Bulgartransgaz EAD, together with the neighbouring operators DESFA S.A. and Transgaz S.A., published for public consultation joint project proposals for capacity increase at the interconnection points Kulata/Sidirokastro and Negru Voda 1/Kardam.

The joint project between Bulgartransgaz EAD and DESFA S.A. for capacity increase at IP Kulata/Sidirokastro in Greece-Bulgaria direction considers two options. The first one will provide an incremental capacity of 35.4 GWh/d and the indicative value of the investment implementation, including design, procurement and construction, is approximately EUR 108.7 million. The second option considered provides for an incremental capacity of 104.4 GWh/d, and the indicative value including design, procurement and construction is approximately EUR 293.4 million. The joint project with Transgaz S.A. for capacity increase at IP Negru Voda/Kardam in Bulgaria-Romania direction will provide 137.2 GWh/d of incremental capacity. The indicative value for realisation of this investment, including design, procurement and construction, is approximately EUR 198.93 million. These indicative values do not include the future costs of the ancillary activities required for the implementation of the projects.

Source: Bulgartransgaz EAD