Tag: NEK

EDF named as potential investor in NPP Belene project – Bulgaria, 28 November 2016

Following the last week’s comment made by former Minister of Energy Rumen Ovcharov that well known western investor is interested in the abandoned nuclear power plant Belene project, Stanislav Georgiev, Executive Secretary of Bulatom, a non-profit organization representing nuclear energy businesses and experts, said that there have been two offers from private investors interested in […]

Former Energy Minister Dobrev also indicted over NPP Belene – Bulgaria, 18 November 2016

Former Bulgarian Minister of Energy Delyan Dobrev has become the third minister that was indicted by the Sofia Prosecutor’s Office over the abandoned nuclear power plant Belen project. From March 2012 to March 2013, Dobrev served as Minister of Economy, Energy and Tourism in the first government of the outgoing Prime Minister Boyko Borisov. The […]

New indictments over NPP Belene project – Bulgaria, 17 November 2016

The Prosecutor’s Office in Sofia has charged former Minister of Energy Roumen Ovcharov with mismanagement which caused damages to National Electric Company (NEK) in excess to 190 million euros. Roumen Ovcharov said that he is being charged for allowing the first agreement on nuclear power plant Belene project to be signed and accused the outgoing […]