulgaria to one billion euro, money that, the […]

  • Bulgaria seals cheaper gas deal with Russia
    August 28, 2012, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Bulgaria will pay, on average, 11 per cent less for Russian natural gas bought until the end of this year, Bulgarian Economy Minister Delyan Dobrev said after meeting the deputy […]

  • Westinghouse picked to do Kozloduy plant new unit study
    August 27, 2012, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Bulgarian Energy Holding’s board of directors signed on August 27 a contract US nuclear consultancy firm Westinghouse to carry out the feasibility study for the construction of a seventh unit […]

  • Bulgaria begins construction of gas pipeline to Romania
    August 16, 2012, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Bulgaria has started construction works on the gas pipeline that will link the country’s gas distribution network to that of neighbouring Romania, with Prime Minister Boiko Borissov and Economy Minister […]