In March 2012, Metso participated in the 10th Russia Power Conference and Exhibition at the Expocentre in Moscow. Metso is a full-scope supplier of bio energy solutions. It has gained long service expertise in conversion and modernization of existing power plants, too. Metso’s bubbling fluidized bed (BFB) technology has proved its suitability in environmentally friendly power generation from bio fuels and recycled fuel with a steam capacity ranging from 10 to 400 MW.
During the conference, Ari Kokko, Manager, Power Generation Systems, gave a technical presentation about Fluidized bed opportunities to fire challenging CO2 neutral fuels — conversions and new boilers. The co-author was Jukka Louhimo, Manager, Technology.
At the exhibition stand, the demo system of Metso DNA automation system was explained, as well the gas turbine automation solutions. Metso´s bio mass power plant deliveries with boiler and automation expertise raised a lot of interest among the visitors.
The press event for local and international trade journalists was moderated by Ville Haapasalo, a Finnish actor who is very popular in Russia.