Touted as leading example of successful renewable energy strategies, the town of Koło will see the building of a geothermal well and an associated geothermal energy plant, which will move the town away from its dependence on coal and help to improve the town’s air quality.
The Polish government will invest PLN 7 billion (EUR 1.54 bln) in improving the country's hospitals, Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki said on Tuesday.
Poland is among top 20 countries for investment in life sciences, like biotechnology, genetics and pharmaceutical chemistry, according to a report by a global real estate and investment company.
The German company, Isringhausen, will invest over PLN 34 million (EUR 7.4 million) to build a plant in Ujazd, south-central Poland, that will produce car seats and springs, announced the Katowice Special Economic Zone (KSEZ) on Wednesday.
Investment in commercial real estate in Poland in the first two quarters of the year fell EUR 0.9 billion, year on year, to EUR 2 billion, according to a report published by real estate consultancy firm CBRE published on Tuesday.
The Three Seas Fund, an investment vehicle initiated by the Polish state-owned development bank BGK, has collected EUR 1 billion in funds that can be used for energy and infrastructure investments in Central and Eastern Europe, the BGK CEO has told PAP.
The European Commission on Thursday approved a EUR 92 million investment into Polish rail carrier PKP Intercity's rolling stock, to be financed from the EU's structural funds.
Poland is the fifth globally with regard to the value of greenfield investment projects announced in 2020, according to a report by the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD).
The prime minister wants to put investment using Polish capital at the heart of a modernisation programme included in the government's New Deal.
The flow of foreign direct investment into Poland decreased year on year in 2020, UNCTAD has reported, adding that global FDI flows are under severe pressure this year as a result of the Covid-19 pandemic.