All posts tagged energy

  • Putin to visit Bulgaria in December, not November – report
    October 30, 2012, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Russian president Vladimir Putin will visit Bulgaria in December, not on November 9 as previously expected, public broadcaster Bulgarian National Television said on October 29, citing what it said was […]

  • Reactor at Bulgaria’s Kozloduy nuclear plant taken offline
    October 23, 2012, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Bulgaria’s Kozloduy nuclear power plant took one of its nuclear reactors offline on October 23 after mechanical failure shut down one of its power generation turbines, reports in Bulgarian media […]

  • Bulgaria approves electric, hybrid cars incentives plan
    October 17, 2012, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Bulgaria’s Cabinet approved on October 17 a plan meant to stimulate the sale and production of electric and hybrid cars, as well as the necessary infrastructure required by such cars. […]

  • Bulgarian Parliament extends term of shale gas committee
    October 10, 2012, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Bulgaria’s Parliament decided on October 10 to extend by six months the term of the ad hoc committee tasked with investigating the safety of shale gas exploration. Committee chairperson Dian […]

  • Bulgaria wants gas grid link with Turkey in Nabucco
    October 9, 2012, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Bulgarian Prime Minister Boiko Borissov offered the Nabucco consortium to include the future gas grid link with Turkey in the Nabucco infrastructure, provided the consortium’s participants agreed to pay for […]

  • Petroceltic says merger with Melrose approved in Bulgaria
    October 5, 2012, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Dublin-based oil and gas exploration firm Petroceltic International said on October 4 that its proposed merger with Melrose Resources has been given regulatory approval by Bulgaria’s competition watchdog. “Petroceltic and […]