25 YEARS OF GEHERLAND PODHALAŃSKA. On November 8, in Zakopane, a debate of experts on the past and future of Enterprise of Thermal Energetics Geotermia Podhalańska SA, a jubilee gala and a study visit at the Geothermal Heat Plant (Bańska Niżna) took place in Zakopane. The largest Polish geothermy has been providing heat and hot water for the inhabitants of Podhale for 25 years, educates and contributes to the improvement of air quality. The beginnings were modest: heating the village of Bańska Niżna. Currently, the company serves five wells and over 1.5 thousand. objects (including over 1 thousand are single- and multi-family houses) in four communes - Szaflary, Biały Dunajec, Poronin and Zakopane. New investments are planned, thanks to which geothermal energy can reach Nowy Targ. Geothermal energy was created on the initiative of NFOŚiGW in 1993, which is its main shareholder (90.5% of shares).
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