December 13, 2017

Bulgaria’s ESO has received grant to increase energy efficiency

The Bulgarian Electricity System Operator (ESO) has received a grant from the Operational Program Innovation and Competitiveness (OPIC) 2014-2020, to improve its energy efficiency. The contract for implementation of this…

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November 24, 2017

Bulgarian, Macedonian TSOs to conduct joint auctions for capacity allocation

Bulgarian electricity transmission system operator ESO and its Macedonian peer MEPSO have signed an agreement to conduct joint auctions for capacity allocation, the Bulgarian transmission system operator (TSO) said in…

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San Stefano Plaza, Sofia, first certified building in Bulgaria

November 16, 2017

San Stefano Plaza – first certified sustainable building complex in Bulgaria

San Stefano Plaza in Sofia is the first housing and commercial complex in Bulgaria certified under BREEAM standard, the world’s leading sustainability assessment method for master planning projects, infrastructure and buildings. This…

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bulgaria, two waste treatment plants

November 14, 2017

Bulgaria will build two waste treatment plants worth EUR 4.75 million

Bulgaria’s environment ministry announced his plan to build two waste treatment plants worth a total of EUR 4.75 million in the Sandanski municipality, situated in a valley at the foot of…

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October 25, 2017

EIB approves loan for CHP plant in Sofia

The board of the European Investment Bank (EIB) has approved a EUR 45 million (USD 53 million) loan to the municipality of Sofia for the construction of a combined heat and…

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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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