Tag: gas hub

Modernized Petrich compressor station put into operation – Bulgaria, 13 June 2016

Petrich compressor station, the last of four stations scheduled for modernization, has been put into operation on 13 June. Commissioning ceremony was attended by the Bulgarian Prime Minister Boyko Borisov, Minister of Energy Temenuzhka Petkova and CEO of natural gas transmission system operator Bulgartransgaz Georgi Gegov. The investment in the upgrade of Petrich station, which […]

President Plevneliev discussed energy liberalization with EU Commissioner Vestager – Bulgaria, 10 June 2016

During their meeting in Sofia, Bulgarian President Rosen Plevneliev and the EU Competition Commissioner Margrethe Vestager discussed energy liberalization and diversification of gas supplies. President Plevneliev stressed that these topics are a priority for Bulgaria, adding that the country is working extensively in order to improve energy connectivity with its neighbors in the Southeastern Europe […]

EC supports Balkan gas hub project – Bulgaria, 26 May 2016

The European Commission (EC) supports the Bulgarian project for the construction of Balkan gas hub on its territory, it was announced after the meeting of the Bulgarian Prime Minister Boyko Borisov and the EU Commissioner for Climate Action and Energy Miguel Arias Canete. Canete said that Bulgaria has the potential to become a key player […]