Marimekko to use biogas to print fabrics

December 8, 2015

In future, Marimekko’s textile printing factory in Finland will use Gasum biogas made from Finnish renewable raw materials. Approximately one million metres of fabric are printed at the factory every year for both domestic and export markets.

Neste and Boeing to commercialise renewable aviation fuel

November 9, 2015

Finnish energy company Neste and aircraft manufacturer Boeing have started a collaboration to accelerate the commercialisation of renewable aviation fuel.

UPM puts wood-based diesel to the test

October 26, 2015

Finnish company UPM is conducting field tests of its wood-based diesel fuel in urban buses in collaboration with Helsinki Region Transport (HSL) and VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland.

Ductor fuels change for the biogas industry

October 20, 2015

After a groundbreaking discovery, this Finnish company is tapping into three global megatrends.

Woikoski delivers hydrogen filling station to Sweden

October 20, 2015

Finnish chemical industry company Woikoski supplies a hydrogen filling station based on a new concept to Gothenburg, Sweden.

Finnish technology to reduce Vietnam’s greenhouse gas emissions

April 27, 2015

The Finnish environmental technology company Doranova will deliver a biogas-fuelled power plant and a waste-to-energy plant for a waste handling facility in Binh Duong, South Vietnam.

UPM Lappeenranta Biorefinery receives global recognition

March 4, 2015

The WBM Bio Business 2015 competition has named UPM Lappeenranta Biorefinery as the Commercial Scale Plant of the Year.

Finnish innovation heads for global biogas markets

February 3, 2015

The leading Finnish supplier on the biowaste markets, Envor Biotech, has developed a solution for the recovery of nitrogen from wastewater.

First wood-based biofuel plant starts production

January 14, 2015

The world’s first wood-based renewable diesel biorefinery has started commercial production in Lappeenranta, Finland.

Clean laundry with biogas

February 20, 2014

An Oulu-based company pumps biogas from a landfill for direct utilisation in industrial processes. Biogas is used to manufacture building insulation, disinfect hospital instruments, wash laundry, generate electricity and, possibly in future, also to produce traffic fuel.

Renewable diesel from Finland, part 2: UPM is a wood-based diesel pioneer

May 31, 2013

The world’s first biorefinery manufacturing wood-based renewable diesel will start operating in Finland next year. Forest company UPM’s eco-project will manufacture the fuel from tall oil, which offers a greener option to traditional fuels.