“We want to be a world leader in the sawmill industry, especially in terms of sustainability. The new heat pump technology supports our goal and the investment has a good payback period”, says Antti Koulumies, Head of UPM Timber, explaining the new AmbiHeat heat pump system at the UPM Korkeakoski sawmill.
No more oil heating for the Paroc Panel System factory in Parainen, southern Finland. The heating system of the insulation panel factory was changed completely, and the buildings are now heated with waste heat. Surplus heat is stored in geothermal wells and utilized during production breaks.