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New Controversial Judiciary Nomination Reported in Bulgaria - Novinite.com - Sofia News Agency

...... was the presiding judge of the court case against DPS former leader and honorary lifetime Chairman Ahmed Dogan for allegedly pocketing BGN 1.5 M as a consultant of four large-scale hydroelectricity projects, funded by the State. The Court found that Dogan, who has a degree in philosophy, was not in conflict of interest. Teneva's name emerged last year as a possible Constitutional Court ......

(579 words by novinite.com)
(12/28/2013)
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Bulgaria 'Gateway to Europe, Wide Open for Chinese Investments' - Novinite.com - Sofia News Agency

...... country. He stressed that Bulgarian tax rates were the lowest in the EU - 10% corporate tax and 10% income tax. Mikov said he would expect Chinese investments in nuclear, thermal and hydroelectric power plants, as well as in infrastructure. Wan Jifei told reporters that the main preconditions for a better economic cooperation were to work for the promotion of both countries and to encourage ......

(291 words by novinite.com)
(12/16/2013)
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Chinese Investors Eye Bulgaria's Troubled Hydro Project - Novinite.com - Sofia News Agency

...... summer of 2011 Austria 's EVN approved a capital hike to boost its stake in the Bulgarian hydro power plant project Gorna Arda to 70%. The agreement for the construction of Gorna Arda hydropower project in southern Bulgaria , between Austria 's energy firm EVN and Bulgaria 's dominant state power utility NEK was signed during the visit of Prime Minister Boyko Borisov in Vienna in the middle ......

(469 words by novinite.com)
(09/30/2013)
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Kodzloduy Hydropower Plant Starts Functioning in NW Bulgaria - Novinite.com - Sofia News Agency

...... The Kozloduy Hydropower plant has been connected to Bulgaria's power grid. The launch operations for the facility started in the early hours of September 16, according to reports of the BGNES news agency. The HPP has two turbines with a total capacity of 5 MW powered by a 7.5m water column. To set the turbines in motion, water from the hot canal of the Kozloduy nuclear power plant (NPP) is ......

(133 words by novinite.com)
(09/18/2013)
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Kodzloduy Hydropower Plant Starts Functioning in NW Bulgaria - Novinite.com - Sofia News Agency

...... The Kozloduy Hydropower plant has been connected to Bulgaria's power grid. The launch operations for the facility started in the early hours of September 16, according to reports of the BGNES news agency. The HPP has two turbines with a total capacity of 5 MW powered by a 7.5m water column. To set the turbines in motion, water from the hot canal of the Kozloduy nuclear power plant (NPP) is ......

(133 words by novinite.com)
(09/16/2013)
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Bulgaria Hopes to Break Ground of Delayed Hydro Project 2014 - Novinite.com - Sofia News Agency

...... summer of 2011 Austria 's EVN approved a capital hike to boost its stake in the Bulgarian hydro power plant project Gorna Arda to 70%. The agreement for the construction of Gorna Arda hydropower project in southern Bulgaria , between Austria 's energy firm EVN and Bulgaria 's dominant state power utility NEK was signed during the visit of Prime Minister Boyko Borisov in Vienna in the middle ......

(427 words by novinite.com)
(08/27/2013)
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Bulgarian FM: Relations With Romania Are of Top Priority - Novinite.com - Sofia News Agency

...... projects, Kristian Vigenin pointed out as a priority for Bulgaria the new bridges over the Danube at Silistra - Calarasi and Oryahovo- Bechet as well as the implementation of Danube hydropower complexes at Nikopol - Turnu Magurele and Silistra - Calarasi . Moreover, preparations for the second joint sitting of the governments of the two countries, which is to be held in September 2013 ......

(253 words by novinite.com)
(08/22/2013)
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LukErg Renew to Buy More Wind Farms in Bulgaria - Novinite.com - Sofia News Agency

...... investor.bg, in 2012, thermal power plants generated 54% of Bulgaria's electricity, the Kozloduy NPP had a share of 33%, renewable energy sources had a share of 11%, and pumped-storage hydroelectric power stations had a share of 2%. Wind farms had a share of around 23.4% of all power plants using renewable energy sources , while hydroelectric power plants had a share of around 60%, ......

