Bulgaria Solar Photovoltaic (PV) Power Market Outlook 2020÷2030 by Renewable Market Watch with Trends, Forecasts, Investments, Opportunities, Analysis, COVID-19 Impact


/5th April 2021, by Renewable Market Watch™/


Development of operational solar PV power plants in Bulgaria started with very moderate steps in 2007 but progressed with fast paces after the second half of 2010. At the end of 2018 cumulative installed solar PV capacity in Bulgaria reached 1,036 MW. Several large scale solar photovoltaic (PV) projects with a capacity above 50 MW have been announced in Bulgaria after 2018 and these projects will be built between 2021 and 2024. In the last few years, Bulgaria has been the focus of the investors’ interest. The political stability and predictability due to the NATO membership and to the EU accession, the stable economic perspective and the growing credit rating of the country and its institutions were only some of the elements attracting the investors’ interest. External investors have been attracted by rapidly developing national industry, highly skilled workforce and significant new market.

Bulgaria is situated in the South-Eastern part of the Balkan Peninsula. The country's population is 7.284 million people and its territory spans 110,912 sq.km. Bulgaria borders Greece and Turkey to the South, Macedonia and Serbia - to the West. The Danube River to the North is our natural border with Romania; the Black Sea is situated to the East. Bulgaria is in the centre of a region, which is undergoing a dynamic transition. Within 500 km of our capital city, Sofia (1.4 million people), a population of over 90 million lives in 9 countries that have recently embarked on their way to a market economy. This is a large market with a rapidly increasing purchasing power.

By a majority in the city hall of Haskovo, the local parliamentarians accepted the report, with which they gave prior consent to Enery Development for a relinquished right to build the large scale solar photovoltaic (PV) power plant with an indicative installed capacity of 400 MWp. Also, the Municipal Council gives prior consent to change the purpose of the lands representing the public municipal property for the construction of a solar photovoltaic (PV) power plant and their transformation from municipal public to municipal private property. The Municipal Council agrees to prepare a detailed urban plan for the properties in question, the development of which is financed by Enery Development.

In March 2020, the new solar photovoltaic (PV) power plant has been announced by the mayor of Dimitrovgrad municipality and the Enery Development Gmbh. The solar power plant will be built on a vacant terrain with a total area of about 650 acres. It is expected to have an installed capacity of 65 MW, and produce over 90,000,000 kWh of clean energy annually. This saves about 120,000 tonnes of carbon dioxide being released into the atmosphere.

Furthermore, on the 18th of September 2020, Enery Development finalized the transaction for the acquisition of the largest grid-connected solar photovoltaic power plant in Bulgaria 60.4 MWp, located in Karadzhalovo in South Bulgaria. This makes Enery Development a top ten player at the Bulgarian solar power market. In 2020, Enery Development established a joint venture with former executive developers of Sun Edison and Juwi that is pursuing selected large scale solar projects in the region.

What is the economics of solar photovoltaic (PV) projects in Bulgaria? Answers you will find enclosed in the detailed Financial Model and Analysis of 10 MW Photovoltaic (Solar PV) Power Plant investment in Poland (IRR, WACC, Payback, NPV, Cash Flow, etc.)

The report provides a complete picture of the market situation, dynamics, current issues and future prospects. You will find more than 120 pages of valuable information in this unique in-depth analysis of the Bulgarian photovoltaic market will receive an overview of how the COVID-19 (Coronavirus) will impact it. With comprehensive market data, this report brings clear and concise insights, to help investors in their decision-making process. As 2019 and 2020 were challenging years for the photovoltaic industry, the time for making the right decisions during 2021 and the next few years is limited. The fast-changing market environment requires relevant and accurate information. For your convenience, we offer the opportunity for orders with customized report content. Reasons to buy this market report are, but not limited to:

• Overview of the Bulgarian political and economic environment
• Solar resource potential in Bulgaria
• Financial Model and Analysis of 10 MW Photovoltaic (Solar PV) Power Plant investment in Bulgaria (IRR, WACC, Payback, NPV, Cash Flow, etc.)
• Over 55 charts, tables and maps
• Overview of Bulgarian photovoltaic market development 2010 ÷ 2030
• Grid-connected solar photovoltaic power installations in Bulgaria for 2019/2020
• Future market trends and planned photovoltaic projects for 2020 ÷ 2030
• Market prices of fully permitted and operational photovoltaic projects
• Polish legal and energy regulatory framework for renewable projects
• Key companies and competitive landscape in the photovoltaic sector
• Review of most relevant financing and supporting incentives
• SWOT Analysis (detailed in 5 pages)

The full contact details of solar project owners and developers and relevant information about the Bulgarian solar PV market, you may receive with a 1-year subscription for Bulgaria Solar Photovoltaic (PV) Power Market Outlook 2020÷2030. Furthermore, you will receive 4 quarterly updates within the subscription period.

Тo download the executive summary brochure with sample pages, please access from here: Bulgaria Solar Photovoltaic (PV) Power Market Outlook 2020÷2030 - Sample

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