Finnish bio-economic innovation in high demand
The nitrogen removal method developed by Finnish cleantech company Ductor is now set to increase its commercial potential on the industrial scale. The corporation has signed its first international supply contracts with two biogas plants in Germany.
Marimekko to use biogas to print fabrics
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
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
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
After a groundbreaking discovery, this Finnish company is tapping into three global megatrends.
Woikoski delivers hydrogen filling station to Sweden
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
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
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
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
The world’s first wood-based renewable diesel biorefinery has started commercial production in Lappeenranta, Finland.
Clean laundry with biogas
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.