Sustainability News

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​16.9.2016 Fortum Charge & Drive and Genesta Property Nordic have signed a framework agreement to develop and operate their electric vehicle charging infrastructure 
​5.9.2016 Fortum to host a hackathon on the customer solar panel purchasing process and customer experience
​5.9.2016 Fortum Charge & Drive is part of the world's largest charging station for EVs 
​31.8.2016 Fortum’s acquisition of Ekokem finalised 
​14.6.2016 Cornerstone laid at Fortum's new combined heat and power plant in Zabrze, Poland
​6.6.2016 Cornerstone set for River Oulujoki fish trap and transport facilities – a joint project by Fortum, ELY Centre and regional municipalities
​27.5.2016 Fortum to acquire Ekokem, a Nordic circular economy company
​20.5.2016 Three Nordic utilities call for action to strengthen the EU carbon market
​18.5.2016 Fortum Charge & Drive continues to expand – now collaborating with Jönköping Energi in Sweden
​19.4.2016 Fortum calls for EU-level sustainability criteria and phase out of subsidies for biomass
​15.4.2016 Fortum to start building the Solberg windfarm in Sweden
​13.4.2016 Fortum wins bid for 100 MW solar power park in a reverse auction in Karnataka, India, with a fixed tariff for 25 years
​12.4.2016 ​Fortum's targets and next steps in solar
​23.3.2016 Construction of the trap and transport facilities at Montta hydropower plant to begin
​23.3.2016 Hydropower paves the way for tomorrow's energy system
​8.3.2016 EU Commissioner Cañete and Swedish Energy minister Baylan discussed sustainability criteria for bioenergy and European power market at Fortum
​2.3.2016 Fortum receives letter of intent for the 70 MW solar PV project in Rajasthan, India
​29.2.2016 Fortum acquires a 75-MW construction-ready windfarm project in Sweden
​22.2.2016 Valmet and Fortum: uniform EU-level sustainability criteria for bioenergy
​17.2.2016 Solidification plant for Fortum's Loviisa power plant’s liquid radioactive waste starts operation
​12/2/2016 Fortum’s new bio-fuelled CHP plant in Stockholm in final testing phase before commissioning
​28/12/2015 Fortum improves the supply of electricity and water in the village of Kapeli, India
​23/12/2015 Fortum starts a 35 MW wind farm project in Russia
​22/12/2015 Fortum to deliver EV charging units to southern Norway
​16/12/2015 ​The Sotenäs Wave Energy Plant connected to the Swedish National Grid
​12/12/2015 Paris climate agreement will accelerate energy system transformation – advancement must be market-driven
​11/12/2015 Royal Seaport awarded best sustainable urban development project
​9/12/2015 European energy companies: Carbon pricing as main tool to fight climate change
​30/11/2015 Fortum Charge & Drive charging network expands to Trøndelag, Norway
​30/11/2015 Fortum supports the international climate agreement - a major step towards low-emission society
​23/11/2015 ​Fortum assigned to a boiler unit refurbishment project in Eskilstuna, Sweden
​19/11/2015 The future energy system needs hydropower
​17/11/2015 Fortum to build more wind power in Sweden
​13/11/2015 Fortum ranked number 1 on sustainability in Sweden
​9/11/2015 Fortum to supply a combustion technology solution to reduce nitrogen emissions at EDF Polska power plant in Poland
​6/11/2015 Fortum expects good availability in existing nuclear units but is worried about energy sector operating environment in Sweden
​4/11/2015 Fortum ranked on the top of the Nordic climate index
​20/10/2015 ​Fortum and Renault bring new charging units to Lapland - convenient drive with electric vehicles from Norway to Finland
​15/10/2015 Fortum and Lietuvos Energija cooperate to build a waste-to-energy CHP plant in Lithuania
​22/9/2015 Fortum to supply more ion exchange materials for purification of radioactive liquids in Fukushima, Japan
​4/9/2015 Fortum wins Asian Power Awards 2015 for Indian solar project
​1/9/2015 Fortum’s first export batch of Finnish bio-oil to E.ON in Sweden
​18/8/2015 ​Fortum to deliver solar power plant for Finnish Meteorological Institute's site in Helsinki
​1/7/2015 Swedish property chooses Fortum Charge & Drive solution for operating their electric vehicle charging infrastructure
​3/6/2015 OAO Fortum into energy R&D cooperation with Skolkovo Foundation in Russia
​6/5/2015 EU Horizon 2020 programme grants EUR 17 million for wave power research project coordinated by Fortum
​5/5/2015 Icelandic ON Power chooses Fortum Charge & Drive
​27/4/2015 Fortum’s Esa Hyvärinen in EuroHeat and Power congress, Estonia: Customers and competition to drive heat markets
​21/4/2015 Safety-enhancing cooling towers for Fortum’s Loviisa nuclear power plant completed
​31/3/2015 Fortum to invest in a new combined heat and power plant in Zabrze, Poland
​2/3/2015 ​Fortum's Energy Review: Nordic electricity market in transition
​27/2/2015 Fortum's Markus Rauramo in Brussels: Competitive heat markets help in reaching EU climate and energy targets
​20/1/2015 Fortum launches its first Greenfield Solar project in India
​20/1/2015 Petteri Taalas, Member of Fortum Board of Directors, in Brussels: Carbon market reform urgently needed
​15/1/2015 Fortum Origination signs long term Balance and Trading agreement with BlaikenVind