VTT finds use for forestry byproducts in transport

January 15, 2019

VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland has developed a sustainable solution to turn biomass waste from forestry into heat, biofuels and chemicals.

Finnish scientific innovation recognised in Israel

October 29, 2018

Dr. Lars Peter Lindfors and his team have been awarded the Eric and Sheila Samson Prime Minister’s Prize for Innovation in Alternative Fuels for Transportation.

UPM Biofuels wins ‘energy Oscar’ in the Big Apple

December 8, 2017

Finnish company UPM Biofuels has been recognised for its bioenergy industry leadership at the 2017 Platts Global Energy Awards in New York City.

St1 inks MoA for Thai bioethanol pilot project

January 26, 2017

Finnish energy company St1 has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Ubon Bio Ethanol to launch a pilot project of the production of bioethanol from cassava waste.

VTT farms raw materials from biogas

November 18, 2016

VTT Technical Centre of Finland has developed a way in which to convert even small sources of methane-rich biogas, found on farms, landfills and wastewater treatment plants, into raw material that can be used for protein-rich food, feed or bioplastic.

Inray lands funding to boost bioenergy production

October 4, 2016

The European Commission has awarded Inray a 1.2 million-euro grant for demonstrating a system for enhancing the efficiency of bioenergy production.

Finnish Neste powers cities in California

July 12, 2016

The City of Carlsbad joins the cities of San Francisco, Oakland and Walnut Creek, in moving to Neste Renewable Diesel.

Finland produces fuel from solar power

June 17, 2016

Lappeenranta University of Technology and VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland are building a unique demo plant that will pilot the production of renewable fuels with solar power.

KLM power planes with Finnish renewable jet fuel

April 18, 2016

Netherlands-based airline KLM Royal Dutch Airlines will soon fuel its planes with Finnish Neste renewable jet fuel.

Pioneering Finnish project produces bioenergy from pulp sludge

April 13, 2016

The Finnish company Ecoenergy SF has developed a method for manufacturing bioenergy from pulp mill sludge. The company is aiming for the global markets.

Wärtsilä delivers largest biogas plant in the Nordics

March 17, 2016

Wärtsilä will deliver biogas liquefaction plant to provide fuel for buses mainly in Norway. The plant will be the largest biogas plant in the Nordic countries.