All UPM Biofuels News

August 9, 2016
Sari Mannonen appointed Vice President, UPM Biofuels Business Unit »

July 7, 2016
UPM BioVerno fuels visitor busses at Housing Fair Finland »

June 22, 2016
The co-operation of UPM and the Guides and Scouts of Finland visible at the Roihu 2016 Finnjamboree »

May 25, 2016

UPM innovations showcased during the International Wood Biorefining Week »

April 18, 2016

UPM Biofuels gains ISCC PLUS certification for bio-based applications »

January 21, 2016

Corporate Knights ranks UPM on the 25th place in the list of 100 most sustainable corporations in the world »

January 19, 2016
UN invites UPM to join a group of world's top 50 sustainability leaders »

December 3, 2015

Market Court makes decision on biofuels related patent dispute between UPM and Neste »

October 22, 2015
UPM to initiate field tests of wood based diesel fuel in Helsinki region bus »

September 22, 2015
UPM BioVerno renewable diesel reduces tailpipe emissions significantly »


July 8, 2015
Materials and stability tests of UPM BioVerno -diesel show great results at VTT »


May 8, 2015
Renewable and locally produced UPM BioVerno diesel fuel will be available from ABC service stations »

May 6, 2015
High cetane number, low emissions - The renewed St1 Diesel plus contains UPM's Finnish renewable diesel »

March 5, 2015
Guests of honor at UPM's biorefinery in Lappeenranta »

March 3, 2015
UPM Lappeenranta Biorefinery wins the Commercial Scale Plant of the year award »

January 26, 2015
UPM BioVerno diesel receives the Finnish Key Flag Symbol »

January 12, 2015
UPM Lappeenranta Biorefinery is in commercial production »

December 5, 2014
UPM joins the calls for action for EU members on advanced biofuels »

December 4, 2014
UPM and WWF Finland co-operate to promote the sustainability of wood-based liquid biofuels »

October 2, 2014
UPM Biofuels joins Advanced Biofuels Association »

October 1, 2014
UPM Biofuels chosen as a finalist in the Platts Global Energy Awards 2014 »

September 11, 2014

”Energy initiative of the year” recognition for UPM’s Petri Kukkonen »

September 11, 2014
UPM listed as the industry leader in the global Dow Jones Sustainability Index »

June 25, 2014
UPM BioVerno wins EU Sustainable Energy Europe Award »

June 18, 2014
UPM and WWF Finland enter versatile cooperation »

June 16, 2014
UPM BioVerno renewable diesel to be distributed in Finland »

June 5, 2014
UPM to chair 'Leaders of Sustainable Biofuels' coalition »

June 5, 2014
UPM BioVerno shortlisted in EU Sustainable Energy Europe Awards »

March 11, 2014

Fortum, UPM and Valmet are jointly developing technology to produce advanced biomass based fuels »

February 27, 2014
Fleet tests of UPM’s wood-based diesel show great results at VTT »

February 26, 2014
Waste-based biofuels sector needs smarter EU 2030 package to realize its high potential »

April 26, 2013

UPM and VTT to initiate fleet tests of wood-based diesel using Volkswagen cars​ »

March 14, 2013
UPM wins Sustainable Biofuels Award in Rotterdam »

December 18, 2012
EU awards NER300 technology grant for UPM’s biorefinery project in France »

November 12, 2012
Foundation stone for UPM’s wood-based renewable diesel biorefinery laid in Lappeenranta »

June 19, 2012
Millennium Youth Camp students work on their projects at UPM »

February 01, 2012
UPM to build the world’s first biorefinery producing wood-based biodiesel »