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

Article 2019-11-11

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.

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

News 2019-11-08

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?

Adven acquires the energy production of forest industry company Pankaboard

News 2019-11-05

Pankaboard, a manufacturer of special cartonboards in Eastern Finland, is selling its current energy production equipment to Adven. Adven will supply the steam Pankaboard requires for its board production as a service.

The largest geoenergy plant in Europe for a commercial building is being built under Citycon’s Lippulaiva

News 2019-10-30

The largest geothermal heating and cooling energy plant in Europe for a commercial building is being built under Lippulaiva. Adven is responsible for realizing the geothermal heating and cooling facility, and the company produces energy to Citycon, which owns Lippulaiva.

Circular economy can help mitigate climate change and save money

Article 2019-10-25

Measures with the biggest impacts in tackling climate change are being taken in companies – especially in industry. With circular economy actions, companies can not only bear their environmental responsibilities, but also generate cost savings.

Petri Miettinen starts as Director, Operations in Adven Finland

News 2019-10-25

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 Tikkurila Group as Senior Vice President, operations and sourcing.

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

News 2019-09-26

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.

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

News 2019-09-23

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.

Kotkamills to boost chemical recycling – new solution to reduce environmental load by thousands of tonnes

News 2019-08-13

Paper and board mill Kotkamills will adopt a closed-cycle solution to boost chemical recovery. The chemical oxygen demand of the wastewater treatment plant will fall by around 20 per cent and the carbon dioxide emissions will decline by approximately 3,500 tonnes.

Adven’s geoenergy service brings 20% savings in Vanajanlinna’s properties

Article 2019-08-08

Vanajanlinna is a popular hotel, event venue and golf resort in the south of Finland. Since last year, its buildings have been heated and cooled using geoenergy instead of natural gas. Carbon footprint of heating is approaching zero.