(292 words by novinite.com)
(08/20/2013)
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Bulgaria-China Trade Hit Record High of USD 1.7 B in 2012 - Novinite.com - Sofia News Agency

...... no other long-term assets except a building and a number of cars. He went on to say that the CEO of BEH had asked senior officials of the National Electricity Company ( NEK ) to use hydroelectric power plants as collateral under a contract for a loan of EUR 195 M, which Stoynev had blocked on his first day in office in a bid to prevent the privatization of the HPPs. ......

(405 words by novinite.com)
(07/01/2013)
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Ex Energy Minister: Belene NPP, Tsankov Kamak HPP Drove Bulgaria's Power Co into Debts - Novinite.com - Sofia News Agency

...... Bulgaria's National Electric Company ( NEK ) would have resources of BGN 600 M if the Belene nuclear power plant and the Tsankov Kamak hydropower plant had not eaten up a total of BGN 2.5 B, according to Delyan Dobrev , former Minister of Economy and Energy and current MP of center-right party GERB . Speaking at a press conference in Haskovo on Sunday, Dobrev, as cited by the Focus news agency, ......

(425 words by novinite.com)
(06/30/2013)
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Bulgaria Faces Fine of BGN 9000 a Day over Delayed Implementation of EU's 3rd Energy Package - Novinite.com - Sofia News Agency

...... BEH's long-term assets without seeking permission from the company's Board of Directors. Stoynev argued that the step had given Andonov unprecedented powers, such as to sell all dams and hydropower cascades of NEK , and should have been opposed by caretaker Economy and Energy Minister Asen Vasilev . Stoynev sounds more ridiculous every time he opens his mouth - yesterday it was the GERB ......

(550 words by novinite.com)
(06/30/2013)
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FBI Scandal - Bulgaria's Ethnic Turks Long-Time Leader 'Revenge' - Novinite.com - Sofia News Agency

...... Turkish party Movement for Rights and Freedoms (DPS), which was a member of the former three-way coalition cabinet, allegedly pocketed BGN 1.5 M as a consultant of four large-scale hydroelectricity projects, funded by the state - ' Tsankov Kamak ', 'Dospat', 'Gorna Arda' and 'Tundzha' Dam. The scandal erupted in May 2010 after a visit of Prime Minister Boyko Borisov to the site of the ......

(581 words by novinite.com)
(06/23/2013)
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Bulgaria Ethnic Turks Long-Time Leader behind FBI Scandal Borisov - Novinite.com - Sofia News Agency

...... Turkish party Movement for Rights and Freedoms (DPS), which was a member of the former three-way coalition cabinet, allegedly pocketed BGN 1.5 M as a consultant of four large-scale hydroelectricity projects, funded by the state - ' Tsankov Kamak ', 'Dospat', 'Gorna Arda' and 'Tundzha' Dam. The scandal erupted in May 2010 after a visit of Prime Minister Boyko Borisov to the site of the ......

(571 words by novinite.com)
(06/20/2013)
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Bulgarian Photovoltaic Association Decries Temporary Restrictions on Output - Novinite.com - Sofia News Agency

...... energy plants in a bid to maintain the balance of the energy system. The restrictions were imposed at the request of the Electricity System Operator (ESO) after brimful dams caused hydropower plants to start functioning at full capacity. The situation necessitated changes to the energy mix and a reduction in the shares of energy produced by the Kozloduy Nuclear Power Plant, renewable ......

(278 words by novinite.com)
(04/04/2013)
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Bulgaria: Bulgarian Firm Said to Build Hydro-Plant in Lebanon - Novinite.com - Sofia News Agency

...... An unnamed Bulgarian company is set to construct a hydropower plant in Lebanon , Bulgarian Prime Minister has told reporters in Sofia during a joint news conference with his Lebanese counterpart Najib Mikati . "The markets to the east are extremely important for our economy. Every investment is extremely important and is on the agenda," Borisov said. In his words, Bulgaria's mineral waters ......

