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28.5.2020 | 16:15

Fortum and Elenia commissioned in Kuru, Pirkanmaa, a battery pack they have created together. In normal conditions it will function through Fortum as regulating power for Fingrid’s grid and in a power outage as backup power for Elenia’s customers.

In the pilot project Fortum and Elenia built a battery pack for storing electricity as part of the smart grid development. The battery pack serves the electricity network’s balancing needs and helps to keep lights on longer for customers during power outages.

12.5.2020 | 13:12

Responsibility is the foundation of Elenia’s operations. In 2019, we revised our strategy in which sustainability has a significant role. We also established for the first time our sustainability programme in connection with strategy process. Sustainability has long been part of our operations. The new programme provides an even clearer framework for our activities.

The second sustainability report concerning the network and service operations of Elenia, describes the results and objectives of our development work.

16.4.2020 | 13:52

Elenia has been awarded with the highest category classification I – At the Top of the World, as a recognition for safety management and developing safety according to the world class practices.

2.4.2020 | 11:59
Elenia has agreed a second loan with the European Investment Bank (“EIB”) worth of EUR 100 million. Elenia’s long-term investment plan emphasises the importance of building underground electricity network and replacing old overhead lines that are at the end of their useful life to secure uninterrupted availability of electricity.

3.3.2020 | 14:25

Elenia’s investment programme to improve the security of supply of electricity distribution is progressing as planned. This year, Elenia invests over EUR 160 million into electricity networks. Underground cabling projects will be carried out in all of our areas of operation: Kanta-Häme and Päijät-Häme, Pirkanmaa, Central Finland and Southern and Northern Ostrobothnia.

3.1.2020 | 11:51
Elenia Palvelut Oy, which carries out Elenia Group’s service businesses, will operate as the Group parent company as of 1 January 2020. Tapani Liuhala will continue as the CEO of Elenia Group. Ville Sihvola has been appointed as Vice President of Elenia Palvelut Oy as of 1 January 2020. Jorma Myllymäki has been appointed as Senior Vice President of Elenia Oy, the electricity distribution company of Elenia Group as of 1 January 2020.

10.9.2019 | 10:30

Elenia ranked third in Europe and fifth globally in the assessment of all infrastructure operators.

30.8.2019 | 14:32

Elenia increases distribution tariffs by 6.5 per cent on average from the beginning of September. The increase is driven by the need to develop electricity distribution to meet the current and future needs of our customers.

1.7.2019 | 12:06

The parent company of the Elenia Group, Elenia Oy, has agreed to sell its district heating business, Elenia Lämpö Oy (Elenia Heat), to SL Capital Infrastructure II SCSP, DIF Infrastructure V Coöperatief U.A. and LPPI Infrastructure Investments LP.

6.6.2019 | 13:29

Smart grid to reform as part of the core of climate solutions
Responsibility is the foundation of Elenia’s operations. The first sustainability report concerning the network and customer service operations of Elenia, describes the results and objectives of our development work.

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