Locked content Demand for coal won’t change till 2030 – Tchórzewski

The demand for coal in Poland will remain at the same levels till 2030, energy minister Krzysztof Tchórzewski said. “The production level we currently have may stay the same, if only coal mines manage, but to 2030 demand for coal in Poland won’t decline if we are to cover demand for electrical...

Locked content Tchórzewski: Poland needs nuclear power plant

Poland needs a nuclear power plant in order to reduce CO2 emissions in its energy mix and has to take appropriate steps in the near future, Energy Minister Krzysztof Tchórzewski said in an interview with state broadcaster TVP Info. “In the nearest realistic future we will be building a nuclear plant...

Locked content State coal group to be listed on WSE within 5 years – Tchórzewski

Energy Minister Krzysztof Tchórzewski said that Poland might float the Polska Grupa Górnicza after its merger with Katowicki Holding Węglowy is completed. “If our economic assumptions materialized, we would like PGG to move in the footsteps of JSW, i.e. to become a listed company within 5 years,” th...

Locked content Mining industry’s financial health improving – Energy Minister

Krzysztof Tchórzewski, Poland’s Minister of Energy, said that EU funds have helped to improve the financial situation of the country’s mining industry. He was writing, on Tuesday, in response to an earlier question posed by another Polish PM. “The aid [for Poland’s mining sector] approved by the Com...

Locked content New coal mine to be built in Poland — Energy Minister

Poland’s energy minister, Krzysztof Tchórzewski, has indicated that his government plans to build a new coal mine by 2019 in Poland, the Polish press reported on Monday evening. He announced that a new tender has already been released for the mine’s construction. “We need to start building a new min...

Locked content Energy Minister: Poland to launch capacity market in 2016

“Poland estimates the capacity market budget preliminarily at PLN 2-3 billion a year,” Energy Minister Krzysztof Tchórzewski said on Monday. The Minister hopes to introduce a capacity market support scheme this year. “We would like the draft bill on the capacity market to be prepar...

Locked content Energy Minister: A million electric cars in Poland in 10 years

On Tuesday, the Energy Minister, along with the Development Minister, participated in a conference “Towards electromobility” (“W kierunku elektromobilności”), which was held in the Warsaw University of Technology. “We have the chance to have a million electric cars in P...