Orlen Synthos Green Energy plans to import electricity from Ukraine to stabilise domestic supplies, PKN Orlen has announced.
Over 105,000 Polish households were still without electricity on Sunday night due to strong winds sweeping across the country, the Government Security Centre (RCB) has reported.
Electricity bills will rise by about 24 percent net and gas bills will surge by 54 percent net next year after Poland's regulator approved new tariffs as power producers struggle with high prices for natural gas and EU CO2 emission rights.
Polish power plants consumed over one fifth more coal to produce electricity in the first 10 months of the year compared to the same period of 2020, the Polish Mining Group (PGG) has reported.
The Polish prime minister on Tuesday launched a PLN 10 billion (EUR 2.1 billion) financial shield designed to "protect" the country's economy and households from rising inflation.
The Polish government is planning to introduce an anti-inflation package that will reduce the excise tax on energy owing to high gas and electricity costs driving up inflation.
Litgrid, the Lithuanian electricity transmission system operator, has completed the LitPol Link extension project between Lithuania and Poland.
Poland's inflation is at its highest in the 21st century, having returned to the level before the country's membership in the EU, Donald Tusk, the former prime minister and leader of the main opposition party, commented on the latest CPI results.
Bristling with security cameras and surrounded by a solid steel and marble fence with barbed wire, Sobieskiego 100 is just one of several buildings that is occupied by Russia following agreements signed between the People's Republic of Poland and the Soviet Union in the 1970s.
Poland's leading petroleum company has signed an agreement with the national grid operator to secure the transfer of electricity from its ongoing offshore wind farm project.