Polishcoaldaily’s Editor commenting the recently popular in Poland, Coal Gasification plan for various sectors of Polish industry (e.g. chemical plants). According to some opinions, that technology could be a solution for problems of Polish power sector (IED, BAT), well, in theory perhaps.
Polishcoaldaily’s Editor comment for Biznes Alert on the recent appeal by Climate Coalition (i.a. Greenpeace and Client Earth) on Capacity Market and its influence on energy poverty in Poland. Too bad they forgot what is the primary source of the problem.
Polishcoaldaily’s Editor was hosted again by Lukasz Jankowski in Radio WNET to talk more on the how EU-ETS reform and Winter Package would affect Polish energy sector. Also, a few words on the arranged marriage between Polska Grupa Gornicza and Katowicki Holding Weglowy coming closer to the happy ending.
Polishcoaldaily’s Editor on the recent fight with smog using legal bans on certain fuels, showing other possibilities, including investments in reducing sulfur oxides from heat plants (and moving heat production from households to district heating).
Polishcoaldaily’s Editor article for February’s issue of Biuletyn Gorniczy (published by Mining Chamber of Industry and Commerce), commenting international steam coal prices in January, which were pretty much like a car stuck on a roundabout: going further, but still in the same place.
Polishcoaldaily’s Editor comment on a discussion in Polish Parliament, concerned around possibilities of building in Poland nuclear power plant. Is it necessary, what are the arguments for such investment and can we even afford it?
Polishcoaldaily’s Editor and Jerzy Markowski (CEO of Silesian Coal and former Industry&Trade Minister) in TV Polsat News 2 Prawy do lewego, lewy do prawego, hosted by Mariusz Ziomecki, talking ways to fight for the clean air, excluding just the ban for certain coal types.
Polishcoaldaily’s Editor commenting the current prepositions by Ministry of Energy (coal quality parameters) and Ministry of Development (coal boilers) and the general idea of fighting with smog using legal bans on certain fuels.
On Tuesday, Polishcoaldaily’s Editor commented in Polish Parliament the current prepositions by Ministry of Energy on coal quality parameters, which are the part of a new anti-smog laws, produced in a rush along with Ministry of Development.
Polishcoaldaily’s Editor commenting Material Reserves Agency (ARM) purchase of ca. 1m Mt of coal from producers in the end of 2015. The alternative view on what could really stand behind this decision: miners strike that are still yet to come or maybe actual military reasons?
Nettg.pl coverage on discussion with Grzegorz Tobiszowski (deputy minister of energy responsible for coal mining restructure) and Bartlomiej Derski (wysokienapiecie’s Editor) hosted by Witold Gadowski in Jedynka Polskie Radio, quoting Polishcoaldaily’s Editor on Polish vs. Russian coal prices.
Polishcoaldaily’s Editor took part in a discussion with Grzegorz Tobiszowski, deputy minister of energy responsible for coal mining restructure and Bartlomiej Derski, wysokienapiecie.pl’ Editor, hosted by Witold Gadowski in Jedynka Polskie Radio.
Lubelski Wegiel Bogdanka presented on Friday its new Road Map for the next 8 years, among which there are: opening new coal deposits, creating PFS for building coal-gasification power plants and optimized production at a level of 9.2m Mt. But what about the issue that Bogdanka, its parent company Enea and Enea’s warden – Ministry of Energy are not keen to comment: financial involvement in KHW?
Polishcoaldaily’s Editor was asked by POWER&INDUSTRY magazine about most important events in Polish energy industry in the past year, which surely were: coal prices fluctuations, start of PGG and conflict between EDF and Ministry of Energy.
Update on international coal indices in January and Polish prices in December with Polishcoaldaily’s Editor comment on how the current undersupply of dominant fuel in energy and heating production sector in Poland will be affecting the market.