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1000 Sofia
Fax: +359 2 988 4820

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Water sector

Priority axis 1: Improvement and development of water and wastewater infrastructure and improvement of air quality

As of 19 August 2015, the overall amount of funds contracted under the priority axis stood at nearly BGN 3.001billion. (over 119% of the funding for the sector). Funds paid amounted to BGN 2.328 billion. (nearly 92% of the funding for the sector).

109 projects were successfully completed with a grant in the amount of BGN 304 million absorbed, of which 95 contracts under the technical assistance procedure for preparation of investment projects, 12 contracts for improvement and development of water supply and wastewater infrastructure in the municipalities of Burgas (Dolno Ezerovo district), Valchi Dol, Varshets, Glavinitsa, Kavarna, Pernik, Popovo, Primorsko, Sofia Municipality, Ruen, Hisarya and Troyan, the project of the Basin Directorate - Blagoevgrad for development of river basin management plans.

128 grant contracts/grant award orders were being implemented under the priority axis worth BGN 2.639 billion

The funding of the Environment Operational Programme 2007-2013 has financed the construction, reconstruction of 39 wastewater treatment plants (WWTP) - Varshets, Gabrovo, Loznitsa, Ruen, Sopot, Troyan, Tundzha, Hisarya, Yablanitsa, Blagoevgrad, Bourgas, Byala Slatina, Varna, Etropole, Kazanlak, Knezha, Kozloduy, Kostinbrod, Krichim, Kubrat, Kardzhali, Lovech, Lukovit, Mezdra, Momchilgrad, Montana, Novi pazar, Pavlikeni, Panagyurishte, Peshtera, Pirdop, Pomorie, Provadiya, Rakovski, Svilengrad, Svishtov, Sozopol, Stamboliyski and Tryavna.

 

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