Metso to supply biomass-fired heating plant for district heat production to Savon Voima in Finland

Metso’s biomass-fired heating plant delivery will increase the production of green energy in line with Savon Voima’s strategy  Metso will s

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Metso to supply biomass power plant to Bioenergeticheskaya Kompaniya in Russia

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Bioenergy 2013 Conference Sponsors


Metso is a global supplier of sustainable technology and services for mining, construction, power generation, automation, recycling and the pulp and paper industries. We have about 27,000 employees in more than 50 countries.

Power business line, as part of Metso, designs and manufactures power generation and chemical recovery systems for energy producers and the pulp and paper industry globally. Main products are power and recovery boilers, evaporators, environmental systems, and service.

Power generation solutions for multiple needs

Power business line is a forerunner in fluidized bed boilers to power plants for combustion of biomass, coal and other fuels, and it offers a wide range of boilers for different needs, from small units to giant tailor-made boilers. Over 170 bubbling fluidized bed (BFB) boilers and boiler conversions as well as over 70 circulating fluidized bed (CFB) boilers in operation testify to company's expertise in fluidized bed technology and in handling demanding fuels.

  • BFB technology: The company is an expert in bubbling fluidized bed (BFB) boilers for environmentally friendly power generation from biomass and recovered fuel with steam capacity ranging from 10 to 300 MW. Its HYBEX boilers using BFB technology are suitable for wide range of fuel moisture from dry wood fuel to high moisture forest residue.
  • CFB technology: Power business line is also one of the leading suppliers of circulating fluidized bed (CFB) boilers for coal, biomass and recovered fuel with steam capacity ranging from 50 to 600 MW. Its CYMIC boilers using CFB technology combine high-efficiency combustion of high calorific value fuels with low emissions even when burning various fuels at the same time.

No 1 in chemical recovery

Power business line is the leading chemical recovery equipment supplier in the world with its 300 recovery boilers and 400 evaporation unit deliveries. The company takes pride in being the designer and supplier of the world's largest recovery boilers. With the trend toward bigger pulp mills, recovery boiler capacities have increased in the past forty years. The capacities of Metso's RECOX boilers can be up to and above 7000 tons of dry solids per day. The boilers are designed to provide the highest possible efficiency and availability, combined with reduced emissions and low fouling and corrosion characteristics.

Vapo is the leading bioenergy provider in Finland and the Baltic region. Vapo is a modern, expert organization that supplies among other things peat and wood fuels to its energy customers. The Vapo Group's product range includes also timber and environmental business solutions. Vapo is an important part of the local energy infrastructure throughout its market area.

Protacon Group is a Finnish engineering and consulting company that offers dependable, efficient and flexible solutions for all of your production, maintenance and project needs. Improve your competitive edge with our tools and services.
Protacon has also strong expertise in bioenergy. Protacon has developed Once - Energy Chain Management System - offering excellent tool to manage whole energy chain-from roadside pile to boiler...and much more

Jyväskylä Innovation Ltd.

Jyväskylä Innovation Ltd is a development company that aims to make the Jyväskylä region an internationally thriving, technological growth centre for benefiting its diversified branches.

Bioenergy Development Centre

Bioenergy is environment-friendly, renewable energy. JAMK Bioenergy Development Centre promotes the production, processing and use of bioenergy, along with related entrepreneurship. Our main areas of competence are wood energy, energy crops and biogas.
We provide services to bioenergy producers, processors and consumers, as well as technology companies and service businesses operating in the bioenergy sector. We make use of latest research results in the field and develop new innovations to serve the needs of our customers.

Bioenergy 2013 Conference Supporting Partners

World Bioenergy Association is a, non-profit, non-governmental organisation (NGO) that advocates the use of bioenergy.

WBA works for a fair distribution of the global resources of biomass for energy and wants to be a strong voice representing the global bioenergy actors, both industrial and institutional. In the past year, WBA has completed the administrative requirements allowing it to become a leading voice for bioenergy on the global stage. 

The European Biomass Association is a non profit Brussels based international organisation founded in 1990 whose mission isto develop the market for sustainable bioenergy, and ensure favorable business conditions for its members.Find out more about our activities in the AEBIOM Annual Report 2010.AEBIOM brings together 36 national associations and about 73 companies from all over Europe thus representing more than 4000 indirect members including companies, research centers and individuals.

Jyväskylä Region Centre of Expertise Programme

Central Finland is the leading region in Finland in the development and utilisation of bioenergy: Nearly half of our primary energy demand is met by local fuel sources. Our vision is that by 2013 Central Finland will be one of the most developed bioenergy markets in the world, as well as being a significant player in other renewable energy technologies.
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