Lately, it’s not even funny in the energy industry anymore, but only funny-bitter-sad.  The mining unions are different – always unanimous (bitterly). The problem with coal and mining continues all the time. Demand for coal is falling (RES is overgrowing), overproduction and growing coal piles. Despite the complicated geopolitical situation, world energy markets have relatively low prices. There are too high domestic production costs to […]


Who is afraid of the “Green People?”  We probably remember the game of “Black People” from our childhood. The game has its roots in Germany (nomen omen) and refers to the old days of the great plague. “The Black Folk” – a menacing figure no one knows who, who came from no one knows where stands in front of a group of children and at […]


It’s surprising, but the European Commission reads documents—e.g., the NECP (National Energy and Climate Plan)… Total surprise in decision-making circles and all those interested in cooperation within the European Union was aroused by the news that the European Commission has sent questions about the preliminary version of the Polish National Energy and Climate Plan. The surprise, above all, was that it turned out that someone […]


Why can’t power engineers comment on energy topics? Imagine the famous “Lviv School of Mathematics” if suddenly, during the famous discussions and solving of epoch-making mathematical problems in cafes, they suddenly found that they got completely different results than they had assumed, or Oppenheimer leading the team creating the bomb, who suddenly perceives that the chain reaction does not work, or Schroedinger, who nevertheless built […]


Energy with mines – or a concrete wheel to the drowning man’s rescue  Blocking coal imports – again, we will regulate a market that is not a market anyway. Hard coal is filling up all available storage. Miners are working, but the power industry is not burning coal sufficiently (the weather is to blame because it was too warm and on top of that sunny, […]