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Interim report: District cooling is expanding, new heating and cooling plant under the Esplanade Park

Interim report: District cooling is expanding, new heating and cooling plant under the Esplanade Park

Helen's net sales and results showed a positive development, and the number of customers increased further.  

03.08.2018

Cooling demand in Helsinki at a record level, underground reservoirs are utilised

Cooling demand in Helsinki at a record level, underground reservoirs are utilised

Helen's district cooling production is at a record high as its customers' cooling demand has increased more than threefold from the June level. Cooling is produced at full capacity in the Katri Vala

27.07.2018

Fish migration survey on the River Kymijoki continues

Fish migration survey on the River Kymijoki continues

The survey on improving fish migration in the western tributary of the River Kymijoki, which was launched by Helen, continues in the form of fish radio telemetry studies and simulation of fish passage

29.06.2018

Helen, Neste, Borealis and energy companies in the Helsinki Metropolitan region to study heat recovery at two industrial facilities in Kilpilahti

Helen, Neste, Borealis and energy companies in the Helsinki Metropolitan region to study heat recovery at two industrial facilities in Kilpilahti

Helen Ltd, Neste Oyj and Borealis Polymers Oy, in co-operation with the energy companies Fortum Power and Heat Oy, Vantaan Energia Oy and Porvoon Energia Oy – Borgå Energi Ab, will conduct a

26.06.2018

New heat pump to be built again in Helsinki

New heat pump to be built again in Helsinki

Helen is continuing its investments in the recycling of excess heat by building a new heat pump to complement the underground heating and cooling plant located in Sörnäinen. Thanks to the new

18.06.2018

New underground heating and cooling plant utilises waste heat

New underground heating and cooling plant utilises waste heat

Helen's underground heating and cooling plant located under the Esplanade Park has been completed, and trial operations have started. The large heat pumps produce both district heat and district

13.06.2018

First solar panel benches to be installed in Helsinki

First solar panel benches to be installed in Helsinki

Five solar panel benches, which can be used for recharging electric bicycles and mobile devices, have been introduced in Helsinki by Helen. The first of their kind in Finland, the benches will be

12.06.2018

More renewable energy from the Klåsarö hydropower plant

More renewable energy from the Klåsarö hydropower plant

The Klåsarö hydropower plant on the River Kymijoki will be upgraded. The plant's lifespan will be extended and the amount of renewable energy will be increased with the modernisation of water

07.06.2018

Environmental impact assessment of Tattarisuo bioenergy heating plant continues – a new site option is now included

Environmental impact assessment of Tattarisuo bioenergy heating plant continues – a new site option is now included

Helen is exploring various options of building new bioenergy heating plants in Helsinki. The environmental impact assessment (EIA) of the plant planned for Tattarisuo continues in accordance with the

04.06.2018

High temperatures raise cooling consumption to record levels in Helsinki

High temperatures raise cooling consumption to record levels in Helsinki

The highest temperature of the year so far, 29.6 degrees, was measured at Helsinki Airport on 15 May. On the same day, the consumption of Helen's district cooling reached a record high.

31.05.2018