Valmet’s target is to enable 100 percent carbon neutral production for all its pulp and paper customers by 2030 by developing new process technologies. Valmet is also committed to improving the energy efficiency of its current offering by 20 percent. Only two years after the ambitious targets were introduced, they have been partly achieved.
As part of its climate program Valmet is targeting for an 80% reduction* in CO2 emissions in its own operations by 2030. During the past two years, we have already taken significant steps especially in reducing CO2 emissions from fuels, heating, and electricity.
As part of its ambitious climate program, Valmet strives to reduce the CO2 emissions in its supply chain by 20 percent by 2030*. Our supplier network includes around 30,000 active suppliers in 60 countries around the world, and a significant impact on reaching the climate program target comes from engaging suppliers in climate action.
There are many driving forces for a tissue producer to understand the water balance of the mill and take control of how water is used. A large part of the populated world is experiencing water scarcity and companies have an expectation to proactively work towards reducing their water footprint for a more water-secure future.
Naistenlahti 3 biopower plant delivery to Tampereen Sähkölaitos was designed and manufactured in most parts close to its destination in Tampere. The plant produces carbon-neutral district heating for the Valmet's Lahdesjärvi facilities, reducing its CO2 emissions and thus supporting Valmet in reaching its Climate Program targets.
Many paper makers are considering replacing gas with electricity in coating drying. To make you feel more secure with the change, we have answered frequently asked questions about replacing gas with electricity and infra-red dryers with air dryers.