Tag: gas hub

President Plevneliev discussed energy liberalization with EU Commissioner Vestager – Bulgaria, 10 June 2016

During their meeting in Sofia, Bulgarian President Rosen Plevneliev and the EU Competition Commissioner Margrethe Vestager discussed energy liberalization and diversification of gas supplies. President Plevneliev stressed that these topics are a priority for Bulgaria, adding that the country is working extensively in order to improve energy connectivity with its neighbors in the Southeastern Europe […]

EC supports Balkan gas hub project – Bulgaria, 26 May 2016

The European Commission (EC) supports the Bulgarian project for the construction of Balkan gas hub on its territory, it was announced after the meeting of the Bulgarian Prime Minister Boyko Borisov and the EU Commissioner for Climate Action and Energy Miguel Arias Canete. Canete said that Bulgaria has the potential to become a key player […]

Bulgaria to use South Stream assets in planned Balkan gas hub project – Bulgaria, 20 May 2016

Answering the question regarding the expenditures of south stream Bulgaria, a project company for now cancelled South Stream gas pipeline, Bulgarian Minister of Energy Temenuzhka Petkova said that the company has valuable assets which can be used for the planned Balkan gas hub project. Minister Petkova explained that South Stream Bulgaria could be useful in […]