(123 words by novinite.com)
(11/05/2012)
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Bulgaria: Energo-Pro Bulgaria to Buy Hydropower Plant Energia Holding - Novinite.com - Sofia News Agency

...... Power distributor Energo-Pro Bulgaria is looking to buy hydropower plant Energia Holding, according to reports of the Commission on Protection of Competition (CPC). Citing a statement of the CPC, Bulgarian Capital daily notes that the Bulgarian unit of Czech energy group Energo-Pro has applied for permission by the Bulgarian anti-trust watchdog to acquire 100% of hydropower plant Energia ......

(205 words by novinite.com)
(10/16/2012)
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Bulgaria: Bulgaria Forced to Pour BGN 3.5 M into Infamous Hydro Power Plant - Novinite.com - Sofia News Agency

...... into operation following a two-year delay due to vested interests and corruption. The scandal erupted in May 2010 after a visit of Prime Minister Boyko Borisov to the site of the hydroelectric power plant ' Tsankov Kamak ', where he revealed that a huge hike in the initial price has been discovered. The leader of the ethnic Turkish party Movement for Rights and Freedoms (DPS), which was ......

(279 words by novinite.com)
(10/04/2012)
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Bulgaria: Bulgarian Power Distributors to Share Renewables 'Burden' Watchdog Chair - Novinite.com - Sofia News Agency

...... has largely been attributed to the increased renewable energy surcharge. "The truth is that we have 600 MW of photovoltaic plants, over 600 MW of wind turbines and the rest is minor hydropower plants and almost no biomass plants. There are biomass plants which are mostly powered by waste products. There is only one real biomass installation, which presented its proposal for a price per MW, ......

(421 words by novinite.com)
(07/31/2012)

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Bulgaria: Czech Energo-Pro Starts Operating Network in Northeast Bulgaria - Novinite.com - Sofia News Agency

...... kilometers in northeast Bulgaria and delivered around 5.5 billion kWh of electricity in 2011. Energo-Pro stepped on the Bulgarian energy market in 2000 and currently owns eight hydroelectric power plants, united in three cascades - Sandanska Bistrica, Koprinka and Petrohan - making it the largest private producer of hydroelectric power in the country. Energo-Pro was established in ......

(230 words by novinite.com)
(06/29/2012)
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Bulgaria's Prosecutor Finally Probes Notorious Ethnic Turk Properties: Bulgaria to Finally Probe Notorious Ethnic Turk Properties - Novinite.com - Sofia News Agency

...... business empire, Nikolay Valkanov . The Holding is also linked to the so-called Tsankov Kamak scandal with Dogan allegedly pocketing BGN 1.5 M as a consultant of four large-scale hydroelectricity projects, funded by the State - ' Tsankov Kamak ', 'Dospat', 'Gorna Arda' and 'Tundzha' Dam while his party was part of the former governments. Meanwhile, at the beginning of 2010, the co-owner ......

(432 words by novinite.com)
(06/12/2012)
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Bulgarian EconMin to Ask Audit of Belene Nuclear Plant Loan: Bulgarian EconMin to Ask Audit of Belene Nuclear Plant Loan - Novinite.com - Sofia News Agency

...... to be slated for a feasibility study on the NPP project , but it became clear later that the money has been used by NEK to cover current needs, including construction of the notorious hydroelectric power plant " Tsankov Kamak ." The payment of the principal on the loan , taken from several banks, headed by the French BNP-Paribas, has been postponed by one year for May 2013. Dobrev explained ......

(313 words by novinite.com)
(06/08/2012)
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Bulgaria: 5 Hydropower Plants to Be Built on Maritsa River in Bulgaria - Novinite.com - Sofia News Agency

...... Five hydropower plants (HPP) are to be built in four years' time in the lower parts of the riverbed of the Maritsa river between the southern Bulgarian towns of Parvomai and Lyubimets, Haskovo district. The investment amounts to EUR 115 M and the first HPP is to be launched in a year and a half, according to Viktor Sokachev, press secretary of PVB Bulgaria, which starts work on the ......

(341 words by novinite.com)
(05/31/2012)
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Bulgaria: Bulgaria Hopes to Break Ground of Delayed Hydro Project 2013 - Novinite.com - Sofia News Agency

...... share of the Bulgarian National Electric Company NEK . In July 2010, Austrian utility EVN signed a deal with Bulgaria 's state power utility NEK to take a majority stake in the Bulgarian hydropower project. The agreement for the construction of Gorna Arda hydropower project in southern Bulgaria , between Austria 's energy firm EVN and Bulgaria 's dominant state power utility NEK was signed ......

