Determined efforts result in 37% smaller carbon footprint

News 2018-06-26

Adven has systematically lowered the emissions of its plants since the start of the 2000s. As a result of systematic development work carried out last year, the carbon footprint has decreased by 37% compared to the situation in 2012.

Lapti’s Kuopion Portti will be fully carbon neutral

News 2018-06-11

Construction work on Kuopio’s future landmark, Kuopion Portti (Gate of Kuopio), will start in June and will soon be followed by the drilling of geowells. Adven will implement an energy solution for the centre in which the facilities will be cooled and heated using geoenergy. The pumps will use electricity generated by hydropower, and plans have been made to install solar panels on the roof. The energy solution is 100% carbon neutral.

Carbon neutral heating system for Vanajanlinna buildings – city of Hämeenlinna joins in energy reform

News 2018-03-06

Tourists are showing increasing interest towards sustainable development, responsibility and greener energy solutions. Hotel Vanajanlinna, Linna Golf’s properties and the majority of other properties in the area will convert from natural gas to ground source heating and cooling through the geoenergy service provided by Adven.

Laholm's largest industry becomes 100% fossil free with Adven

News 2018-02-06

Swedish core composite manufacturer Diab AB has signed an agreement for the supply of hot water and heat with Adven. By switching to biofuel, Diab's production facility in Laholm will be 100% fossil free by 2019.

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.