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Industries Forest, Pulp & Paper

Circular economy can bring major cost savings to the water and energy-intensive forest industry

The pulp and paper industry is very energy-intensive and consumes high volumes of water. The industry would therefore gain considerable benefits from more efficient water and energy solutions. Companies operating in the industry can achieve significant cost savings using various circular economy solutions. Pulp and paper industry processes traditionally consume…

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Adven’s Carbon Handprint Innovation Challenge: new ideas to reduce customers’ emissions

Finland is a small country but we are the world’s cleanest, happiest and third most innovative nation right after South Korea and Germany. Couldn’t we expect a lot from a country like this in the fight against emissions? There is no need to stay inside national borders in this case;…

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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Circular economy can help mitigate climate change and save money

Measures with the biggest impacts in tackling climate change are being taken in companies – especially in industry. Industries and real estates are Finland’s biggest energy users, and energy production and consumption are responsible for three quarters of Finland’s greenhouse gas emissions. With circular economy actions, companies can not only…

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Petri Miettinen starts as Director, Operations in Adven Finland

Petri Miettinen (M.Sc.) joins Adven Finland as Director, Operations and a member of the management team on 7th of November 2019. Earlier, Miettinen has worked for as Senior Vice President, operations and sourcing of Tikkurila Group, and has been a member of the Tikkurila Group’s management team. Miettinen has previously…

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As Operations Manager, I support Adven’s growth one energy plant at a time

My main task is to ensure that our energy plants operate cost-effectively with as little disruption as possible. It is my job to create optimal conditions for my team members to fulfill this task. I joined Adven in October 2015 as a Shift Supervisor. The tasks sounded interesting and suitable…

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Adven’s head office moves into new, carbon-neutral premises

In early October Adven’s head office, which is based in Vantaa, Finland, will move into brand new, carbon-neutral premises in terms of energy consumption. More space is needed because the company’s headcount has risen alongside net sales growth. The choice of new premises was also influenced by environmental friendliness and…

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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The energy sector has the potential to change the world – and to make it more equal

Boys play wild games where the world is saved from destruction. Girls with insight are no different – they are also poised to save the world. This has been Maisa Kalliokoski’s goal from a young age: “I realized that in the energy and environmental sector I can make a difference.”…