Energy and Mineral Resources Committee held a Virtual Meeting

On February 3rd, 2021, Energy and Mineral Resources Committee held a Virtual Meeting on the Recently Proposed Amendments of the Energy Act, the Progress of the Proposed Amendments to the Mineral Resources Act and The Three Seas Initiative and Energy Sector Opportunities.

The webinar was moderated by Olivier Marquette, Energy & Mineral Resources Committee Co-Chair (AmCham Bulgaria President) and Alex Nestor, Energy & Mineral Resources Committee Co-Chair.

Main topics at the agenda were:

  • Update on the Progress of the Proposed Amendments to the Mineral Resources Act.
    Speaker: Alex Nestor, Energy & Mineral Resources Committee Co-Chair;

  • The Three Seas Initiative and Energy Sector Opportunities.
    Speakers: Veneta Tzvetkova, Director, Energy Projects and International Cooperation Directorate , Ministry of Energy and
    Asen Zahariev, Senior Expert, International Energy Cooperation Department, Energy Projects and International Cooperation Directorate , Ministry of Energy

Olivier Marquette, AmCham Bulgaria President

In his welcoming remarks the AmCham President, Olivier Marquette, said: “Three Seas Initiative gives to Bulgaria a great opportunity to be more active. AmCham will take a leading role in organizing this. And we’d like to rŠ°ise the awareness about this initiative and potential opportunities for the Bulgarian companies and our members.”

Attn. Nikolay Voynov, Penkov, Markov & Partners Law Firm;

Irena Tsakova, Director Permitting and Legal, Dundee Precious Metals;

Video from the webinar will be uploaded soon.