Consumer prices of hot water, heating, and natural gas are going up in Bulgaria effective Sunday April 1.

Despite the reached agreement with Russia’s Gazprom for an 11% natural gas discount for Bulgaria, Bulgaria’s Bulgargaz is going to sell products to end consumers with higher prices than the first quarter of 2011.

Prices of natural gas which are the base of heating and hot water prices are determined each quarter by the State watchdog – the State Commission for Energy and Water Regulation, DKEVR….