Poland is among seven EU member states that will meet to discuss possible changes to the proposed Euro 7 vehicle emissions standard, the country's infrastructure ministry has said.
Anna Moskwa, Poland's climate minister, has urged the EU not to include houses in a new set of restrictions on greenhouse emissions.
The European Commission (EC) has said that it will be impossible to introduce a price cap on natural gas as requested by some member states, Reuters has reported, quoting diplomatic sources.
Mateusz Morawiecki, the Polish prime minister, has called for freezing of CO2 emission allowances prices to help bring down the cost of energy.
Mateusz Morawiecki, the Polish prime minister, has said that if the EU does not reach a common solution regarding the EU Emissions Trading System (ETS), Poland will soon suggest its own proposals.
The cost of producing one megawatt of energy in Poland is three times higher than the EU average due to the country's heavy reliance on fossil fuels, the Polish Economic Institute (PIE) has reported.
France is interested in a Polish proposal to freeze CO2 emission costs at EUR 30 per tonne, a deputy foreign minister has said.
The prime minister has said speculative trading in CO2 emission rights (ETS)is one of the main factors driving up inflation.
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.
Poland has threatened to block elements of the EU's emissions reduction scheme 'Fit for 55' if they run against the country's interests, the country's climate minister has said.