The 600,000 tonnes of culm (a granular coal derivative) Poland has in stock should be enough to heat the country’s greenhouse this winter, a former Polish agriculture minister has told PAP.
The Polish health service is ready to cope with a new wave of Ukrainian refugees this winter, Poland’s health minister has said.
The Polish cabinet has approved a bill envisaging one-off subsidies for households relying on non-coal fuels for heating, Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki announced on Tuesday.
The group known as ‘Walruses’ from Środa Śląska were taking their annual festive plunge when they spotted the floundering pooch after it had fallen through the lake’s thin icy covering.
Poland’s ski slopes should remain open this season despite the rising number of Covid cases, according to a deputy Polish health minister.
Listed on Airbnb as a 1-room accommodation with private bathroom, the listing says: “Recommended especially for people with a good sleeping bag, no back problems and no more than 170 cm tall.”
With arguments raging on social media over whether the current sub-zero temperatures are worse than previous years, TFN compares the situation today with the ‘worst winter on record’ – that of 1978/1979.
Inspired by an initiative started in Ukraine, so far 40 cafes around the city have answered the eco-friendly call to donate used coffee grounds. If effective the coffee grounds will be used on main paths around the city and could become a mainstay of the city’s strategy for maintaining the accessibility of Kraków’s parks in winter.
With lockdown restrictions seeing ski lifts closed, and with plunging temperatures making the sea a definite no,no, kitesurfers have moved to the fields.
Temperatures fell to as low as minus 33 degrees Celcius in north-eastern Poland on Sunday night, as the country battles a bout of severe winter weather.