VTT and St1 will be carrying out pilot-scale experiments at St1's biorefinery in Jokioinen, Finland to demonstrate how hydrocarbons can be produced in a climate-friendly way from carbon dioxide extracted from the bioethanol production and from hydrogen produced with water electrolysis. The pilot is began in October and it will run for approximately five weeks.

VTT and St1 showcased the new research facility in Jokioinen at an opening ceremony on 9th of October 2018.

See VTT's press release for further info.

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Picture. Paula Bergqvist, VTT

Contact: janne.karki@vtt.fi