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HELSINKI, March 26, 2014 (Press Release) - UPM joins WWF's Global Earth Hour 2014 climate event, and will turn off the lights at the Biofore House in Helsinki, Finland, on 29 March 2014 from 20:30 to 21:30 local time.Read more
ROTHSCHILD, WI, Feb. 26, 2014 (Wausau Daily Herald) - The recently built power plant at Domtar paper mill is getting only 10 percent of its fuel from logging waste, which originally was supposed to supply nearly all of the plant's energy needs.
The 50-megawatt, $255 million power plant went online in November to provide steam for Domtar's paper operations and a clean source of power for WE Energies. The plant will burn 500,000 tons of biomass annually, said Cathy Schulze, a WE Energies spokeswoman.Read more
LUDWIGSHAFEN, Germany and HELSINKI, Finland, Feb. 27, 2014 (Press Release) - BASF and Kemira today announced that Kemira will acquire BASF's global alkyl ketene dimer (AKD) emulsion business. The transaction is expected to close in the first half of 2014.Read more
VÄXJÖ, Sweden, Feb. 25, 2014 (Press Release) - At their meeting on 24 February, Södra's board of directors made the decision to invest SEK 4 billion (around USD 610 million) to implement a major expansion of the pulp mill in Värö. Work is now starting to increase the current production capacity of 425,000 tpy to 700,000 tpy of pulp. This will make the mill one of the biggest in the world in terms of softwood sulphate pulp production.Read more
HELSINKI, Feb. 19, 2014 (Press Release) - Stora Enso is planning to invest EUR 28 million in modernising and developing Murow Sawmill in Poland to increase its capacity and improve its competitiveness. Stora Enso also plans permanent closure of Sollenau Sawmill in Austria.Read more