Project Kempele Ecovillage

Country Finland  
Status operational  
Raw Material lignocellulosic crops  
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Type TRL 4-5 Pilot  
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Project Owner Volter  
City Kempele  
ZIP 90440  
Input 1 Name Wood chips (dry, good quality)  
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Output 1 Capacity 0.030  
Output 2 Capacity 0.080  
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Startup 2009  
Contact (visible on Website) Jarno Haapakoski, Volter +358 40 739 0461 jarno.haapakoski(at)  
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Techlology Brief The power plant first converts the wood chips to wood gas, which is then burned to provide electricity. The thermal energy produced by the generator is used to heat water, which warms the houses as it passes through pipes in the floors. The energy created  
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