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Wärtsilä to co-build new power-to-gas facility in Finland

The technology group has signed a co-development agreement with the Finnish energy company, Vantaa Energy for the synthetic biogas production project

‘Food made out of thin air and renewable electricity can fix many of today’s problems’

That’s the suggestion from Pasi Vainikka, Co-Founder and CEO of Solar Foods who spoke to ELN about the pioneering discovery of a protein produced from CO2 using clean power

‘Fast fashion generates 92m tonnes of waste a year’

The industry also consumes 1.5 trillion litres of water annually and contributes to 190,000 tonnes of oceanic microplastic pollution, according to new research  

EU approves €3.2bn state aid by seven nations for battery research and innovation

Belgium, Finland, France, Germany, Italy, Poland and Sweden will provide the funding, with the overall project expected to unlock an additional €5b in private investments

Nokia to smarten up Finnish power grid to better support renewables

The new smart grid is expected to seamlessly integrate distributed energy resources such as wind, solar and micro-generation using bioenergy

Could Christmas hams be the key to clean transport?

Renewable fuel manufacturer Neste is to use waste fats from Finland’s Christmas hams to make clean diesel

‘World’s first’ subsea power technology for offshore oil and gas proved

ABB, Equinor, Chevron and Total tested the ‘pioneering and ground-breaking’ technology for 3,000 hours in shallow water at a sheltered harbour in Finland

Neste inks PPA with Fortum for Finnish wind power

Electricity delivery from the Kalax wind farm is expected to start in early 2021

Upcoming hotel allows guests to cut costs by going green

The world’s first hotel where the price is determined by the carbon footprint of each guest’s stay is to open in the city of Kontiolahti, Finland

World’s first nuclear waste storage facility in Finland moves forward

Developer Posiva plans to store spent nuclear fuel at a depth of around 400 to 450 metres in the Onkalo bedrock on Olkiluoto island