Locked content Naimski sees coal share in energy mix at 50% in 25-30 years

According to the Ministry of Energy strategy, the share of coal in the energy mix will be at 50 percent in the 25-30 years perspective compared to around 80 percent currently, Piotr Naimski, the government’s official responsible for key energy infrastructure said. The Minister of Energy Krzysz...

Locked content Ministry of Energy plans to raise “green energy” use

Ministry of Energy proposed to increase obligation to purchase “green energy” from 17.5 percent this year to 18.5 percent in 2019 and 19.5 percent in 2020. According to the Ministry, the proposal will minimize the impact of renewable energy sources (RES) support to prices for consumers. ...

Locked content Project to trade all electricity on exchange sent for consultation

The Ministry of Energy sent the project obliging power companies in Poland to sell all produced electricity on the country’s energy exchange for consultation. The project was proposed by Minister of Energy Krzysztof Tchórzewsk at the end of July in order to increase liquidity and predictabilit...

Locked content ME, PGNiG, PKN Orlen, PGE recruiting for internship program

The Ministry of Energy, the Polish state Oil and Gas Company (PGNiG), the Polish Energy Group (PGE) and PKN Orlen have launched the third edition of the “Energy for the future” internship program, PGNiG announced. The companies and the ministry offer, as part of the program, an annual pa...

Locked content New joint venture “ElectroMobility Poland” by Enea, Energa...

The Consumer Protection Authority (UOKiK) has approved the establishment of a joint entity “ElectroMobility Poland” by the four largest Polish power groups – Enea, Energa, Polska Grupa Energetyczna (PGE) and Tauron, the watchdog informed on Thursday. The joint venture proposal was ...

Locked content PLN 1.2 bln loss recorded in Poland’s coal mining sector

Poland’s coal mining sector posted a PLN 1.20 billion loss on coal sales, in comparison with PLN 1.51 billion in the corresponding period of 2015, the Energy Ministry informed. A report shows that the sector’s net loss improved to just PLN 152 million compared to PLN 1.63 billion in the ...

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...

Locked content Ministry of Energy to introduce a fee for non-EU coal imports

“Poland’s Energy Ministry wants to implement systemic changes to the Polish coal market, including introducing a fee for non-EU coal imports,” proclaimed deputy Energy Minister Grzegorz Tobiszowski on Wednesday. According to Grzegorz Tobiszowski, the Ministry of Energy intends to b...