Poland

Claudia Ciobanu
Environmentalists protesting against coal outside the Polish Ministry of Economy. (Credit: Claudia Ciobanu/IPS)
WARSAW - A European ‘energy union’ plan proposed by Polish Prime Minister Donald Tusk as an EU response to the crisis in Ukraine could be a Trojan horse for fossil fuels. On account of Poland’s proximity and deep historical ties to Ukraine, the country’s centre-right government led by Donald Tusk has assumed a prominent position in attempts to...

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