Natural gas prices for the second quarter of 2019


With its decision of March 28th, 2019, the Bulgarian Energy and Water Regulatory Commission (EWRC) approved the price of natural gas for the second quarter of 2019 at the amount of BGN 45,17 per MWh (excluding excise duty and VAT). It is higher than the price for the first quarter of 2019 by 0,83%.

This price includes the component "natural gas price at the entrance of the gas transmission grids" amounting to 44,35 BGN / MWh, the component "public supply" amounting to BGN 0,69 / MWh and the compensation, resulting from imposed obligations to the public of BGN 0,13 / MWh, covering the costs of Bulgargaz EAD for storage in the Chiren gas storage facility. It does not include the price for access to and transmission through the gas transmission network, which are paid by customers to end-suppliers.

Source: EWRC