The takeover by PKN Orlen, the dominant Polish fuel firm, of its smaller rival, the Lotos Group, should be completed in late July or early August, and the takeover of gas company PGNiG in late September to early October, PKN Orlen's CEO has said.
Poland is safe in terms of gas deliveries for winter, Piotr Mueller, the government spokesman, said in response to criticism from a former head of the country's biggest gas firm.
PGNiG Upstream Norway, a subsidiary of state-owned Polish Oil and Gas Company (PGNiG), has purchased a 40 percent stake in the Oern gas deposit in the Norwegian Sea from Wellesley Petroleum, PGNiG said in a statement on Friday.
Polish state-owned natural gas company PGNiG has forecast an increase in its extraction of gas in Norway for the years 2022-24.
PGNiG, Poland's state-owned oil and gas company, has said its gas storage facilities are 81 percent full owing to an increase in deliveries of LNG in recent weeks.
Poland's Interior Ministry has sent a motion to the Prime Minister's Office requesting an order for state-owned companies to take over gas installations belonging to Novatek Green Energy, a Russian firm that has cut supplies in some parts of Poland.
Polish state-owned natural gas company PGNiG has been informed by Russia's Gazprom that it will stop gas supplies to Poland along the Yamal pipeline at 0800 hrs on Wednesday, PGNiG has said.
Polish state-owned natural gas giant PGNiG has appealed to the Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) against the General Court of the EU's rejection of Poland's charges versus Gazprom.
Russia's Gazprom gas operator on Friday notified Polish counterpart PGNiG about changes in gas payment regulations starting from April.
PGNiG, the Polish leading oil and gas company, has chartered three tankers to transport liquefied natural gas (LNG) in the latest push to diversify supplies away from Russia.