Biovakka biogas plant and Turku Energy biofuel plant

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By bus from the city theatre

During the last few years Turku has put much emphasis on renewable energy sources in heat production. At present already 1/3 of the distant heating energy is generated by fossil neutral fuels. The participants have a possibility to visit the fully automatized 48 MW power plant using waste wood from forest harvesting areas nearby Turku. Another site to be visited is a biogas plant utilizing waste water treatment sludge for gas production and recycling nutrient rich compost back to agriculture.

Hosts: City of Turku, Turku Energia Ltd., Biovakka Oy

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