Tag: Maritsa East 2

All state energy companies are profitable, except TPP Maritsa East 2 – Bulgaria, 24 January 2018

Bulgarian Minister of Energy Temenuzhka Petkova addressed the concerns of industrial consumers regarding the lack of reforms in the energy sector and the alleged increase of electricity prices on the liberalized market by 15 to 30 %. Minister Petkova stressed that she disagrees that there were no reforms in the Bulgarian energy sector. She reminded […]

Unit 4 at TPP Maritsa East 2 shut down for a week – Bulgaria, 23 December 2017

The Independent Bulgarian Energy Exchange (IBEX) announced that the 172 MW unit 4 of state-owned coal-fired thermal power plant Maritsa East 2 has been shut down in early hours of 23 December. The planned shutdown will last for seven days, until 30 December 2017. Full article available for subscribers of Energy NEWS service (PDF publications, […]

TPP Maritsa East 2 loss increases in the first nine months of 2017 – Bulgaria, 6 November 2017

Bulgarian state-owned thermal power plant Maritsa East 2 recorded a net loss in the amount of 42.7 million euros in the first nine months of 2017, an increase compared to the loss of some 40 million euros recorded in the same period last year. According to the company’s financial statement, operational revenues increased to 229.4 […]