Bulgaria plans to set up a state-owned company by the end of the year to operate a gas trading hub in the Black Sea city of Varna,, citing Bulgarian Energy Minister Temenuzhka Petkova.
The Bulgarian government will sign a memorandum of cooperation with Austria's Central European Gas Hub – a trading platform for the Baumgarten hub – to provide liquidity for the new company, said Petkova.
The new company will be a unit of state-owned transmission system operator Bulgartransgaz,...
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