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Helsingin Energia is presented with international Global District Energy Climate Award

Helsingin Energia is presented with international Global District Energy Climate Award

Helsingin Energia’s unique district heating and cooling system has won the highly esteemed international environmental prize, the Global District Energy Climate Award in municipal scheme serving more

24.09.2013

Finnish energy companies bought a sizable share of Swedish hydropower

Finnish energy companies bought a sizable share of Swedish hydropower

EPV Energia Oy, Helsingin Energia and Kymppivoima Oy have purchased from DONG Energy Wind Power Holding A/S a share of the most important hydropower reserves in Sweden.

27.06.2013

Cooling energy is stored under Esplanade Park

Cooling energy is stored under Esplanade Park

District cooling is becoming increasingly popular, and the need of cooling and the expectations set for it are growing. A record in the demand for district cooling was reached in Helsinki in the hot

18.06.2013

Good progress in pellet combustion tests at Hanasaari power plant

Good progress in pellet combustion tests at Hanasaari power plant

Pellet combustion tests at Helsingin Energia’s Hanasaari power plant have proceeded as planned. The tests seem to indicate that wood pellets could be mixed with coal at a ratio of 5–7%. 

23.05.2013

Environmental impact assessment procedure related to Helsingin Energia’s development programme is launched

Environmental impact assessment procedure related to Helsingin Energia’s development programme is launched

Helsingin Energia’s development programme, Towards a Carbon-Neutral Future, is making progress. The environmental impact assessment (EIA) procedure related to the scheduled power plant solutions has

28.02.2013

Pioneering project replaces conventional street lights with LED lights

Pioneering project replaces conventional street lights with LED lights

The street lighting in the western Herttoniemi housing area in Helsinki is now realized energy-efficiently with about 100 LED street lights. The pioneering street lighting upgrade project is the first

16.01.2013