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Fortum is the first in Finland to open its district heating network to all clean energy producers. By utilising waste heat we can together make the Finnish energy system more sustainable, more efficient and cleaner.
Renewable energy plays a vital role in the change towards a cleaner world, and solar and wind in particular offer huge opportunities for growth. In Russia, our wind and solar power projects are helping to reshape the country’s energy system.
In December 2017 the 100-MW Pavagada solar plant was connected to the grid in India. Thousands of migrant workers from diverse backgrounds around the country, with different religions, cultures, ethnicities, language, food habits and social rituals were involved in the construction phase.
In February 2018 the Finnish cargo ship Adele glides to the deep-water harbour in Inkoo, in southern Finland. In the past the ships brought coal from different parts of the world to fuel the big coal-fired power plant in Inkoo. Now, for the first time in its history, Fortum is sending scrap metal by ship to export markets in Europe.
On 31 October 2017, Fortum organized a seminar in Keilaniemi, Espoo, under the theme Nordic energy cooperation - Jorma Ollila's report and beyond.
As a leading clean energy company, the focus on reducing CO2 emissions has been in Fortum’s DNA for decades. Our pioneering Charge & Drive EV charging platform responds to the critical need to decarbonise cities’ transport systems by providing smart solutions that support e-mobility.
As a leading clean energy company, we at Fortum strive to leverage our wide experience in efficient energy production in tackling climate change. Our new multi-fuel combined heat and power (CHP) plant in Zabrze, Poland, will apply the latest technologies and solutions for improving efficiency and reducing harmful emissions.
In June 2016, the Circular Economy Village was inaugurated in Riihimäki, Finland. The Circular Economy Village is a refinery complex developed by Ekokem, which Fortum acquired in 2016.
GrowSmarter is an EU funded project that brings cities and industry together to demonstrate 12 smart city solutions. Its goal is to provide valuable and practical insights on energy, infrastructure and transport, as well as opportunities for replication, thereby helping other cities transition to a smart, sustainable Europe.
The dynamic development of e-mobility in Poland is achievable and brings a unique chance to transform the energy sector – this is the core conclusion from Polityka Insight’s latest report “A silent revolution in the energy sector – e-mobility in Poland"