Poland's Treasury will take over hard coal and lignite-fired power generation assets as well as lignite mines from energy groups PGE, Tauron and Enea for integration and gradual phasing out, the Ministry of State Assets has said.
Poland's biggest power group PGE and largest refiner PKN Orlen will set up wind farms in the Baltic Sea in cooperation with their foreign partners, the antimonopoly office UOKiK said on Friday.
Polish energy group PGE has signed an agreement with Danish energy concern Orsted to create a joint venture company to build two offshore wind farms to an estimated combined value of PLN 35-40 billion (EUR 7.8-8.9 billion).
Energy companies PGNiG and PGE have submitted a joint non-binding offer to acquire the Polish assets of Czech energy concern CEZ Group as part of a strategy to “re-Polonise” the energy sector, the companies said in a Friday press release.
Construction work on a COVID-19 hospital at Warsaw's National Stadium is very advanced, President Andrzej Duda said on Friday after visiting the site.
PGE Baltica, an offshore windfarm unit of Polish power conglomerate PGE, has signed agreements with contractors DHI and DNV GL for the preparation of studies related to PGE's planned Baltic windfarms, PGE said in a Thursday statement.
The State Treasury is to purchase 100 percent of shares in Poland's special purpose company PGE EJ1, owned by three power firms PGE, Enea and Tauron, and copper company KGHM. PGE EJ1 is to prepare the design and construction of the country's first nuclear power plant.
Polish energy firm PGE is to build a power station for the needs of the planned Central Transportation Port CPK) for an estimated PLN 300 million (EUR 65.88 million) with an output of 60-100 MW, PGE President Wojciech Dabrowski told a Friday press conference.
The PGE Group wants to offer only green energy by 2050, company representatives told a Wednesday press conference.
A concert of solidarity with Belarus will be staged at the National Stadium in Warsaw on September 26, with the participation of Polish and Belarusian artists.