Gas Exchange 2: Biogas in Finland – Today and in the Future


The Vaasa Gas Exchange 2020 seminar will highlight fascinating topics of the gas industry from international, national and regional level. The audience will hear the first experiences about opening the Finnish gas market on January 1st, 2020 – one of the most important changes in its history. One topic of the seminar is biogas and the potential in reduction of emissions and mobilising of renewable energies as business and regional wellbeing. The seminar will also discuss the prospects of present status and future possibilities of the power-to-gas technologies.

Seminar will be held in 3 sessions. The topics for the sessions are: (session 1, 10:00-11:15) Opening the Finnish Gas Market, (session 2, 12:00-13:15) Biogas in Finland – Today and in the Future and (session 3, 14:00-15:15) Using New Fuels, Technologies and Applications.

Chamber music hall (Vaasa City Hall)
Thursday 18 March
12:00 - 13:15
Free of Charge

Information regarding the coronavirus


Vaasa Gas Exchange exhibitors

Over 90 exhibitors have registered for 2020

Invitation to the event

The biggest networking event for the gas industry in the Nordics

Biogas in Finland - Today and in the Future


Dr. Pekka Peura
Levón Institute, University of Vaasa

12:00-12:15 Biogas – Opportunities and Challenges to Reduce Emissions

Saija Rasi
Senior Researcher
Natural Resources Institute Finland

12:15-12:30 Finnish Biogas Outlook 2030

Anna Virolainen-Hynnä
Executive Director
Finnish Biocycle and Biogas Association

12:30-12:45 Rye Whisky With Right Fuel – Biogas

Kalle Valkonen
Head Distiller
Kyrö Distillery Company

12:45-13:00 Biogas Plays a Significant Role in Reducing Emissions

Johan Grön
Vice President, Biogas

13.00-13:15 Panel Discussion, all speakers from session 2 will participate

For more information

Teemu Närvä

Project Manager, University of Vaasa
tel: +358 400 817 006

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