Author(s): W. Ciechanowicz, P. Holnicki, A. Kahiszko,
A. Partyka, Z. Uhrynowski & A. Zochowski
r analysis of energy sector
expansion and its environmental impact
Systems Research Institute, Polish Academy of
Sciences, 01-44^ Warszawa, Newelska 6, Poland
Emission of sulfur oxides and nitrogen oxides per capita in Poland is
one of the biggest in Europe.
High level of air pollution have a great impact
on the environment (e.g.
soil, forests, water, agriculture crops etc.) and
affects people's health not only in Poland but also in neighbouring countries
due to transboundary pollution flows.
On the other hand, emissions from
major power plants in other East European countries (East Germany, Czech
Republic) affect significantly South-West regions of Poland .
There are several reasons of this situation.
Hard coal and lignite are the
main natural resources in Poland and will be utilized as the basic energy
carriers in Polish energy sector and households ...
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Paper DOI: 10.2495/AIR940022
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