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New district heating service saves energy

New district heating service saves energy

Helen is launching a new district heating service on the market: a smart heat distribution centre saves energy and reduces heating costs for residents. The smart heat distribution centre creates equal

09.10.2018

Helen organised voluntary working party to help threatened brown trout

Helen organised voluntary working party to help threatened brown trout

Helen organised a working party afternoon for its personnel on the river Mätäjoki to help the brown trout, which is under extreme threat. Helen employees were able to play a concrete role in improving

28.09.2018

Helen among top five in international branding contest

Helen among top five in international branding contest

The Finnish energy company Helen was among the world's top brands in the international energy sector CHARGE branding contest in Reykjavik, Iceland. Helen won an award as one of the five top energy

25.09.2018

Residents' survey on environmental impacts of Tattarisuo bioenergy heating plant opens

Residents' survey on environmental impacts of Tattarisuo bioenergy heating plant opens

Helen is investigating the possibility of constructing a bioenergy heating plant in Tattarisuo, Helsinki. As part of the environmental impact assessment of the plant, a residents' survey is conducted

12.09.2018

New price period for district heat begins, water flow fee will rise

New price period for district heat begins, water flow fee will rise

The district heat water flow fee will rise by 7.2% as from 1 October 2018. The average impact of the change in the water flow fee on the total price of district heat is 1.7%.

31.08.2018

Sinnemäki inaugurates Helen’s underground heating and cooling plant

Sinnemäki inaugurates Helen’s underground heating and cooling plant

Deputy Mayor Anni Sinnemäki today inaugurated Helen's underground heating and cooling plant, which is located under the Esplanade Park. The plant's large heat pumps produce district heat and district

31.08.2018

Steam blowing at the Salmisaari power plant result in vapour clouds and temporary noise impacts

Steam blowing at the Salmisaari power plant result in vapour clouds and temporary noise impacts

Steam blowing resulting in vapour clouds and temporary noise impacts will be carried out at Helen's Salmisaari power plant between 23 August and 6 September 2018. The cleaning is related to the major

16.08.2018

Smouldering fires at the Hanasaari power plant – no danger

Smouldering fires at the Hanasaari power plant – no danger

Minor smouldering fires arising from self-ignition of coal take place from time to time in the coal storage facility of the Hanasaari power plant. A smouldering fire or the resulting smoke are not

16.08.2018

A free charging station for electric cyclists in Katajanokka

A free charging station for electric cyclists in Katajanokka

Helen is providing a free charging station for electric cyclists on the Katajanokka waterfront in Helsinki. The e-bike charging station is the first of its kind in Finland and utilises solar panels

14.08.2018

Record volumes of solar power from Helen’s power plants

Record volumes of solar power from Helen’s power plants

This year, record volumes of solar energy were obtained from Helen's own solar power plants at Kivikko and Suvilahti from March onwards. May was the most productive month in the solar power plants

09.08.2018