Tag: Maritsa East 2

TPP Maritsa East 2 increases losses in H1 2019 – Bulgaria, 07 August 2019

Bulgarian state-owned thermal power plant Maritsa East 2 recorded a net loss of 74.1 million euros in the first half of 2019, compared to 63.6 million euros loss in the same period last year. The company’s operating revenues increased by 23.15 % in the first six months of the year to 181.2 mi Full article […]

Fire at TPP Maritsa East 2 – Bulgaria, 24 June 2019

An emergency statement from the Bulgarian Ministry of Energy said that on Monday 24 June, a fire broke out at unit 8 of coal-fired thermal power plant Maritsa East 2, however no casualties or significant air pollution was reported. The statement explained that the accident occurred on Monday morn Full article available for subscribers of […]

Unit 7 at TPP Maritsa East 2 shuts down for maintenance – Bulgaria, 03 June 2019

According to the Independent Bulgarian Energy Exchange (IBEX), on 1 June, state-owned thermal power plant Maritsa East 2 has shut down its 230 MW unit 7 for maintenance works, which should last until 15 July. TPP Maritsa East 2 is the largest thermal power plant in Bulgaria with total power outpu Full article available for […]