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Helsinki residents enjoy most reliable energy distribution in Europe

The reliability of the electricity and district heating networks is at a record level in Helsinki. Last year, the average power cut lasted 1.2 minutes per Helsinki resident. The excellent reliability rate is the highest in Europe. In the district heating network, the number of leaks in 2020 was also record low. Long-term development of distribution networks is now reaping benefits.

15.01.2021

Mustikkamaa

Helen has started to fill Finland’s largest heat storage facility with water. The heat caverns located underground in Mustikkamaa are a unique case even on a global scale and an important step on the carbon neutral path of Helsinki.

07.12.2020

New price period for district heat begins and energy fee for district heat decreases

The energy fee for district heat for the spring season will decrease from the same period last year by 6%. The energy fee for the period 1 May – 30 September 2020 will be 34,87 e/MWh (including VAT 24%).

31.03.2020

New price period for district heat begins and energy fee for district heat decreases

The energy fee for district heat for the winter season will decrease from the same period last year by 10.4%. The energy fee for the period 1 January – 29 February 2020 will be 65,92 e/MWh (including VAT 24%)

29.11.2019

Energy fee for district heat decreasing, water flow fee going up

The energy fee for district heat for the autumn season will decrease from the same period last year by 7.8% and the water flow fee will increase by 6.7% as from 1 October 2019. As a result, the total price for district heat will fall by an average of 4.2%.

30.08.2019

KSS Energia acquires Suomen Energia-Urakointi Oy

Helen Ltd, Vantaa Energy Ltd and Lahti Energia Oy have decided to sell their shares in Suomen Energia-Urakointi Oy to KSS Energia Oy. The contracting company will continue its operations as a subsidiary of KSS Energia from the beginning of May.

28.03.2019

New price period for district heat begins

The amount of excise duty for district heat rises 1.1.2019.

21.12.2018

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

Helen invests hundreds of millions in emissions reduction

In the next few years, Helen will make significant investments in reducing emissions and increasing the share of renewable energy. Helen aims to reduce the carbon dioxide emissions of energy production by 40 per cent by 2025 compared with the 1990 levels. The use of coal will be halved at the same time. The longer-term target is climate-neutral energy production.

29.03.2018

New price period for district heat begins

The amount of excise duty for district heat rises 1.1.2018.

22.12.2017

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