August 15, 2017

UPDATE: Green light for selling of IBEX to Bulgarian Stock Exchange

 Article from August 10 updated with new information.  State-owned Bulgarian Energy Holding (BEH) has got the green light to sell the Independent Bulgarian Energy Exchange (IBEX) to the Bulgarian Stock…

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August 11, 2017

Sofia’s transport company plans to procure electric buses and install charging stations

Sofia Electrical Transport Company plans to acquire electric buses and install charging infrastructure in the Bulgarian capital. To this end, the company which operates tram and trolley transport in Sofia…

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June 13, 2017

Spanish Ingeteam opens subsidiary in Bulgaria to provide services to renewables market

Spanish company Ingeteam, specialized in power technologies and operation and maintenance services, has opened a subsidiary in Bulgaria to support the renewables sector, the company announced, adding that its personnel…

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March 4, 2017

EVN suspends construction of hydropower plants in Bulgaria

Austrian energy company EVN suspended its plans for the implementation of a 170 MW hydropower project in Bulgaria. Further implementation of Gorna Arda hydro power project is not realizable in…

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February 28, 2017

Bulgaria might lose project funding due to public procurement complaints

Bulgaria is facing the risk of losing funds for the implementation of two environmental projects, because of complaints about public procurement procedures. The two projects, worth a total of EUR…

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February 16, 2017

Bulgarian NEK and Austrian EVN agree on debt settlement

Austrian energy company EVN and the Bulgarian National Electricity Company (NEK) reached an agreement to settle a debt worth BGN 192 million (EUR 98,2 million). The settled amount remains unknown,…

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February 15, 2017

Aytos to build waste water treatment plant for EUR 7.6 million

The town of Aytos in Bulgaria announced a tender for the construction of a waste water treatment plant and supporting infrastructure with a total value of BGN 14.8 million (EUR…

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February 1, 2017

Nikolay Pavlov named Bulgarian minister of energy

Further liberalization of the electricity market and diversification of sources and routes of energy resources will be the main priorities of new Bulgarian minister of energy Nikolay Pavlov. Pavlov, who…

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January 23, 2017

GS-Solar plans to build a panel factory in Bulgaria

Chinese solar panel manufacturer GS-Solar plans to invest in a new manufacturing plant in Bulgaria, the  government in Sofia announced. GS-Solar CEO Chao Hui Lin met with prime minister Boyko…

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November 25, 2016

Bulgarian and Chinese companies to build waste-to-energy plants in UK

The Bulgarian-based company Ebioss Energy signed a deal with Energy China to build two waste-to-energy plants in the UK worth EUR 170 million in total. The waste-to-energy plants will be…

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