Belene Nuclear Power Plant

Belene Nuclear Power Plant

At the end of 2019, the state announced that the officially shortlisted candidates to begin negotiations with include Atomenergoprom, China National Nuclear Corporation, Korea Hydro Nuclear Power Corporation, Framatome and General Electric.

On 2 April 2020, shortlisted companies have entered into a Non-Disclosure Agreement in order to perform due diligence and submit their binding offers. Due to the situation with the COVID-19 virus, at the end of April postponement of the deadlines for conducting the tender was announced. The new deadlines for extension of the tender procedures will depend on the duration of the pandemic restrictions. Тhe initially defined term for submitting binding offers was 31 May 2020.

Unofficially, the financial frame for building NPP Belene is expected to be around EUR 10 billion.

At the end of 2019, the state announced that the officially shortlisted candidates to begin negotiations with include Atomenergoprom, China National Nuclear Corporation, Korea Hydro Nuclear Power Corporation, Framatome and General Electric.

On 2 April 2020, shortlisted companies have entered into a Non-Disclosure Agreement in order to perform due diligence and submit their binding offers. Due to the situation with the COVID-19 virus, at the end of April postponement of the deadlines for conducting the tender was announced. The new deadlines for extension of the tender procedures will depend on the duration of the pandemic restrictions. Тhe initially defined term for submitting binding offers was 31 May 2020.

Unofficially, the financial frame for building NPP Belene is expected to be around EUR 10 billion.