Deputy PM and State Assets Minister Jacek Sasin declared on Monday that, at the moment, Poland's energy security was not threatened and that Poland had large coal reserves. He admitted that coal extraction could be suspended in another one or two mines.
Writing in the Washington Post, Daniel Obajtek says companies should take decisions not only to support their own business, but also to benefit the society.
Poland's largest power producer PGE has withdrawn from investment projects, planned for the 2020-2024 period and valued at over PLN 1.0 billion (EUR 220.8 million), due to the coronavirus pandemic, the company said on Wednesday.
The production of electricity in Poland based on the burning of coal grew in March 2020 to 50.21 percent from 46.79 in March 2019, according to data from state owned transmission system operator PSE.
The increased supply of wind energy meant lowers electricity prices and a drop in energy imports.
The special window pane generates electricity and at the same time protects the interior of the house or car from harmful ultraviolet rays and over-heating during summer heatwaves.
Government Commissioner for Strategic Energy Infrastructure Piotr Naimski held a meeting in Washington on Wednesday with US Energy Minister Dan Brouillette during which they discussed Polish-US energy cooperation and the US gas supply to Poland.
The Climate Ministry has been working on a Polish Hydrogen Strategy in order to make it easier to win EU funds for modern technical know-how. The announcement was made by the deputy climate minister and government commissioner for renewable energy sources.
The US will transfer to the Central and Eastern Europe countries of the Three Seas Initiative up to USD 1 billion for energy investments, US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo told the Munich Security Conference on Saturday.
Solar energy is now the fastest growing renewable energy source in Poland, and with costs continuously falling the future looks bright.