October 10, 2017

Capman Green Energy Fund acquires Rogozen solar plant

Bulgaria-based Capman Green Energy Fund has acquired a 100 percent stake in Rogozen solar plant in the country. Capman Green Energy Fund said that it has acquired 78 shares, representing…

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October 5, 2017

Bulgarian and Romanian transmission system operators signed emergency power supply agreement

Bulgarian and Romanian electricity transmission system operators have signed an agreement for emergency power supply in case of accidents that can threaten their supply systems, Bulgarian Ministry of Energy announced….

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September 20, 2017

Tenders invited for equipment supply for Sofia’s district heating network

District heating utility Toplofikacia Sofia EAD is inviting sealed tenders for supply of equipment for rehabilitation and modernization of Bulgarian capital’s district heating network. The subject of the tender is…

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September 19, 2017

Bulgarian national electricity company invites tenders for rehabilitation of three HPPs

Bulgarian National Electricity Company (NEK) is inviting sealed tenders from contractors for the rehabilitation of three hydro power plants (HPP). The facilities to be rehabilitated are Belmeken pumped-storage HPP, and…

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September 15, 2017

Bulgaria updates action plan to improve energy efficiency

The Bulgarian Ministry of Energy has put up for public debate a draft of the updated National Energy Efficiency Action Plan for the 2014-2020 period aimed at reducing the amount…

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September 8, 2017

Romania and Bulgaria discuss emergency assistance plan for power supply

Romania and Bulgaria have discussed the possibility of assisting each other in power supply in case of crisis similar to the one that occurred last winter due to the harsh…

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September 5, 2017

Local company developing 180 MW solar power plant project in Bulgaria

The town of Devnya, in the northeast of Bulgaria, has undertaken steps to prepare ground for construction of what would be the largest solar plant in Bulgaria. The 180 MW…

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September 1, 2017

Bulgaria starts making waste repository for old nuclear reactors

The Bulgarian government has started the construction of a radioactive waste repository to store low and medium-level waste. The country’s Energy Minister Temenuzhka Petkova attended a ground breaking ceremony for…

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August 28, 2017

Clear air and emission abatement solutions wanted for Bulgarian capital

The Bulgarian capital Sofia is looking to attract innovative solutions from the global clean-tech community to help solve air pollution problems. Entrepreneurs are invited to participate in an EIT Climate-KIC supported “Urban Challenges” pitch…

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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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