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 will help the Swedish pellet producer to expand

News 2019-08-01

Fuelwood, in cooperation with Adven, is building a modular pellet plant in Söderhamn in Sweden. The plant is considerably more compact and more flexible compared to traditional pellet production sites.

Mirka increases heat and water recovery at the Jepua abrasives manufacturing plant

News 2019-07-02

Mirka, a world leader in surface finishing products, will recycle heat and water more efficiently at its Jepua production plant in Finland’s Northern Ostrobothnia by early 2020. Water recovery saves about 40 thousand cubic meters of water each year.

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

News 2019-06-18

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.

Tiit Hõbejõgi is the Energy Solutions Finance Director of the Year 2019

News 2019-05-23

The Digital Business Magazine, Acquisition International (AI), is annually giving global awards in business-thematic categories. Tiit Hõbejõgi in Adven Estonia was nomimated as the winner of this year's European Energy Solutions Financial Manager prize.

S Group’s groceries logistics centre is being expanded further

News 2019-05-21

Finland’s largest building, S Group’s groceries logistics centre, is being expanded further. 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.

Skanssi starts up largest geoenergy solution for a shopping mall in Europe

News 2019-05-09

A shopping centre in the Skanssi district of Turku will become almost entirely energy self-sufficient as of 9 May 2019, when it switches to geoenergy to heat and cool its premises. At the same time, the shopping centre’s carbon dioxide emissions will be cut by approximately 90 per cent. The geoenergy service is being implemented by Adven.

Tero Tuominen joins Adven as Chief Technology Officer

News 2019-04-24

Tero Tuominen, M.Sc. (39), joins Adven as Chief Technology Officer in May 2019. Earlier, he has worked as a management consultant of technology strategies and in management consulting positions for over ten years at the Accenture’s strategy unit.