Tag: ESO

More than 90 million euros paid for balancing energy in 2016 – Bulgaria, 7 April 2017

The data published by the Bulgarian electricity transmission system operator ESO show that the coordinators of electricity balancing groups in Bulgaria paid over 90 million euros for deficit energy in 2016. The total energy deficit in Bulgaria’s energy system last year amounted to 980,322 MWh, an increase from 968,070 MWh in 2015. Full article available […]

Electricity production rose by 3.47 % in 2017 – Bulgaria, 23 February 2017

According to the data from Bulgarian electricity transmission system operator ESO, the gross electricity production in the country grew by 3.47 % since the beginning of 2017, until 19 February, reaching a total of 7,466.7 GWh. Electricity production in the same period last year amounted to 7,219.3 GWh. Since 9 February, electricity exports have started […]

ESO to launch tender for 400 kV transmission line construction – Bulgaria, 23 January 2017

The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) said that Bulgarian electricity transmission system operator ESO is planning to launch a tender for the construction of 400 kV Plovdiv-Maritsa East transmission line worth 21.6 million euros. The statement from EBRD said that ESO is planning to finance the construction of a transmission line by using […]