Poland's minister of climate and environment took to social media on Friday to announce that additional regulations would be introduced by the government to safeguard consumers from rises in heating bills.
The Polish government has adopted a PLN 5 billion (EUR 1.07 billion) programme of subsidies for sectors that consume excessive amounts of energy to protect them from soaring energy prices.
A Polish deputy foreign minister has appealed to the European Union and its members to increase their humanitarian assistance to Ukraine.
Poland could help Hungary diversify its energy sources, a Polish minister said on Friday.
Poland, Hungary and Romania recorded the lowest increases in energy and gas prices in the EU from January to October this year, a report by a government-sponsored think tank indicated.
Nuclear power will ultimately make up 30-35 percent of Poland's energy mix while the rest will mostly come from the renewable energy sources, the development and technology minister has said.
Mateusz Morawiecki, Poland's prime minister, has said a verification commission should look into potential involvement of Polish politicians into making the country overly reliant on Russian energy.
Poland's president on Wednesday signed into law bills capping energy prices for households, SMEs and local governments, as Poles and Polish businesses brace themselves for high energy bills during the winter months.
There are nearly 1.2 million ‘prosumers’ of photovoltaic energy in Poland, the climate and environment minister said on Thursday at a climate conference.
The government will offer a total of PLN 800 million (EUR 168 million) to 92 Polish large energy-intensive companies, the development and technology minister has announced.