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July 25, 2016

Piraeus Bank Bulgaria to finance residential energy efficiency

The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) said it is providing a EUR 10 million loan complemented by technical assistance to Piraeus Bank Bulgaria (PBB). The loan is provided…

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July 15, 2016

Dobrudja-Burgas overhead line gets EU funding

Member states of the European Union agreed on a proposal from the European Commission to invest EUR 263 million in key trans-European energy infrastructure projects. Of the nine projects, four…

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July 12, 2016

ČEZ lauches arbitration proceedings for its investment

Bulgaria’s failure to observe the investment protection provisions of the Energy Charter Treaty was cited by ČEZ Group for its decision to file a request for arbitration with the World…

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July 8, 2016

Seraw inks contract for radioactive waste repository

Bulgarian State Enterprise Radioactive Waste SE (SERAW) said it signed a EUR 72 million contract to build a radioactive waste disposal facility for its Kozloduy nuclear power plant. It should…

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June 17, 2016

EBRD plans loan for CEZ Distribution’s grid in Bulgaria

The proceeds of a loan being considered by the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development are set to be used by CEZ Distribution (Razpredelenie) Bulgaria a.d. The target date for…

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June 14, 2016

UBB to finance energy efficiency in homes with EBRD’s loan

The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development said it is providing a EUR 5 million loan and technical assistance to the United Bulgarian Bank (UBB) to finance investments that will…

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June 7, 2016

Public supplier turns to court for electricity debt

National Electricity Company (NEK), Bulgarian government-controlled utility, initiated arbitration and cases in commercial courts against companies EVN Elektrosnabdiavane, ČEZ Electro, and Energo-Pro Sales, which supply power to consumers. Energy minister…

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June 3, 2016

Electricity market makes progress with imbalances

Energy companies registered improvements in the regulated and liberalized power market, with part of imbalances out of the way, Publics.bg reported. Still, there are obstacles remaining from the past, according…

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September 14, 2015

Waste processing plant inaugurated near Sofia

A mechanical-biological treatment facility with a capacity of 410,000 tonnes of mixed waste per year was launched in the village of Yana in the Kremikovtsi administrative district of Bulgaria’s capital,…

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June 8, 2015

Full liberalization at least a year away

Bulgarian households and small businesses will have the right to choose their electricity supplier freely as of July 2016 at the earliest, Ivan Ivanov, chairperson of the Energy and Water…

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May 14, 2015

Bulgaria reluctant to join regional auction platform

Plans to create a single European cross-border capacity auction platform is holding back the Bulgarian transmission system operator from joining the regional platform. This is despite the fact a joint…

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April 15, 2015

Significant rise in number of electric vehicles, hybrids

The number of electric vehicles in Bulgaria has grown 36%, to a total of 497 between 2012 and 2014, a report on the progress of Bulgaria’s national plan for eco-friendly…

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