Tag: Maritsa East 2

TPP Maritsa East 2 decreased losses in H1 2017 – Bulgaria, 2 August 2017

Bulgarian state-owned thermal power plant Maritsa East 2 recorded a net loss in the amount of 18.5 million euros in the first half of 2017, thus decreasing the loss of 23.7 million euros recorded in the same period last year. According to the company’s financial statement, operational revenues increased to 151.6 million euros in the […]

3 out of 7 cold reserve TPPs planned for 2017 had failures in 2016 – Bulgaria, 20 July 2017

According to the tender, concluded by the Bulgarian electricity transmission system operator ESO, seven power plants will be providing cold reserve in the upcoming winter season. These are: TPP Bobov Dol, TPP Maritsa 3 Dimitrovgrad, Biovet, Brikel, Toplofikatsya Pernik, Toplofikatsya Ruse and the largest thermal power plant in the country – Maritsa East 2. Regarding […]

TPP Maritsa East 2 has to invest 300 million euros for compliance with EU regulations – Bulgaria, 30 June 2017

CEO of Bulgarian thermal power plant Maritsa East 2 Zhivko Dinchev said that the coal-fired plant will have to invest at least 300 million euros in order to comply with the new thresholds for SO2 and NOx emissions levels. Dinchev added that this estimate does not include mercury emissions compliance costs entailed by the new […]