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Joutseno biogas project

Joutseno biogas project

The Centre for Economic Development, Transport and the Environment of South-East Finland has issued its opinion regarding the environmental impact assessment report on the biogas-producing wood-based

18.12.2013

Pellet handling system to be built at the Salmisaari power plant

Pellet handling system to be built at the Salmisaari power plant

Construction work for the launch of pellet combustion will start at the Salmisaari power plant area. For example, two silos of 1,000 cubic metres will be built in the area. 

12.12.2013

Helsingin Energia receives commendation in Corporate reputation and accountability 2013 -study

Helsingin Energia receives commendation in Corporate reputation and accountability 2013 -study

Helsingin Energia was today awarded a commendation as a business that has successfully fostered its image of an accountable company. Helsingin Energia also made the top ten companies in terms of

22.11.2013

Recharging mobiles with an electric bicycle

Recharging mobiles with an electric bicycle

The pupils of Maatulli Elementary School can now recharge their mobile phones using their own pedal power. Helsingin Energia donated the school an electricity-generating exercise bike built at a power

08.11.2013

Helsingin Energia’s shares in Tunturituuli Oy sold as part of sale of the company’s total share capital

Helsingin Energia’s shares in Tunturituuli Oy sold as part of sale of the company’s total share capital

According to the decision by the Helsinki City Council, Helsingin Energia’s shares in Tunturituuli Oy were sold as part of the sale of the wind power company's total share capital on Thursday, 31

04.11.2013

Replacing coal with wood pellets will reduce climate impacts of Salmisaari power plant

Replacing coal with wood pellets will reduce climate impacts of Salmisaari power plant

Helsingin Energia has collaborated with the Finnish Environment Institute and Tampere University of Technology to study the changes in the environmental impacts of the Salmisaari power plant when coal

23.10.2013

Help the environment with little effort – visit Energy Gallery in Energy Awareness Week

Help the environment with little effort – visit Energy Gallery in Energy Awareness Week

Helsingin Energia’s Energy Gallery provides food for thought for the Energy Awareness Week on Saturday 5 October.

03.10.2013

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

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