Westas Bioenergia Oy purchases, processes and sells by-products resulting from logging sites and sawn timber production processes as well as forest energy as fuel to thermal power plants. The bioenergy company’s annual production capacity is around 600 GWh and it has a turnover of close to EUR 12 million. Westas Bioenergia Oy’s customer base includes both large and medium-sized thermal power plants and the company is also a key supplier to several heat and power plants in southern Finland.
In addition to fuel chipped from stumps and logging residue, the company sells sawdust and bark mulch for landscaping and for agriculture. All of the bioenergy products sold by the company come from a certified production chain.