The first commercial shale gas in Poland is expected to be produced on a small scale in early 2015. Shale gas will likely become a major energy source for Poland by 2020, but coal â¿¿ which Poland is rich in â¿¿ will remain the main source for another 50 years while technology efforts will focus on reducing carbon gas emission, Budzanowski said.Some 35 exploratory shale gas wells have been drilled so far, but the findings are "not always exciting," Poprawa said. More than 100 wells are needed for an assessment of the deposits.
AP Interview: Poland To Press On With Shale Gas
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