Poland refuses to halt disputed coal mine despite EU court penalty

BRUSSELS/WARSAW: Poland vowed to keep its disputed Turow coal mine running on Monday despite being hit with an order to pay a 500,000 euro ($585,550) daily penalty to the European Commission for defying an earlier court ruling to halt operations. Europe’s top court, the Luxembourg-based Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU), ordered the penalty on Monday. It followed a request from the Czech … Continue reading Poland refuses to halt disputed coal mine despite EU court penalty