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Bulgaria to Receive One US LNG Shipment in October - Reports

Urdu Point 19 Aug 2022
BNR reported on Friday, citing Acting Minister of Energy Rosen Hristov, that Bulgaria managed to negotiate a slot for the unloading of one LNG tanker in Turkey and accepted the offer of the American natural gas company Cheniere Energy for the delivery of one tanker in October.
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AES Bulgaria's St. Nikola wind farm grows green power output 22% y/y in H1

Renewables Now 19 Aug 2022
The half-year output of the 156-MW wind park, operated by AES Geo Energy, was enough to meet the needs of 116,000 households, AES Bulgaria said in a recent statement ... AES Geo Energy is a joint venture of New York-listed power corporation AES, which holds a majority stake through ...
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Bulgaria hooks Greek gas link to grid

Natural Gas World 18 Aug 2022
Bulgaria has connected ... Bulgaria had its supply of Russian gas cut off at the end of April after Sofia refused to pay its bills in rubles, leaving the country with limited alternatives.
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Bulgarian Ombudsman Urges Govt to Help Households Pay Gas Bills

Balkan Insight 18 Aug 2022
Bulgaria’s Parliament building in Sofia, December 2021 ... How Bulgaria should diversify its gas resources has been a point of debate in recent months. In April, Bulgaria and Poland cut ties with Russia’s Gazprom amid worsened diplomatic relations in the context of the invasion in Ukraine and EU sanctions on Russia.
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Extradition and Election Pose Test of Bulgaria’s EU Commitment

Balkan Insight 17 Aug 2022
In its handling of the extradition to Russia of a Russian dissident and the outcome of an October 2 election, Bulgaria faces a test of its commitment to pluralism, human rights and the independent application of the law ... Bulgaria is home to a large Russian community ... Thirdly, Russian influence on the energy sector in Bulgaria has long been pervasive.
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Is the West's Ukraine response about to fracture?

The Spectator 15 Aug 2022
Opinion polls reveal that energy prices are scaring more people than Russian nukes ... However, even then this support wasn't spread evenly, reaching only 57 per cent in Slovakia, 54 per cent in Cyprus, and 44 per cent in Bulgaria. That was in spring, when energy bills were low ... In Greece, half of the population are behind on their energy bills.
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Greece's PPC Renewables launches 550 MW PV plant tender

Renewables Now 12 Aug 2022
SOFIA (Bulgaria), August 12 (SeeNews) - PPC Renewables, the green energy unit of Greek power utility PPC, said it has launched a tender for the construction and commissioning of a 550 MW solar park at the site of the former Ptolemaida lignite mine, in the northwestern part of the country.
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Greece's PPC Renewables launches 550 MW solar plant tender

Renewables Now 12 Aug 2022
SOFIA (Bulgaria), August 12 (SeeNews) - PPC Renewables, the green energy unit of Greek power utility PPC, said it has launched a tender for the construction and commissioning of a 550 MW solar park at the site of the former Ptolemaida lignite mine, in the northwestern part of the country.
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Bulgarians Protesters Vow to Block Interim Govt’s ‘U-turn’

Balkan Insight 11 Aug 2022
Interim PM Gulub Donev has denied this is the strategy; he insists Bulgaria is only searching for more options on energy ... On Bulgaria’s gas prospects, Radev and Donev say Bulgaria will face an unprecedented crisis in the coming months, while Petkov and former Energy Minister ...
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Bulgarian Protesters Vow to Block Interim Govt’s ‘U-turn’

Balkan Insight 11 Aug 2022
Interim PM Gulub Donev has denied this is the strategy; he insists Bulgaria is only searching for more options on energy ... On Bulgaria’s gas prospects, Radev and Donev say Bulgaria will face an unprecedented crisis in the coming months, while Petkov and former Energy Minister ...
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Bulgarians protest against government, accuse it of being pro-Russian

Anadolu Agency 11 Aug 2022
Recalling that Russia declared Bulgaria an "enemy country" over its support for Ukraine and that Kremlin-controlled energy giant Gazprom cut off natural gas sales to Bulgaria, the activists argued that Bulgaria should be ...
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EU state may resume purchases of Russian gas

Russia Today 10 Aug 2022
Bulgaria stopped imports in April after refusing to pay for the commodity in rubles. The Bulgarian government is considering holding talks with energy giant Gazprom on resuming Russian natural gas imports, Energy Minister Rosen Hristov said on Monday in an interview with bTV.
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Thermal energy storage solutions gain traction in Brazil and Australia

Energy Storage News 10 Aug 2022
MGA Thermal CTO Alexander Post (left) and CEO Erich Kisi with their thermal energy blocks ... Australian startup MGA Thermal has bagged around US$1 million in government funding for a 5MWh thermal energy storage project while Israel-based Brenmiller Energy has inaugurated a 1MWh unit in Brazil ... Avi Brenmiller, chairman and CEO of Brenmiller Energy said.
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Is New Bulgarian Gov't Blocking Gas Interconnector With Greece?

MENA FN 06 Aug 2022
(MENAFN - Trend News Agency) BAKU, Azerbaijan, Aug.6. Bulgaria's energy ministry has dismissed media reports about blocking of the gas interconnector with Greece, Trend reports. A number of ... .
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Bulgaria’s Interim Govt Blocks Gas Link With Greece

Balkan Insight 05 Aug 2022
Concern is growing that President Radev's interim government plans to put Bulgaria back under the influence of Russia's Gazprom in terms of energy. Workers at the construction site of the interconnected IGB gas transmission pipeline, starting at Komotini, Greece and ending at Stara Zagora, Bulgaria, March 2022 ... “Bulgaria is at a watershed moment.

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