Metso to supply CHP boiler plants to Finland and Latvia

Finnish machinery provider Metso will supply boiler plants for combined heat and power production (CHP) to Fortum Power and Heat Oy in Järvenpää, Finland, and to Fortum Jelgava SIA in Jelgava, Latvia.

The plants will provide district heat to the towns of Järvenpää and Tuusula in Finland and Jelgava in Latvia, as well as electricity to the grid.

The value of the orders, which is included in Energy and Environmental Technology’s second-quarter 2011 orders received, is not disclosed.

The plants are scheduled to start up in mid 2013.