Canada-Finland Chamber of Commerce

Powerful Possibilities from Wood - How Volter helps to make your own electricity

  • 26 Feb 2019
  • 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
  • 40 King Street West, Suite 5800, Toronto


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What would you do if you had a cottage with no power?

Why not follow the Finnish Prime Minister Juha Sipilä's example and start up a bioenergy company!

Our next event on Tuesday, Feb. 26th will tell the story of Volter. Come and learn how, after struggling to get power for his summer home, the current Prime Minister of Finland founded a bioenergy company and how year-round, independent heat and power production can be done from the consumer end.

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Join us for an intriguing presentation by the CEO of Volter Finland and Canada, Jarno Haapakoski. Jarno leads a team of professionals who are considered innovators and pioneers in the development of wood gasification technology. His industry knowledge includes energy efficiency, product development, business development, sustainability, energy policy, project planning, energy management, business strategy, energy audits, engineering, and project management.

Jarno joined Volter Ltd. in 2009 and started as the CEO in the beginning of 2011. He is currently living in Ontario, Canada to ramp up Volter Canada Inc.

Event details:

Date: Tuesday, February 26th, 2019

Time: 6:00 p.m.

Place: Miller Thomson Toronto, Suite 5800, 40 King St. West (Scotia Plaza)

Cost: $45 for members and their guests, $55 for non-members

RSVP ONLINE ONLY BY: Sunday, February 24th

Held at Miller Thomson's Toronto office, a short presentation will be preceded by drinks and hors d'oeuvres and followed by time to network.

All participants will be provided with personalized name tags so please fill in your contact details when you register for the event.

To eliminate any seating and catering shortages we respectfully request that you preregister yourself and your guests for this event. Thank you!

Both members and non-members are invited to attend.

What are you waiting for? Sign up today!

Best regards,

Canada-Finland Chamber of Commerce

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Canada Finland Chamber of Commerce, 191 Eglinton Avenue East, Toronto, Ontario, M4P 1K1, P: 416.486.1533, F: 416.486.1592, E:

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