Locked content Poczta Polska and NCBR will work on development of electric cars

Poczta Polska and The National Centre for Research and Development (NCBR) signed a letter of intent on cooperation for the development of electric cars in Poland. They will also work in the field of automation and robotics,  Poczta Polska said. In April, Poczta Polska started the largest tests of el...

One in three Poles would consider buying an electric car – survey

The majority of Poles would consider buying a car regular gas engine (57 percent), while 45 percent would consider a hybrid, 36 percent a diesel engine car and 32 percent an electric car, according to a survey conducted by ING. The reasons why Poles would think of purchasing an electric car are: low...

Nearly 500 charging points for electric vehicles across Poland

As of February, there were approx. 480 charging points for electric vehicles in Poland, counting each socket individually, and 87 electric buses in use across the country, Deputy Energy Minister Michał Kurtyka informed. The majority of the buses run in Kraków (26), Jaworzno (24) and Warsaw (21). By ...

Locked content PKN Orlen plans to open 150 charging points for electric cars

PKN Orlen plans to open 150 charging points for electric cars in Poland in the next few years. “Our strategic plan for the coming years, or even by the end of 2019, to have 150 charging points for electric cars at our stations ,” PKN Orlen board member said. He added that a first such…

Locked content Poland wants 6k car charging stations by 2020

According to a draft bill on electromobility, Poland will have over 6,000 charging stations by 2020. Moreover, it plans to open 70 compressed natural gas stations by then as well. “The bill assumes the construction of a base infrastructure network for alternative fuels in urban agglomerations, dense...

Locked content Only 138 e-cars registered in Poland in Q3

In Q3 there were only 138 new electric cars registered in Poland, which is a 238 percent y/y increase, according to data released by the European Automobile Manufacturers Association. In the whole EU, 23,841 new electric cars were registered. In case of hybrid cars, the figure stood at 170 new regis...

Locked content Ursus to complete prototype electric car in October 

Ursus expects work on a prototype electric van to be completed in October this year, Vice President Monika Kośko announced on September 12. “We are currently working on a prototype car that will be built in October this year, and we are planning a city-wide delivery van with the ability to cus...

Locked content Electric cars in Poland still a rare thing

In Q2, there were only 203 new electric cars registered in Poland, representing a mere 0.4 percent of all such vehicles registered in Europe, according to data released by the European Automobile Manufacturers Association. The situation is better in case of hybrid cars, with 3,781 such cars register...