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Industries Energy production

Fuelwood is expanding the pellet production – new dryer and bio boiler plant in operation

The pellet manufacturer Fuelwood has started the production on its second line at the pellet plant located in Söderhamn, Sweden. Fuelwood had a need to both expand the capacity and to be able to use various raw materials in its production. Adven has built and financed a dryer and a…

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Industries Energy production

Level of hygiene in Suominen’s nonwovens is ensured by steam – prolonged agreement for Adven

Nonwovens manufactured by Suominen can be found in many products that require high hygiene, such as wet wipes, nappies, masks and hygiene products. Nonwoven fabric is dried by using steam and at the same time microbes are destroyed. Suominen and Adven have entered into an agreement extension for steam energy…

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Utilities District heating Energy production

Is it a good idea for municipalities to manage their own energy production, or should the money be directed elsewhere?

Several million euros are spent annually on municipalities’ energy production. Other uses could be found for this money, as many municipalities have many development projects to focus on. Municipalities that partner up in their energy production have more opportunities to influence their energy production and the cost of it, through…

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Industries Energy production

Terrafame will recover excess energy of its hydrogen plants – technology is used in a new way

Terrafame starts to produce process steam by utilizing excess energy streams of its hydrogen plants. In the past, the similar technology has been utilized, for example in power plants, but it is new in hydrogen plants. Adven is responsible for the project and operates the solution in future. The project…

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Industries Forest, Pulp & Paper Utilities ...

Adven acquires the energy production of forest industry company Pankaboard

Pankaboard, a manufacturer of special cartonboards in Eastern Finland, is selling its existing energy production equipment to Adven. Adven will supply the steam Pankaboard requires for its board production as a service. Pankaboard’s energy plant, which utilises renewable energy and has a capacity of approximately 33 megawatts, will represent one…

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Industries Food & Beverage Energy production

Valio is curbing its use of oil and peat – bio-based fuels will cut emissions by 17,000 tonnes a year

Adven is delivering an entirely new boiler plant to Valio’s Seinäjoki plant, bringing an additional four megawatts of power. The new bio boiler plant will reduce the plant’s use of oil and peat, which in turn will cut its carbon dioxide emissions by 15,000 tonnes a year. The emissions of…

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Industries Energy production

How we cut the CO2 emissions of our energy production by 41 per cent in seven years

At Adven, we have significantly reduced our carbon dioxide emissions – despite the dramatic growth in the volume of energy we produce. Our systematic, long-term approach to reducing emissions includes, among other things, switching to renewable energy sources and improving the efficiency of our plants. I joined the Adven team…

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Industries Metals, Minerals & Mining Energy production

Adven is implementing a renewable energy-based power plant for Terrafame’s new battery chemicals plant

Terrafame and Adven have agreed to implement a new energy plant based on renewable energy for the new Terrafame’s battery chemicals plant in Sotkamo. At the same time, the energy co-operation between the two companies will deepen further, as Adven will from henceforth be managing the complete energy needs of…

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Industries Energy production

Finland’s largest cold warehouse expanding – S Group’s huge logistics centre will soon be cooled by 38 compressors

Finland’s largest building, S Group’s groceries logistics centre, is located at the border of Sipoo and Kerava. With more than half of the 200,000-square-meter building being refrigerated, this huge cold warehouse stores a third of Finland’s grocery products. The centre is being expanded further, and following the expansion, it will…

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