Tag: NEK

Head of NEK resigned – Bulgaria, 21 June 2019

Head of state-owned Bulgarian National Electricity Company (NEK) Petar Iliev officially resigned from the position on 19 June. According to his letter of resignation, he stepped down from the helm of NEK due to personal reasons. NEK recorded a net loss in the amount of 37.4 million euros in th Full article available for subscribers […]

EnC welcomes abolition of electricity export fee – Bulgaria, 10 May 2019

The Energy Community (EnC) Secretariat said in a statement that it welcomes the amendments to the Energy Law recently adopted by the Bulgarian Parliament which abolish the electricity export fee. The new regulation should come into force as of 1 July. According to EnC, export fee distorts trade b Full article available for subscribers of […]

Employers’ associations blame management of state-owned energy companies for high electricity prices – Bulgaria, 09 May 2019

Bulgarian four largest employers’ associations sent a letter to Prime Minister Boyko Borissov, in which they blame the Government for a total lack of efforts to cut the expenses of state-owned energy companies: nuclear power plant Kozloduy, coal-fired thermal power plant Maritsa East 2 and National Full article available for subscribers of Energy NEWS service […]