(469 words by novinite.com)
(04/27/2012)
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Bulgaria: Bulgaria to Launch 600 MW of Renewable Energy Capacities in 1 Year - Novinite.com - Sofia News Agency

...... The Energy Minister specified that the efforts of the government were focused on encouraging investments in small installations powered by solar energy and biomass, as well as hydroelectric power plants. Dobrev further insisted that the best place to build new capacities was near residential units in order to reduce transmission losses. He stressed that Bulgaria had overfulfiled ......

(160 words by novinite.com)
(04/24/2012)
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Bulgaria: Bulgarian Right-Wingers Outraged with New Owner of Gorubso Mines - Novinite.com - Sofia News Agency

...... As a member of the former three-way coalition cabinet, the ethnic Turkish leader, who holds a degree in philosophy, allegedly pocketed BGN 1.5 M as a consultant of four large-scale hydroelectricity projects, funded by the state - 'Tsankov Kamak', 'Dospat', 'Gorna Arda' and 'Tundzha' Dam. Businessman Nikolay Valkanov took over the concession of the Gorubso Madan metal mines from Valentin ......

(199 words by novinite.com)
(03/24/2012)
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Bulgaria: Bulgaria's Turkish Leader Cynic, Untouchable in Bonus War - Analyst - Novinite.com - Sofia News Agency

...... Turkish party Movement for Rights and Freedoms (DPS), which was a member of the former three-way coalition cabinet, allegedly pocketed BGN 1.5 M as a consultant of four large-scale hydroelectricity projects, funded by the state - ' Tsankov Kamak ', 'Dospat', 'Gorna Arda' and 'Tundzha' Dam. The scandal erupted in May 2010 after a visit of Prime Minister Boyko Borisov to the site of the ......

(434 words by novinite.com)
(03/09/2012)
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Bulgaria: Bulgaria PM: Bonus Repayment Orders Were Populist - Novinite.com - Sofia News Agency

...... by Ahmed Dogan , leader of the ethnic Turkish Movement for Rights and Freedoms ( DPS ) party. Encouraged to return his fee of over BGN 1 M for consulting services on the Tsankov Kamak hydroelectric power plant project, Dogan advised the media to differentiate between fees and bonuses. Borisov vowed that the bonus saga would come to an end thanks to that legal changes drafted by GERB which ......

(331 words by novinite.com)
(03/08/2012)
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Bulgarian Ethnic Turks Leader: Consulting Fee Was Not Bonus: Bulgarian Ethnic Turks Leader: Consulting Fee Was Not Bonus - Novinite.com - Sofia News Agency

...... that all Bulgarian government officials have returned bonus payments per his order and called on Dogan to return the fees he received for consultation services on the Tsankov Kamak hydroelectric power plant project. " Bonuses must be given in all administrations and in any country, but according to clearly established rules. Bonuses in Bulgaria are legal and based on texts from about 50 ......

(335 words by novinite.com)
(03/07/2012)
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Bulgaria: Bulgarian Govt Officials Returned Bonuses Worth Over BGN 600 000 - Novinite.com - Sofia News Agency

...... He called on Ahmed Dogan, leader of the ethnic Turkish Movement for Rights and Freedoms (DPS) party to return the fees he received for consultation services on the Tsankov Kamak hydroelectric power plant project. "At this stage, all of the extra money received by Ministers, Deputy Ministers, District Governors, and Chiefs of Political Cabinets for 2009, 2010 and 2011 has all been ......

(292 words by novinite.com)
(03/07/2012)
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Bulgaria: Pavegen Renewable Energy Installation Unveiled in Sofia - Novinite.com - Sofia News Agency

...... . He also drew attention to the fact that if all Bulgarians walked over at least one Pavegen slab, the move would generate as much energy as the output of the Tsankov Kamak hydroelectric power plant per hour. The green pacing slabs, which are made from recycled rubber, were designed in 2009 by Laurence Kemball-Cook, a 25-year-old engineering graduate. ......

(208 words by novinite.com)
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