Motiva järjestää: Study tour - Wood biomass heating – success factors and technology solutions in practice


16. - 17.2.2017
klo 9.00-16.30

Solo Sokos Hotel Torni Tampere
Ratapihankatu 43
33100, Tampere


31.01.2017 mennessä


We warmly welcome you to study tour which will be held on 16-17 February, 2017 in Tampere, Finland. The study tour is organized by Motiva as part of the international Bioenergy4Business-project.


The first day morning of seminar covers presentations on biomass heating and wood fuel logistics in Finland. Afternoon includes four site visits, including heating plants using wood chips and pellets. They provide heat to industry and district heating networks. Also an ash handling facility will be visited.

The second day includes visits to two district heating plants and one visit to heat entrepreneur operated plant providing heat to thee industrial companies.

Target group

The 2-day event is targeted to key stakeholders in the field, e.g. public authorities, decision makers, planners and practitioners in municipalities, financial institutions, industry and research organizations.

Study tour is useful for experts working in organizations who are planning to acquire a new heating system, or replacing an old fossil fuel boiler in the range of 0,1 MW and up.


Please register your attendance to the seminar through the electronic registration form at the latest by 31st January 2017:

The seminar language is English and the attendance (incl. meals) is free of charge.

Huom! Tilaisuus on kansainvälinen, mutta myös suomalaiset osallistujat ovat tervetulleita mukaan. Suomalaisille ei makseta majoitusta, muuten tilaisuus on heille maksuton.


Motiva have made a block reservation for 15-17 February 2017 in Solo Sokos Hotel Torni, Tampere. Standard single room is 109 EUR /night, incl. breakfast and VAT. Please make your own reservation directly to the hotel from the block “B4B Event” by 18th January 2017. Reservation can be made via email or telephone.

For the first 20 registered foreign participants the accommodation is paid by Bioenergy4Business -project (free accommodation capacity is shown in the registration form). You can also ask in advance if you can get free accommodation, based on availability.

Solo Sokos Hotel Torni Tampere
Tel.  +358 20 1234 634
Email: sokos.hotels@sok.fi
Web: https://www.sokoshotels.fi/en/tampere/solo-sokos-hotel-torni-tampere (On-line reservation not possible)

Further information:
Timo Määttä, tel. +358 9 6122 5024, email: bioenergia@motiva.fi

For more information on the Bioenergy4Business-project:



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