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In the Country Where Coal Is King, a Battle With the EU Looms – Bloomberg – 05/11/2017

The buzzword in the Brussels energy and climate bubble is 450, a number that is dividing European Union lawmakers and making coal-dependent Poland fume over upcoming reforms to the world’s biggest carbon market.

Source:  Bloomberg, 2017/11/05

By |November 9th, 2017|Categories: News|Tags: , , , |

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: , , |