June 11, 2018

Sofia launches work on Green City Action Plan – EBRD

Sofia has started working on its Green City Action Plan (GCAP) to identify environmental challenges and actions to address them, the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD), which is…

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June 1, 2018

Doctors and patient groups launch Unmask My City initiative to clean up Sofia’s air

A coalition of nine doctor and health organisations has joined the global Unmask My City initiative, calling for greater urgency in achieving clean air in Sofia, Unmask My City (UMC)…

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May 28, 2018

Bulgaria to set up 10 hydrogen fueling stations by 2025

Ten hydrogen vehicle fueling stations will be installed in Bulgaria by 2025, Deputy Minister of Transport, Information Technology and Communications Anguel Popov has announced. The construction of the stations is…

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May 22, 2018

Macedonia, Bulgaria ink MoU to develop regulatory basis for day-ahead market coupling

The former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia and Bulgaria have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) on electricity day-ahead market coupling, as part of plans to complete the coupling in the…

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Bulgaria to add 647 MW in installed capacity, RES contribute with 401 MW

April 20, 2018

Bulgaria to add 647 MW in installed capacity, RES contribute with 401 MW

Bulgarian electricity transmission system operator ESO has announced its plan to add additional installed capacity of 647 MW by 2027. Renewable energy will be accounted for 401 MW. The forecast…

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IBEX has successfully started intraday electricity market

April 12, 2018

IBEX has successfully started intraday electricity market

The Independent Bulgarian Energy Exchange (IBEX) launched the intraday market (IDM) segment in Bulgaria on April 11. The minimum amount of electricity that can be traded is 100 kWh, and…

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April 2, 2018

IBEX announces intraday market kick off

The Independent Bulgarian Energy Exchange (IBEX) announced the launch of the intraday market (IDM) on April 11. “On April 11 at 14:00 CET, the IDM market segment will be open…

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March 30, 2018

Bulgarian company eyeing investment in solar energy in Bosnia and Herzegovina

Bulgarian company Lada Nar is eyeing investment opportunities in the energy sector of Bosnia and Herzegovina (BH), primarily in solar energy. The Director of the Foreign Investment Promotion Agency of…

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March 21, 2018

Bulgaria and Greece will soon be connected by new transmission line

A new overhead electric line will soon connect Greece and Bulgaria. This new single circuit 400kV interconnection line between the substations Maritsa East in Bulgaria and Nea Santa in Greece…

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March 7, 2018

Bulgarian Energy Minister resignation not accepted

Bulgarian Government decided not to accept the resignation of the Energy Minister Temenuzhka Petrova. Just a week ago she offered the resignation to Prime Minister Boyko Borisov and he accepted…

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