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Food & Beverage

Partnership with Valio deepens – new bioenergy heating plant

Valio and Adven have signed an agreement on a new energy plant for the use of Valio’s production in Turenki, southern Finland. The new pellet-fired plant helps Turenki factory to make the transition to use renewable biofuels, thereby cutting carbon dioxide emission by five thousand tons per year. Adven is…

Food & Beverage Energy production

Total energy demand cut almost half when waste heat is recovered – CO2 emissions from Apetit’s Säkylä plant are reduced by 80%

Apetit Group has signed an agreement with energy and water company Adven for a new energy solution at Apetit’s production facility in Säkylä, Finland. Apetit sources energy for their production processes as a service from Adven, who is responsible for the design and implementation of the new energy site. Upon…

Food & Beverage Material and side stream recovery

Constant curiosity improves the malthouse’s energy efficiency – before it has been built

Viking Malt Group, one of the largest malting companies in the world, and Adven signed an agreement in January 2021 on an energy solution for a completely new malthouse to be constructed. The greenfield project is to be completed in early 2023, but Adven’s delivery scope has already been expanded.…

Industries Food & Beverage Energy production

New energy solution at Nokia mills of Raisio Group advance towards self-sufficiency and sustainability

New Adven-built heating plant turns a side stream from the Nokia mill into energy, allowing Raisio Group to take a major step towards completely carbon neutral production. Raisio Group’s mill at Nokia manufactures flakes of the Elovena®, Nalle® and Elovena® Nordic brands as well as rye flour for the bakery…

Industries Food & Beverage

Estonian E-Piim and Adven to agree on energy supply for the new dairy in Paide, Estonia

The new E-Piim dairy will be the largest and most modern dairy in the region and capable of processing more than 1,000 tonnes of raw milk per day. Also cheese and milk powder is produced at the new facility. E-Piim is one of the largest cheese, butter and milk powder…

Industries Food & Beverage Energy production

Bio-based fuels will cut Valio’s Seinäjoki plant’s emissions by 15,000 tonnes a year

Adven’s new bio boiler plant at Valio’s Seinäjoki production site has been commissioned, bringing four megawatts of additional power to energy production. Increasing the use of bioenergy will reduce the plant’s use of fossil fuels, and CO2 emissions are cut by 15,000 tonnes a year. The amount corresponds to the…

Industries Food & Beverage

Finnish beer malt will soon be produced in the world’s most energy-efficient process

There is almost always one manufacturer behind the malts of Finnish beers, Viking Malt’s malthouse in Lahti, Finland. Viking Malt Group is building a completely new malthouse in place of the current one in Lahti. Next to the malthouse, Adven implements an exceptional energy solution that has not been seen…

Industries Food & Beverage Material and side stream recovery

Raisio Group’s Nokia mill will be carbon neutral with a new bioenergy solution

Raisio is once again making additional investments in Nokia mill. Adven is implementing a new heating plant at the site, which will use the by-products generated in the mill’s production as fuel. With the new heating plant, Nokia’s mill will be carbon neutral and at the same time energy costs…

Industries Food & Beverage

Strict regulations for the food and beverage industry require complex solutions

In terms of water usage, the food and beverage industry is heavily regulated compared to other industries. The Swedish Food Federation (Livsmedelsföretagen), the employer and industry organisation for companies producing food and drinks in Sweden, has now included a new item in its Sustainability Manifesto – more efficient water use.…