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Last European primary forests threatened by loggers?

Last European primary forests threatened by loggers?

A few days ago, the European Commission referred Poland to the Court of Justice for illegal logging in the Bialowieza forest, one of the oldest forests in Europe. It has been a few months now that the Commission, warned by Polish activists and NGOs, has been keeping a watch [...]

By |July 27th, 2017|Categories: Analyst's Insight|Tags: , , , |

Poland’s cherry picking of EU energy rules makes no sense – Euractiv – 19/07/2017

When it comes to EU energy policy, Warsaw does not always adhere to the letter and the spirit of EU law and tends to select rules a la carte, adapting them to Poland’s narrowly-defined interests, writes Danila Bochkarev.

Source:  Euractiv, 2017/07/19

By |July 20th, 2017|Categories: News|Tags: , , , |

Poland to miss 2020 EU renewable energy target – PV Magazine – 26/04/2017

Poland is set to miss its target of covering up to 15% of energy demand with renewables by 2020. Under the most favorable scenario provided by a report released by local consultancy Ecofys, new additions for solar may reach 695 GWh, while the country is expected to reach a target of only 13.8% by the [...]

By |April 27th, 2017|Categories: News|Tags: , , |

Poland challenges EU deal on carbon market reform – Reuters – 02/03/2017

Poland is challenging draft carbon market reforms agreed by most European Union governments this week, saying the deal is not-binding because it did not have the full backing of the bloc's 28 nations, the country's environment ministry said on Thursday.

Source:  Reuters, 2017/03/02

By |March 2nd, 2017|Categories: News|Tags: , , |

This year should bring positive rating actions for southeastern Europe, negative action for Poland – FXstreet.com – 06/02/2017

Is there any chance for rating change this year?

Source:  FXstreet.com, 06/02/2017

By |February 10th, 2017|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , , , , |

This year should bring positive rating actions for southeastern Europe, negative action for Poland – FXstreet.com – 06/02/2017

Is there any chance for rating change this year?

Source:  FXstreet.com, 06/02/2017

By |February 10th, 2017|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , , , , |

This year should bring positive rating actions for southeastern Europe, negative action for Poland – FXstreet.com – 06/02/2017

Is there any chance for rating change this year?

Source:  FXstreet.com, 06/02/2017

By |February 10th, 2017|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Poland raises coal needs in EU climate push – FT – 27/09/2015

Poland says it will only back efforts to fast-track EU ratification of the Paris climate deal if the coal-reliant country’s energy system is taken into consideration, raising fresh doubts about when the UN accord will go into operation.

Source:  FT, 2015/09/27

By |September 29th, 2016|Categories: News|Tags: , , , |

Polish Pension Revamp Targets $35 Billion of Private Funds

Poland unveiled its biggest pension overhaul since 1999, though the government won’t take control of as big a share of the industry as some investors had feared.

Source:  Bloomberg, 2016/07/04

By |July 5th, 2016|Categories: News|Tags: , , |

New legislation on renewable energy threatens wider Polish power system warns Moody’s

New legislation in Poland on the renewable energy sector is set to reduce investment, Moody’s warned on June 29. That could reduce crucial generation capacity. Poland is pressing to reduce the role of renewable energy sector in its energy mix, in a bid to instead support the country's struggling coal mines, which already provide fuel [...]

By |July 5th, 2016|Categories: News|Tags: , , , |