the region of Puszcza Białowieska is to rise wood cutting limits fivefold.
If the trees are replaced in a sustainable way, forestry is a perfectly legitimate use of resources.
Puszcza Białowieska is the last primal forest in Europe, it's on the UNESCO list.
No-one is talking about felling ancient tree stands. If any government tried to touch the protected part of BNP, the global scientific community would go ballistic.
5000-7000 Poles die every year from diseases caused by burnt coal.
Unfortunately, accountants run the world, and this figure would be considered a price worth paying.