Energy soon to be derived from oat husk at Hankkija’s Turku plant

News 2018-01-30

Climate targets and the rising cost of fossil fuels are encouraging industry to seek solutions in locally available renewable fuels. Hankkija, a company that specializes in agricultural supplies and machinery, has signed a delivery agreement with Adven concerning Hankkija’s Turku plant. The steam energy required by the plant will be generated by combusting ground oat husk, a by-product of production.

Kemira Chemicals and Leppäkosken Sähkö to sell power plant ownership in FC Energia and FC Power to Adven

News 2018-01-11

Kemira Chemicals and Leppäkosken Sähkö signed a contract on January 10, 2018 with Adven for the sale of the shares for FC Energia and FC Power. The deal is conditional and will be realized on a later date. The parties have agreed on not disclosing any financial details.

Terrafame aims to develop energy efficiency of its production process in cooperation with Adven

News 2018-01-04

Adven and Terrafame Oy have agreed on cooperation which aims to develop the energy efficiency of Terrafame’s production process and explore new energy solutions for the energy production for the battery chemical plant which Terrafame is planning to invest in.

Adven joins Baltic Sea conservation efforts with commitment to the Baltic Sea Action Group

News 2017-12-13

One of the Baltic Sea’s biggest problems is eutrophication, which is caused by excess nitrogen and phosphorous in the water. The Baltic Sea Action Group promotes concrete actions to help fix the problems faced by the Baltic Sea. Adven has made a commitment to the Baltic Sea Action Group to curb the nutrients that end up in the Baltic Sea by implementing and developing nutrient recovery in industry.

Adven to acquire E.ON’s district heating and distributed energy solutions business E.ON Värme Lokala Energilösningar Aktiebolag (‘EVLE’) in Sweden

News 2017-12-04

EVLE owns and operates well established district heating operations in nine municipalities in Southern and Central Sweden. In addition, EVLE has multiple distributed energy solutions locations in the same areas. The business is extremely complementary for Adven, and will augment growth in Sweden.

New CEO appointed to Adven

News 2017-11-03

M.Sc (Econ), CFA Jyrki Vainionpää is appointed CEO Adven Group. Vainionpää, currently the Deputy CEO at Vapo Oy, will start at Adven in August 2018.

Adven acquires the local district heating network (Bio MegaWatt) in Southern Sweden

News 2017-10-24

In September Adven and Bio MegaWatt agreed on an asset deal, whereby Adven acquires Bio MegaWatt’s local district heating network and its operations in Sösdala area, Southern Sweden. There is growth potential in the area and the goal is to develop the district heating operations in the municipality through expansion.

Sustainable fuel choices lead to 31% smaller carbon footprint

News 2017-10-03

Adven has systematically lowered the emissions of its plants since 2012. What is the secret behind its success, and what is in store for the future?

Greener heating and cooling for shopping centres

News 2017-08-07

Greener heating and cooling for shopping centres Shopping centres make excellent geoenergy sites. They have a relatively high need for energy and generally provide a good framework for implementing geoenergy.

Biofuel production can be intensified – Biokraft AS and Adven Oy to start cooperation in Norway

News 2017-05-31

Adven has closed an agreement with Biokraft AS regarding reject water processing at the Biokraft AS’s biogas plant being built close to Trondheim, in Skogn, Norway. When ready, the biogas plant in Skogn will be the biggest liquefied biogas production facility in the Nordics.