Locked content EBRD grants loan for Banie Wind Farm

The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) is arranging a financing package for the Banie Wind Farm, a 50MW renewables project in north-western Poland, a press release read. The EBRD is providing a loan of up to PLN 150 million (€35 million equivalent) with additional funds of PLN 1...

Energy policy project for 35 years

The Polish Ministry of Economy published an energy policy project, to be consulted, that would last until 2050. This document introduces a gradual reduction of hard coal in the Polish energy mix.  In 2050, it is supposed to provide 28 percent of the country’s power demand.

Locked content KGHM to build photovoltanic farms

Poland’s largest copper miner KGHM Polska Miedź is planning to spend PLN 1.5 billion on renewables, including construction of photovoltanic power stations, Adam Witek, the firm’s subsidiary KGHM Energetyka CEO told Parkiet daily. “We would like to have 30 percent of the total elect...

Locked content Sunex to enter WSE

Sunex, a solar collector manufacturer, is moving from NewConnect to the WSE main market on July 30, a press release read. On July 10, the Polish financial watchdog KNF approved the firm’s prospectus. “Our long-term goal is to attract more trade partners and sell our products in the new m...

Locked content EcoCar buys Green energy

Taxi operator EcoCar and energy provider Green established an alliance under which Green will provide renewable energy to the taxi fleet. EcoCar is planning to replace its petrol fuel cars with hybrid vehicles in the years 2015-2017. Green will provide “cheap energy,” the press release r...

Locked content Renewables law signed by President Komorowski

The legislated act from February 20th, regarding renewable sources of energy, has been signed into law by President Bronisław Komorowski. The law makes various instruments available for the production of electric energy, heating, cooling and biogas, as well as for the efficient utilization of agricu...

Locked content RWE to build another wind farm in Poland

German RWE Renewables is to launch a new investment project in Opalenica by the end of 2015. The 17 megawatt plant is the company’s seventh wind power plant in Poland and will provide electricity for 21 thousand Polish households. The farm will consist of 7 turbines with a power capacity of 2.4 mega...

Locked content EBRD launches new Polish renewable energy support plan

The European Bank for Reconstruction of Development has announced the approval by its board of directors of the Integrated Approach to Polish Renewables, which should provide some 500 MW of energy capacity by 2018. The new renewable energy units financed from the program are expected to account for ...

The mean and green shopping extreme

With the advent of technologies such as automated meter reading and LED lighting, malls are at last becoming places where you can shop without sullying your conscience