Tag: TPP

Decommissioning of three units at TPP Varna approved – Bulgaria, 21 September 2017

Bulgarian Commission for Energy and Water Regulation (KEVR) has approved the decommissioning of three units at thermal power plant Varna, owned by Czech energy group CEZ. The capacity of TPP Varna will decrease from 1,260 MW to 630 MW as a result of the decommissioning. It will cost some 8.7 million euros, while the proceeds […]

Ministry of Energy to inspect cold reserve power plants – Bulgaria, 19 September 2017

Bulgarian Ministry of Energy announced that it will conduct an inspection of power plants selected to provide cold reserve services in times of peak demand during winter months. Minister of Energy Temenuzhka Petkova said during her visit to Toplofikatsya Pernik, one of the plants selected to provide cold reserve services in 2017, that she will […]

Eastern European and Chinese investors interested in PPC’s coal-fired units – Greece, 18 September 2017

Investor interest for the forthcoming bailout-required sale of coal-fired units of Greek state-controlled Public Power Corporation (PPC) is mainly limited to eastern Europe (Czech Republic and Poland) and China, which are all expected to seek cooperation with local partners. These interests are to be presented today in Brussels in order to determine the level of […]