Rus News Journal

Bulgaria has elicited at Gazprom 11 - a percentage discount for gas

the Ministry of Economics, power and tourism of Bulgaria has agreed from Open Society Gazprom about a discount for the gas delivered from Russia, at a rate of 11 %, informs a press - service of the Ministry of Economics, power and tourism of Bulgaria.
thus the discount will be given backdating - since April, 1st 2012. Also will operate till January, 1st 2013., minister Deljan Dobrev has informed. Negotiations about discount granting were conducted some months. It is necessary to notice that past year Gazprom has put to Bulgaria 2,81 mlrd cubic m of gas.
it was the day before informed that the definitive investment decision on the Bulgarian site the Southern stream is planned to accept on November, 15th 2012. The corresponding arrangement has been reached during visit of delegation of gas concern to Bulgaria led by the vice-president of board Alexander Medvedev.
Also the day before Gazprom and the Bulgarian power holding EAD have signed the report concerning project realisation the Southern stream in territory of Bulgaria. The document establishes a point of an input of the future gas pipeline in gas-transport system of Bulgaria, specifies its parametres and defines the further steps to project realisation. At a meeting have been fixed reached in the spring 2012. Arrangements on conditions of operating contracts on delivery of the Russian natural gas to Bulgaria that should promote increase in selection of gas under operating contracts.
we will remind, in July 2012. It was informed that German power concern E. On, being one of the largest clients of Open Society Gazprom in Europe, has settled dispute with gas monopoly under long-term contracts on delivery of the Russian gas. It is noticed that updating of price conditions will be applied backdating - from IV quarter 2010. The German concern plans to reflect in the reporting for I half-year 2012. An economic gain at the rate about 1 mlrd euro from updating of conditions of deliveries.
in June 2012. The vice-president of board of Gazprom A.Medvedev has informed that Open Society Gazprom has practically finished negotiations with the European partners in updating of the price of deliveries of gas. In a final stage negotiations with German E. On and RWE and Polish PGNiG, A.Medvedev declared.