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LCA of waste-based biofuels and wood waste (JälkiPuu)
Project | Published: 2015-01-09

Project description  The aim of the project is to find out, which waste fractions are used as raw materials of biofuel production in Finland. The LCA will be done for the selected waste fra...

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Emissions by carbon-neutral municipalities down by almost 20 per cent in six years
Press release | Published: 2014-05-14

Sixteen municipalities involved in the Towards Carbon-Neutral Municipalities (Canemu, HINKU in Finnish) project reduced their greenhouse gas emissions by an average of 19% between 2007 and 2012. The g......

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Water and green economy
Project | Published: 2013-10-07

Background and need Green economy means economy that takes the welfare of the ecosystem into account. This is one, but not the only definition of green economy.The objective has been conside...

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Detailed emission estimates for stump-root bioenergy exceed the predicted EU limits
Press release | Published: 2013-05-30

After 20 years of use, bioenergy produced from tree stumps and roots is generating 25–35% less emissions than coal. After 50 years of use the difference would be 40–50%. The results have been obtaine......

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Presentations by members of the EnPath-project
Content page | Published: 2013-05-28

Eeva-Lotta Apajalahti Apajalahti, E-L, Lovio, R. and Houtbeckers, E. (2011). Rearranging Utility-driven Demand Side Management (DSM) to respond market conditions: a Finnish case study . The rol......

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A tool for assessing environmental and economic impacts of forest bioenergy (METY)
Project | Published: 2015-10-09

Project description The aim of the project is to assess environmental (carbon and nutrient balances) and economic impacts of the production and utilization of forest bioenergy. A tool for this k...

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Path Dependence and Path Creation in Energy Systems - A Multi-Level Perspective on Technological, Business and Policy Innovations (EnPath)
Project | Published: 2013-04-30

Background and Objectives Energy systems are largely characterised by path dependence. Decisions taken in the past limit the options available today. Fuel choices, conversion technologies and di...

Research & Development > Research and development projects > Projects > Path Dependence and Path Creation in Energy Systems - A Multi-Level Perspective on Technological, Business and Policy Innovations (EnPath)
Algae from Waste for Combined Biodiesel and Biogas Production (ALDIGA)
Project | Published: 2013-04-11

Project description The main goal was to design and validate a new integrated concept of biowaste-to-energy based on algae and biogas production. The aim was to develop a process requirin...

Research & Development > Research and development projects > Projects > Algae from Waste for Combined Biodiesel and Biogas Production (ALDIGA)
Biodiesel production from closed-algae growing systems using waste water of ethanol plant in Vietnam (ALGNAM)
Project | Published: 2013-04-16

Summary In this project we aim to develop and build a pilot scale, tubular photobioreactor for growing microalgae in Vietnam. The reactor will use wastewater with high concentration of nutri...

Research & Development > Research and development projects > Projects > Biodiesel production from closed-algae growing systems using waste water of ethanol plant in Vietnam (ALGNAM)
Economic value of intermittent power generation
Project | Published: 2013-04-18

Project description A significant part of the renewable energy differs from conventional generating technologies such that they produce electricity intermittently. If traditional levelized cost ...

Research & Development > Research and development projects > Projects > Economic value of intermittent power generation
Hydropower production strategies: impacts on emissions and windfall profits
Project | Published: 2013-04-15

Project description In this project we utilize a long-run oriented Real-Time Price based simulation model to analyze the strategic behavior of hydropower producers in the Nordic electricity mark...

Research & Development > Research and development projects > Projects > Hydropower production strategies: impacts on emissions and windfall profits
Local adaptation and innovation-in-practice in energy efficiency and carbon neutrality (LAICA)
Project | Published: 2013-04-11

Results  The results of the project were presented in LAICA FICCA final symposium in December 2014 Looking for active energy citizens (LAICA),  (pdf) The objectiv...

Research & Development > Research and development projects > Projects > Local adaptation and innovation-in-practice in energy efficiency and carbon neutrality (LAICA)
The evaluation of environmental effects and risks of renewable energy production and use (UUSRISKI)
Project | Published: 2013-04-17

Project description Potential environmental damages and risks of renewable energy production and use can be avoided, when they are identified as early as possible. Thereby energy policy a...

Research & Development > Research and development projects > Projects > The evaluation of environmental effects and risks of renewable energy production and use (UUSRISKI)
Sustainability of biomass utilisation in changing operational environment (SUBICHOE)
Project | Published: 2013-04-18

Project description The aim of the project is to study the sustainability of biomass utilisation with the main focus on bioenergy applications. The project consists of four work packages (...

Research & Development > Research and development projects > Projects > Sustainability of biomass utilisation in changing operational environment (SUBICHOE)

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