Sanna Syri, Professor, Energy Economics: Climate change mitigation requires flexibility in energy systems

Article 2018-02-28

When Sanna Syri, Professor, Energy Economics at Aalto University, talks about energy systems, she does not mean the electrification of individual family homes. Syri’s research background is in large-scale energy systems – systems covering entire cities, suburbs, countries and continents. Even the Earth as a whole can be viewed as a global energy system.

A local operator knows every nook and cranny of his plant

Article 2018-02-22

Thomas Nyholm started work as a plant operator in early 2017, working in one of Adven’s plants in the town of Hanko, Finland. Nyholm manages a process steam plant that supplies steam for the production process of Genencor, an industrial enzyme manufacturer with a production facility in Hanko. Owned and operated by Adven, the process steam plant mostly runs on a range of biofuels.

In the town of Hanko, Adven’s climate-friendly energy solutions benefit businesses and homes alike

Article 2018-02-15

The town of Hanko, at the southern tip of Finland, is home to a cluster of process steam and heating plants operated by Adven. The plants' close proximity to each other provides synergies for both maintenance and fuel procurement. Any surplus heat from the plants is fed into the town’s district heating network, which is also under Adven’s management.

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.

Remote monitoring of production plant automation enables cost-effective and eco-friendly energy production

Article 2018-02-02

Adven’s Automation Manager, Olli Takala, is in charge of the electrical automation systems that keep Adven’s production plants up and running and ensure consistent energy production.

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.

The expertise of an operations manager brings benefits across the entire life cycle of the customer relationship

Article 2018-01-24

Operations Manager Antti Koski of Adven develops new solutions to benefit customers throughout the contractual period. This versatile energy-industry expert continuously sees new development opportunities in the operations of its customers’ plants.

3 reasons to choose geoenergy for a logistics center

Article 2018-01-16

Logistics companies are increasingly interested in developing their corporate responsibility by minimizing the environmental impacts of their operations. At the same time, energy price fluctuations are causing concerns in the economy, and trying to budget energy costs can seem more like a lottery game. Geoenergy offers an ecological, stable and financially sensible heating and cooling solution for logistics facilities.

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.