KATOWICE, Poland May 10 Poland's Energy
Minister Krzysztof Tchorzewski expects France's EDF to
conclude within days the sale of its local power and heating
assets to Polish utilities, he said on Wednesday.
EDF began talks with Polish utilities PGE, Enea
, Energa and PGNiG in January over
the sale of its Polish assets.
"We expect that the final decisions will be taken within
days," Tchorzewski told reporters on the sidelines of the
European Economic Congress in Katowice, southern Poland.
The EDF assets under negotiation are valued at about 1.5
billion euros ($1.63 billion), local media has reported.
($1 = 0.9207 euros)
(Reporting by Wojciech Zurawski; Writing by Agnieszka
Barteczko; Editing by David Goodman)