Tag: Maritsa East 2

PM discussed expected electricity price hikes with trade unions, employers’ associations – Bulgaria, 22 April 2019

Representatives of four employers’ associations and two trade unions met with Bulgarian Prime Minister Boyko Borisov and Minister of Energy Temenuzhka Petkova in order to discuss expected electricity price hikes on the free market. Minister Petkova said that there were some concerns regarding the Full article available for subscribers of Energy NEWS service (PDF publications, […]

Unit 8 at TPP Maritsa East 2 shuts down for maintenance – Bulgaria, 01 April 2019

According to the Independent Bulgarian Energy Exchange (IBEX), state-owned thermal power plant Maritsa East 2 has shut down its 230 MW unit 1 for maintenance works, which should last until 31 August. In February, 165 MW unit 2 and 177 MW unit 1 of TPP Maritsa East 2 were shut down for maintenance Full article […]

Bulgaria considers capitalizing debt of TPP Maritsa East 2 – Bulgaria, 02 April 2019

Bulgarian Minister of Energy Temenuzhka Petkova said that Bulgaria is in talks with the European Commission (EC) regarding the possibility of capitalizing the debt of state-owned thermal power plant Maritsa East 2. Minister Petkova explained that the final decision regarding the debt capitalizati Full article available for subscribers of Energy NEWS service (PDF publications, energy […]