Locked content Szczecin, Gdynia and Polkowice receive subsidies for eco-buses

Szczecin, Gdynia, and Polkowice will receive more than PLN 12 million in subsidies from the National Fund for Environmental Protection and Water Management (NFEP&WM) for zero-emission public transport, the Fund said. There will be 14 new buses bought for about PLN 37 million. Poznań may be the n...

Locked content GDDKiA and Police to get PLN 2.5 bln in EU subisidies

The General Director for National Roads and Motorways (GDDKiA), together with the Chief Police Headquarters (KGP), have signed agreements for PLN 2.5 billion in EU subsidies for their projects. GDDKiA will construct nearly 145 kilometers of new roads, while the Police will send the money on equipmen...

Locked content Government to alter support for renewable energy projects

A government energy spokesperson said that it will revise its methods of support for renewable energy projects, saying that they should not interfere with normal competition on the energy market. “We are not completely backing out, but there will be amendments,” the spokesperson told jou...

Locked content Gov’t allocated grants to 10 companies

The Intergovernmental Investment Team for Projects of High Importance for the Polish Economy has made a decision to back 10 companies with grants worth PLN 47.5 million. The total value of investment outlay pledged by them amounts to PLN 659.4 million and it is believed that 4,149 new jobs will be c...

Locked content Polish firms to obtain PLN 3.5 bln for R&D

Nearly PLN 3.5 billion of EU funds will be transferred by the National Centre for Research and Development (NCRD) to Polish firms for R&D purposes. The demand is much bigger, though. The value of the 21 proposals filed to the NCRD amounts to PLN 17 billion. “The industry expects to receive PLN 9...

Locked content Subsidies for homebuyers may reach PLN 570 million in 2015

The “Apartments for the Youth” (MdM) program run by the Bank Gospodarstwa Krajowego may pay out PLN 570 million in 2015, compared with PLN 350 million in 2014, according to Bogusław Białowąs, vice director of the Agency Services Department at BGK. BGK informed the public that as of Decem...

EU to pay back €868 million to farmers

The European Commission has adopted a resolution to reimburse to EU farmers €868 million that had been deducted from direct subsidies in 2014 due to the so-called “financial discipline” mechanism. Polish farmers will receive €36.4 million out of the total sum.

Locked content Direct subsidies to small farmers possible

Small commercial farmers may receive direct subsidies from the EU. The Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development is sending an application to Brussels regarding this project. The new subsidy system will reward effective and productive farmers. National Council of Agricultural Chambers president ...