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New price period for district heat begins

New price period for district heat begins

The amount of excise duty for district heat rises 1.1.2018.

22.12.2017

More flexibility in the electricity system with increasing use of renewables

More flexibility in the electricity system with increasing use of renewables

Renewable energy production will increase in Europe and in Finland in the next few years, and more flexible solutions will be needed in the electricity system. Placing of distributed production and

22.12.2017

Energy-efficient urban homes designed for the first SunZeb city block

Energy-efficient urban homes designed for the first SunZeb city block

The design of the versatile residential SunZeb city block is progressing. The block will be built in Kalasatama, Helsinki. The housing quality and energy efficiency of the residences built in the area

01.12.2017

Helen includes households in the smart energy system – pioneering technology cuts down the cost of electricity bills

Helen includes households in the smart energy system – pioneering technology cuts down the cost of electricity bills

Reduced heating costs and increased living comfort – a smart electricity grid brings benefits to electricity consumers and helps to build preparedness for renewable energy solutions.

24.11.2017

Businesses can make considerable savings with demand response

Businesses can make considerable savings with demand response

Helen offers companies the Demand Response service that brings considerable savings, even hundreds of thousands of euros per year. The search engine company Yandex gained a 5–10 percent saving in

20.11.2017

Helen Group’s interim report January–September 2017

Helen Group’s interim report January–September 2017

Heat pumps boosted growth in cooling and the utilisation of waste energy.

06.11.2017

Pellets were ignited in Finland’s largest pellet boiler

Pellets were ignited in Finland’s largest pellet boiler

The first wood pellets were ignited this week at Helen’s new pellet-fired heating plant in the Salmisaari district of Helsinki. The plant will soon generate renewable district heat to customers in

20.10.2017

First two-way charging point in Finland to be installed in Helsinki

First two-way charging point in Finland to be installed in Helsinki

The first two-way charging point in Finland will be installed in the Suvilahti district of Helsinki in connection with Helen’s solar power plant and electricity storage facility. The V2G

18.09.2017

Large heat pumps arrive in Helsinki

Large heat pumps arrive in Helsinki

Industrial-scale heat pumps from France, to be installed in the Esplanade underground cooling plant, will arrive in Finland by sea this week. The heat pump parts will be transported from the Vuosaari

18.09.2017

Rise to the water flow fee

Rise to the water flow fee

The district heat water flow fee will rise by 7.8% as from 1 October 2017. The average impact of the change in the water flow fee on the total price of district heat is 1.9%.

30.08.2017