Bulgartransgaz EAD

Bulgartransgaz EAD is the Bulgarian combined gas operator responsible for the transmission and storage of natural gas on the territory of the country.

The company is a successor of the traditions and experience accumulated after 1974 when the gas sector was forming in Bulgaria. The company imposes dynamic development of the gas transmission infrastructure in the country and just for one decade it created the conditions necessary for development of the energy sectors in the industry.

Today the company establishes a policy of transparent and responsible conduct and works to guarantee conditions of security and sustainable development of the natural gas market in the country and the region in compliance with the principles of equality and transparency. As part of the common European gas network Bulgartransgaz EAD is led by the requirements of the Third energy liberalization package, European and Bulgarian legislation.

As a result of the over 40 year-long sustainable development as of today the company manages a large-scale infrastructure for transmission and storage of natural gas which is in the process of constant development and modernization.

Bulgartransgaz EAD is owner and operator of a developed gas transmission system which includes:

  • national gas transmission network whose main purpose is transmission of natural gas on the territory of Bulgaria to gas distribution networks and industrial consumers of natural gas;
  • gas transmission network for transit transmission of natural gas whose main purpose is transmission of natural gas through the territory of Bulgaria to the neighboring countries Romania, Turkey, Greece and Macedonia;
  • underground gas storage facility in Chiren (Chiren UGS) whose main purpose is natural gas storage to cover seasonal fluctuations in natural gas consumption and supply.

The company owns licenses for transmission and storage of natural gas issued by the Energy and Water Regulatory Commission and has a certificate for an independent gas transmission operator.

Bulgartransgaz EAD is a subsidiary of Bulgarian Energy Holding EAD

In compliance with the principles for achieving a single European energy market the company plays an important part in maintenance and progress of the dialogue with the neighboring countries, European and international partners. As a modern and responsible gas operator Bulgartransgaz EAD is a member of European organizations setting the main trends in the development of the international gas market - Gas Infrastructure Europe (GIE), European network of transmission system operators for gas (ENTSO-G) and the International gas union (IGU).

Today Bulgartransgaz EAD is a mature, modern and stable company which is actively involved in the Bulgarian economy and is turning into an even more important factor in the region and Europe. In the spirit of traditions and experience accumulated the company carries out its mission and provides transmission of gas in the interest of the state and society, provides safe conditions and sustainable development of the gas market in the country and the region and actively supports the liberalization process in the spirit of the single European energy policy.

The vision for the development of Bulgartransgaz EAD is related to strengthening the company’s position as a modern and nationally responsible gas transmission operator which actively works to maintain and expand a reliable gas infrastructure on the territory of Bulgaria with a key role in the development of the regional gas projects and significant contribution to achieving a single free and competitive gas market.

To view the company's financial statements, please go to Financial reports.

For more information please visit www.bulgartransgaz.bg/en.

Bulgartransgaz EAD

1336 Sofia
66 Pancho Vladigerov blvd.
tel.: +359 2 939 63 00
fax: +359 2 925 00 63
e-mail: info@bulgartransgaz.bg


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