29-11-2018 0183 32 Miners and workers at Bulgaria s largest coal-fired power plant Maritsa East 2 marched in Sofia on Thursday to protect their jobs and to urge the government to ,...

Hundreds of Bulgarian coal miners and energy workers stage a protest in Sofia, Bulgaria, Wednesday, Oct 13, 2021, to demand government guarantees for their jobs amid bids by the European Union to close mines and reduce carbon emissions...

The closure of coal-fired power plants and mines in the Maritsa East basin to be delayed by 20 years, and the laid-off workers to be reassigned to a new state-owned enterprise, this is what the leaders of CITUB and Podkrepa trade unions agreed with caretaker Prime Minister Stefan Yanev in a ,...

15-10-2021 0183 32 According to union estimates about 100,000 jobs are at risk should the biggest coal mines and energy plants close On Friday, Bulgarian President Rumen Radev also stressed the need for a ,...

Bulgaria hints at possible closure of all coal-fired power ....

Energy in Bulgaria describes energy and electricity production, consumption and trade in Bulgaria Although Bulgaria is not very rich in fossil fuels such as coal, oil and gas, it has very well developed energy sector which is of crucial importance for the Balkans and the whole South Eastern EuropeNuclear power produces 36 of Bulgaria s power...

10-11-2021 0183 32 Sprawling over 240 square kilometers 92 square miles , this is Bulgaria s biggest coal mine, supplying nearby power plants in the Stara Zagora region that ,...

According to union estimates about 100,000 jobs are at risk should the biggest coal mines and energy plants close On Friday, Bulgarian President Rumen Radev also stressed the need for a green transition but cautioned that it must unfold very carefully so that countries like Bulgaria do not lose their competitiveness and do not pay too high a price...

15-10-2021 0183 32 Bulgaria to propose to phase out coal by 2038 at earliest Friday, 15 October 2021 Bulgaria s caretaker government said that it will propose to the European Commission the year 2038 as an indicative date to close down the country s coal-fired power plants, in line with the EU s plan to phase out coal in electricity generation...

Total current capacity 113 MW Buzludzha - 50 MW, currently in testing, to be fully operational before 2011 Dobrin - 200 MW, to be constructed Eolica Varna - 60 MW, to be constructed Kaliakra - 35 MW Kavarna - 200 MW, to be constructed Murgash - 100 MW, to be constructed...

13-10-2021 0183 32 Bulgarian miners march to protect coal industry SOFIA Reuters - About 1,000 miners and workers from Bulgaria s largest coal-fired power plant marched in Sofia on Wednesday to ,...

13-10-2021 0183 32 Hundreds of Bulgarian coal miners and energy workers have staged a protest amid concerns for their job safety Buses carried protesters from across Bulgaria for ,...

mobile mining plant in bulgaria Coal power plants accounted for of total electricity generation in and help to guarantee bulgarias energy security and economic competitiveness indigenous coal reserves can fuel power generation for the next sixty years the mw kozloduy nuclear power plant plays a...

13-10-2021 0183 32 Bulgarian miners march to protect coal industry SOFIA Reuters - About 1,000 miners and workers from Bulgaria s largest coal-fired power plant marched in Sofia on Wednesday to protect their jobs and to urge the government to support their industry Demonstrators called on the Cabinet to guarantee it would not rush to shut mines and power ....

29-04-2021 0183 32 Coal Mining Almost all the lignite is mined at the Maritsa Iztok Complex Electricity Total annual electricity generation is about 40TWh In 2016 coal generated 22TWh of electricity and nuclear 14TWh with natural gas providing less than 1TWh The main renewable sources of energy are hydro followed by wind then solar Exports of electricity greatly exceeded imports...

13-10-2021 0183 32 Bulgaria Miners Protest Hundreds of Bulgarian coal miners and energy workers stage a protest in Sofia, Bulgaria, Wednesday, Oct 13, 2021, to demand government guarantees for their jobs amid bids by the European Union to close mines and reduce carbon emissions...

13-10-2021 0183 32 Hundreds of Bulgarian coal miners and energy workers stage a protest in Sofia, Bulgaria, Wednesday, Oct 13, 2021, to demand government guarantees for ,...

13-10-2021 0183 32 About 1,000 miners and workers from Bulgaria s largest coal-fired power plant marched in Sofia on Wednesday to protect their jobs and to urge the government to support their industry...

04-11-2021 0183 32 Miners trade unions protested in the capital Sofia, calling for the government to save the sector that employs some 30,000 people The Maritsa East complex alone employs 12,000 people and provides over a third of Bulgaria s electricity Its open-pit coal mines and power plants have been the main source of income in the region for decad...

02-08-2021 0183 32 Bulgaria hints at possible closure of all coal-fired power plants by mid-2025 A combination of measures and investments from the current version of the National Recovery and Resilience Plan may lead to a rapid coal exit in Bulgaria, according to an analysis The country told the European Union that it would replace its largest coal-fired ....

13-10-2021 0183 32 as miners and workers at Bulgaria s largest coal-fired power plant Maritsa East 2 take part in a demonstration urging the government to avoid an early closure of coal-fired energy production in ....

16-10-2021 0183 32 SOFIA, Bulgaria AP , According to union estimates about 100,000 jobs are at risk should the biggest coal mines and energy plants close On Friday, ....

14-10-2021 0183 32 Around 1,000 miners from Bulgaria s largest coal-fired power plant marched in Sofia on Wednesday to protect their jobs and urge the government to support their industry...