Tag: ESO

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 […]

Bulgaria suspends electricity exports as of 13 December – Bulgaria, 12 January 2017

Bulgarian Ministry of Energy announced that all electricity exports from the country will be suspended as of Friday, 13 January, due to increased consumption caused by extremely cold weather in the past few days. Therefore, all electricity exports are suspended until the energy system is brought back to balance. Due to cold weather, Bulgaria has […]