The Joensuu power plant produces district heat and electricity for the area's residents and properties. The main fuels used in production are wood-based fuels and peat. Fortum Heat and Power has operated in Joensuu since 1986.
–Cooperation with Prometec started in 2015, when we started to research sampling solutions together. The decision to invest in automated sampling came in 2017. Prometec and Fortum share many values, which came up especially in things concerning occupational safety, says Tommi Kauhanen, who is responsible for fuel purchases at the Fortum Joensuu power plant, and continues: –The biggest benefit of this has indeed been the improved safety at work.