SOCAR intends to invest in the Bulgarian gas distribution network


The state oil company of Azerbaijan, SOCAR, confirmed its intention to invest in the gas distribution network on the territory of Bulgaria.

A delegation of SOCAR paid a working visit to Sofia. SOCAR experts held meetings with their colleagues from the Ministry of Energy and the Energy and Water Regulatory Commission. In the focus of the discussions were шге gas distribution regulation and legislation, aids to households using natural gas as an energy source, competitive advantages of natural gas compared to other sources of heating, licensing regime, method of calculation and the return rate value, costs of joining the gas distribution and transmission network, application of the Public Procurement Act to energy sites, introduction of innovative systems for monitoring of output data and others.

Source: ME, EWRC