The challenges of climate and sustainable development remain among the most serious challenges facing humanity. But shouldn't ambitious climate goals and the path to achieving them be redefined in the wake of the covid-19 pandemic and the war in Ukraine in particular? Shouldn't the emphasis and pace of the green transition be distributed differently in the wake of these events? And most importantly - how to reconcile climate policy with the fundamental Polish issues of energy security? These issues will be discussed during the debate of "Rzeczpospolita".