According to data, it comes to nearly 5,000 megawatts of preliminary agreements. Over 700 megawatts of them must be connected to the middle of this year, because it expires one year time period granted by law to make it happen. Furthermore, the three EDC - CEZ, E.ON, EVN and NEC have signed final contracts for another 967 megawatts - wind and solar power. This means that they must be connected to the introduction into service of the site and construction of facilities for accession. These data indicate that the state really is committed to joining a lot more power than the grid can actually take. In this way, however, were misled many investors who have already started ptroetkite downloaded and loans to finance them.
In response to a question, from the European Commission replied that the state is obliged to develop the network (the grid), so it would not impede the accession of renewable energy installations. According to Bulgarian Energy Forum, however it comes to investments of over 2 billion lev, which is very difficult to be provided. This offer from there to create a special fund with the participation of banks, investors and others. to invest in network expansion by issuing low-interest loans for the purpose of the Electricity oprerator who actually have to perform this activity. According to former head of NEC, Georgi Mihov, there is currently no such mechanism for granting credits, and there is great interest from investors.