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EIB to provide 110 mln euro loan to BEH for Greece-Bulgaria gas link construction

The European Investment Bank (EIB) said on Thursday that it will provide a 110 million euro ($121 million) loan to state-owned Bulgarian Energy Holding to fund part of the Gas Interconnector Greece-Bulgaria (ICGB) project, which will also help establish a link with the Trans Adriatic Gas Pipeline (TAP).

read more... 10/10/2019

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Bulgarian nuclear regulator extends licence of NPP Kozloduy Unit 6

Bulgaria's nuclear regulator granted a ten-year extension of the operational licence of the 1,000-megawatt Unit 6 of the country's sole nuclear power plant (NPP) Kozloduy, he country's energy ministry said on Tuesday.

read more... 02/10/2019

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Bulgaria shuts nuclear reactor for annual maintenance

Bulgaria’s only nuclear plant, Kozloduy, has shut one of its two 1,000-megawatt reactors for planned annual maintenance, it said on Sunday.

read more... 23/09/2019

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Bulgaria signs 1.1 billion-euro deal to build TurkStream extension

Bulgaria’s national gas transmission company Bulgartransgaz and Saudi-led engineering consortium Arkad have signed a construction contract worth 1.1 billion euros to extend Russia’s TurkStream pipeline which will deliver Russian gas to Europe bypassing Ukraine, the Associated Press has reported.

read more... 20/09/2019

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RO market regulator wants higher natural gas reserves, warns of uncertain imports

Romania’s energy market regulator ANRE drafted new regulations requiring natural gas producers and suppliers to build up higher reserves ahead of the cold season, quoting risks of “reduced” transfer of natural gas through Ukraine and limited capacities of the interconnectors with other states (Hungary and Bulgaria), according to a release published on August 27.

read more... 29/08/2019

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