News about our projects

Oil tank in the Jakomäki heating plant to be modified

Oil tank in the Jakomäki heating plant to be modified

One of the two oil tanks in the Jakomäki heating plant will be modified and the use of one will be suspended. The modification work will start in early April, and the plant will be calibrated to meet the new emission requirements in September. The heating plant will be back in full operation in December 2017.

05.04.2017

Finland’s largest pellet boiler to arrive in Salmisaari

Finland’s largest pellet boiler to arrive in Salmisaari

Finland’s largest pellet boiler will arrive in the Salmisaari power plant area next week.

23.03.2017

Helen’s heating and cooling plant joins national peak load capacity

Helen’s heating and cooling plant joins national peak load capacity

Finland’s largest heating and cooling plant has been selected as part of the national peak load capacity system. Helen will take part in safeguarding a sufficient electricity supply in Finland with the Katri Vala heating and cooling plant.

16.03.2017

Helen builds more solar power

Helen builds more solar power

Helen is building new solar power plants on the properties of business customers.The customer provides the facility for the power plant and will, in turn, be able to take advantage of the electricity generated by the plant.

16.03.2017

Residential quarter as an innovative source of renewable energy

Residential quarter as an innovative source of renewable energy

Helen is planning a diverse residential block in Kalasatama in Helsinki with on objective of taking housing quality and energy efficiency to a whole new level of standards.

28.02.2017

Finland needs domestic electricity production

Finland needs domestic electricity production

A capacity market to supplement the electricity market could be the answer to the impending risk of power shortage in Finland. The risk of a power shortage has increased as a considerable amount of electricity production capacity has been and will be phased out in Finland.

24.02.2017

heatpumps

heatpumps

A record amount of renewable district heat was produced last year with the large heat pumps operating in the underground rock cavern in Sörnäinen, a total of 491,000 MWH. We also recovered over 16 per cent more excess heat than in the previous year.

15.02.2017

Helen supports climate neutrality

Helen supports climate neutrality

In order to curb climate change, we need ambitious targets, which are found in the government’s new policy outlines. Helen is currently the biggest investor in the reduction of the use of coal in Finland, with an objective of carbon neutral production by 2050.

02.12.2016

New Smart & Clean Foundation

New Smart & Clean Foundation

A collaboration between cities, the Finnish state and companies benefits global urbanisation.

26.05.2016

Finland’s largest pellet boiler to Salmisaari

Finland’s largest pellet boiler to Salmisaari

Helen Ltd is carrying out one of the biggest renewable energy investments in Finland by building a pellet-fired heating plant in Salmisaari. The plant will have the largest pellet boiler in Finland.

20.04.2016

See also


Case: Sakarinmäki School

In the pilot school for renewable energy, pupils monitor energy consumption and renewable energy production in real time.