Security of gas supply, synchronisation of energy systems and offshore development in the Baltic region have been discussed by Polish Climate Minister Michal Kurtyka and Lithuanian Energy Minister Zygimantas Vaiciunas, the climate ministry said on Wednesday.
Today's decision follows an in-depth investigation by the European Commission of the proposed merger between the two large Polish integrated oil and gas companies.
The Swinoujscie gas terminal in north-western Poland received its 100th liquefied natural gas cargo on Friday. The 90,000 tonnes LNG shipment came from Qatar Liquefied Gas Company Limited (Qatargas) aboard the Al-Safliya LNG tanker.
Polish gas monopolist PGNiG plans to extract 115,000 of crude oil from the Skogul deposit in Norway in 2020, PGNiG reported in a communique on Monday.
The extraordinary scene was captured on mobile phone at a petrol station in the town of Garwolin, southeast of Warsaw on Monday.
Germany's Bundesnetzagentur energy regulator on Friday refused derogation to the German-Russian Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline project, thus subjecting it to EU regulations. Polish Deputy PM Jacek Sasin said the decision meant a victory for Poland.
PGNiG Upstream Norway, a subsidiary of Polish gas monopolist PGNiG, has finalised the purchase of shares in the Gina Krog and Alve Nord fields, PGNiG has said in a press release.
Announcing the start of construction work, President Duda said the project would be “very good news for Poland, and not just for the near future, but I deeply believe that for the coming decades."
Poland's PGNiG oil and gas corporation has received the third consignment of US LNG under a long-term deal with the US Cheniere company, PGNiG CEO Jerzy Kwieciński said on Tuesday.
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.