Vestas wins turbine supply order for wind farms in Poland

The contract with Akuo Energy includes the installation and commissioning of the wind turbines as well as a 15-year service agreement

EU approves €3.2bn state aid by seven nations for battery research and innovation

Belgium, Finland, France, Germany, Italy, Poland and Sweden will provide the funding, with the overall project expected to unlock an additional €5b in private investments

Poland taken to EU Court for not removing coal and gas tax exemptions

The Commission says Polish legislation favours highly polluting activities and does now require energy intensive businesses to improve their efficiency

Poland’s solar market ‘set for exceptional growth’

GlobalData suggests this is largely due to reduced VAT rates for micro-solar systems as well as the introduction of a rebate scheme for residential solar systems

Green Investment Group buys 48MW onshore wind farm in Poland

The Zajączkowo project has been operating for 11 years and generating enough electricity to power more than 38,000 homes a year

EV battery gigafactory in Poland granted €250m

The €2.8bn LG Chem facility in Wrocław is expected to have a total production capacity of around 65GWh to 70GWh a year by 2022

Asahi toasts wind energy PPA for Polish breweries

Its subsidiary has signed a 10-year deal with German utility innogy for 100% renewable electricity for three breweries

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EU investigates Polish public support for district heating upgrades

The Commission has concerns the planned support may not be in line with EU state aid rules as it does not meet the ‘efficient district heating’ criteria set out in the Energy Efficiency Directive

EU approves €64m Polish support for waste-to-energy plant

The facility is expected to help divert around 160,000 tons of waste from landfill

London-based bank lends €48m for Polish wind farm

The 220MW wind farm is expected to reduce 480,000 tonnes of carbon emissions every year