Project Gasifier at Varkaus paper mill (former Corenso)

Country Finland  
Status operational  
Raw Material lignocellulosic crops  
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Type TRL 9 Commercial  
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Project Owner Stora Enso  
City Varkaus  
ZIP 78200  
Input 1 Name Other waste fuels, plastic waste  
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Output 1 Capacity 50  
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Partners Stora Enso (former Corenso United Ltd, years 2001-2010)  
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Startup 2001  
Contact (visible on Website) Teppo Pakarinen, Stora Enso paper mill Tel. +358 40 585 3294  
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Techlology Brief Stand-alone gasification plant at Varkaus paper mill in Varkaus, Finland. The commercial application of the atmospheric BFB gasification was first realized in Varkaus by Corenso United Ltd and the 50 MW gasifier was taken into operation in 2001, developed  
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