Tag: Bulgartransgaz

Balkan gas hub to cost up to 2.4 billion euros – Bulgaria, 25 April 2017

Bulgarian natural gas transmission system operator Bulgartransgaz said that the implementation of the project for the establishment of regional gas hub on the coast of Black Sea near Varna, the so-called Balkan gas hub project, would cost between 1.4 and 2.4 billion euros and could be completed by the end of 2022. The statement from […]

Bulgaria may ask for deadline extension for opinion submission in Gazprom antitrust case – Bulgaria, 25 April 2017

Interim Minister of Energy Nikolay Pavlov said that currently there are many ambiguities surrounding Gazprom’s commitments in response to the European Commission’s (EC) antitrust case against the Russian company and if it does not get the necessary additional information on time, Bulgaria will ask for a deadline extension for the submission of its opinion regarding […]

Prosecution investigates KEVR officials – Bulgaria, 24 April 2017

The Anticorruption unit of the Sofia Prosecution Office has launched an investigation against the officials who are members of the Bulgarian Commission for Energy and Water Regulation (KEVR). The investigation proceedings should establish whether the members of the independent regulatory authority have fulfilled their obligations to control the implementation of basic elements in the natural […]