Biomass Refining

Zoned industrial sites that are readily available, synergy advantages with existing infrastructure and world-class expertise all make Mikkeli the perfect location for biomass refining business.

Share of certified commercial forest: 95%
Source: The Finnish Forest Center

Business Opportunity:
In our region, forest growth is the best in Finland. There are existing logistics and a market for forest biomass. Our innovative platform consists of industrial sites ready for biorefining. Process heat, power and state-of-the-art wastewater treatment plants are all available, and byproducts from biorefining can be utilised in energy plants.

Ecosystem companies in this region:
UPM Pellos Plywood
Misawa Homes of Finland

Contact person:


Juha Kauppinen

 Ph.D. CEO
 tel. +358 440 361 616