As part of the Polish government's New Polish deal, several hundreds of millions of zlotys will be earmarked from the state budget to build out the national gas network, the prime minister announced on Friday.
Two new LNG tankers, chartered from the Norwegian firm Knutsen OAS Shipping, will transport liquefied natural gas contracted by Polish Oil and Gas Company (PGNiG) from the US to Poland.
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.
Polskie LNG, the operator of the LNG Terminal in Świnoujście, together with the Management of Szczecin and Świnoujście Seaports, on Wednesday signed a deal with a consortium of TGE Gas Engineering and PORR for the expansion of the terminal.
Gas giant PGNiG has signed its biggest ever contract to build a regasification plant providing 19,000 tonnes of Liquified Natural Gas (LNG).
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.
Poland's gas market leader PGNiG has become on April 1 the sole user of the small-scale LNG reloading station in Klaipeda, Lithuania, which means that the Polish company has the exclusive right to use the LNG reloading station located in the Lithuanian seaport.
Polish gas monopolist PGNiG has signed a five-year contract for the full capacity of the LNG reloading facility for trucks in Klaipeda, Lithuania, which will allow the company to import liquefied natural gas from various sources by sea and sell it to recipients.
The EC has approved EUR 130 million in EU funds for the expansion of Poland's LNG terminal in the northwestern seaport Świnoujście. The funding will come from the Operational Programme Infrastructure and Environment.
The annual capacity of the LNG terminal in Świnoujście, north-west Poland is to reach 7.5 billion cubic metres of gas, government commissioner for strategic energy infrastructure Piotr Naimski said on Wednesday.