Biosaimaa in English

Biosaimaa-cluster coordinates the development program of bioenergy in Southern Savonia. The cluster is coordinated by Mikkeli Development Miksei Ltd., leaded by the steering group, and the implementation of its strategic policies is done by the working groups of the members. The emphasis of the development program is in forest energy.

The objectives of the development program for 2015 are to double the turnover of the bioenergy companies, increase the R&D, enhance the processing of the biofuels and raise the area internationally known forest energy pioneer. The main functions are to enhance the investments of processing plants of new biofuels, and development and implementation of new solutions of distributed energy production. One of the key projects is Ristiina’s biofuel logistic centre that includes biomass torrefaction plant.

Read more about the members of the cluster by clicking here.


Latest news in english

24.10.2013 Pilot plant for torrefied wood pellet production: construction started in Mikkeli, Finland

28.8.2013 Torrefaction projects on a map


For more information, please contact the cluster coordinator Jussi Heinimö, jussi.heinimo(at)


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