Country: Poland
  • BRU:
    PHS 08B046 (Paul-Henri Spaak)
    Parlement européen
    60, rue Wiertz / Wiertzstraat 60

    B-1047 Bruxelles / Brussel
    Phone: +32 (0)2 2845631
    Fax:+32 (0)2 2849631
  • STR:
    LOW T12063 (Louise Weiss)
    Parlement européen
    Allée du Printemps
    BP 1024/F
    F-67070 Strasbourg cedex
    Phone: +33 (0)3 88 175631
    Fax:+33 (0)3 88 179631
My Positions in Parliament:
  • Chair - Industry, Research and Energy
  • Member - Platforma Obywatelska
  • Member - EPP Group Bureau
  • Member - Conference of Committee Chairs
  • Member - NATO
  • Member - Security and Defence
  • Substitute - Foreign Affairs
  • Substitute - Moldova
  • Substitute - Euronest

Curriculum vitae

Born in 1940. Silesian Region. President of the European Parliament (2009-2012). Prime Minister of the Republic of Poland, 1997-2001. MEP since 2004, elected with the best result in Poland. Vice President of the European Energy Forum, 2004. The Rapporteur for the Seventh Framework Programme for Research and Innovation. MEP of the Year 2006 in the scientific research and technology category. Professor. Degree in chemical engineering at the Technical University of Silesia. Doctor honoris causa of the universities of Dortmund, Seoul, Isparta, the Technical University of Opole. Member of the Polish Academy of Sciences and representative of Poland at the International Energy Agency. Member of the Solidarity Trade Union, 1980. President of the First Congress of Solidarity, 1981. MEP since 2004.



Red-hot roll of steel in steel mill
09.02.2017 - 16:30

Walczymy o polski przemysł i energetykę

W najbliższą środę Parlament Europejski zagłosuje nad reformą europejskiego systemu handlu emisjami (ETS), który reguluje ilość dostępnych na rynku uprawnień do emisji CO2. Przyjęcie radykalnych rozwiązań, zawartych w raporcie komisji ochrony...
gas pipe line
19.10.2015 - 14:54

Round table discussion on regional energy infrastructure projects

Round table TOWARDS AN INTERCONNECTED AND INTEGRATED ENERGY UNION Regional energy infrastructure projects - success stories, challenges and opportunities Organisers: Jerzy Buzek, ITRE Chairman and Algirdas Saudargas, MEP 20 October...
21.05.2015 - 10:45

TTIP: a promising response to the need for energy diversification

The consequences of the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP) between the European Union and the USA will reach far beyond further liberalisation of what already now accounts for 30% of global trade. A trade and investment agreement...


Press releases

Energy facility
06.02.2018 - 12:45

ETS: dodatkowe środki dla polskiego sektora ciepłownictwa

Dziś europosłowie zatwierdzili w głosowaniu plenarnym zmian w dyrektywie o europejskim systemie handlu emisjami gazami cieplarnianymi (ETS). Zmiany pozwolą na wydłużenie ochrony przedsiębiorstw...
World glove on The field
06.02.2018 - 11:57

ETS reform crucial for transition to low-carbon economy

The reform of the Emissions Trading System (ETS) will be crucial to achieve the EU’s CO2 reduction goals. It creates a Modernisation Fund to help the EU’s Central European Member States...
Climate change
11.01.2018 - 10:17

Energy future: households to consume and produce energy

The EU’s prosperity and global relevance over the coming decades will depend on our ability to innovate. An energy system is the bloodstream to many of our activities. Moreover, innovation in...



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