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May 31, 2024

Leadership is the central catalyst for Finland's offshore wind power development  

In the fast-growing field of offshore wind energy, the recent…

May 17, 2024

Photos: Alajärvi wind farm was opened with local and international flair

Ilmatar marked the inauguration of the Alajärvi wind farm alongside…

May 13, 2024

Opening ceremony for Alajärvi wind farm – landowner Matti Pesonen building a better world for…

Opening ceremony for Alajärvi wind farm – landowner Matti Pesonen…

May 6, 2024

Ilmatar achieves 1GW milestone in solar energy permit applications in Sweden

Following a thorough consultation process, Nordic energy company Ilmatar announces…

April 29, 2024

Locality and local acceptance – as important to us as it is to the communities,…

Locality and local acceptance are very important when we at…

April 17, 2024

EIA programme launched for Ilmatar's largest offshore wind project, Bothnia

The Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) programme for Ilmatar's largest offshore…

April 12, 2024

We achieved a positive climate impact in 2023

Ilmatar achieved a positive climate impact in terms of carbon…

April 4, 2024

Year of action and change - Sustainability Review for 2023 published

The comprehensive review has been created with consideration to environmental,…

March 26, 2024

Ilmatar Takes a Significant Step Forward with Sweden’s Largest Solar Park

After 1.5 years of investigations, the application for Sweden's currently…

March 8, 2024

Ilmatar commits to Women’s Empowerment Principles to further advance gender-equality and empowering women in the…

Ilmatar has signed The Women’s Empowerment Principles (WEPs), which are…

February 26, 2024

Ilmatar moved to new iconic headquarters – Reflecting sustainability, workspace diversity and Alvar Aalto's influence

Ilmatar’s headquarters has relocated to new premises in Helsinki. The…

February 21, 2024

Lenders Trust Ilmatar – Innovative Approach at Pahkakoski Wind Farm Redefines Renewable Energy Construction in…

Ilmatar’s investment decision, reported in December 2023, regarding the significant-scale…

January 26, 2024

Korpilevonmäki Wind Farm Secures Long-Term Financing and Partnerships

In November 2023, Ilmatar announced an investment decision related to…

January 9, 2024

Ilmatar built 28% of Finland’s wind turbines in 2023 – the top of the list 

The Finnish Wind Power Association (Suomen Tuulivoimayhdistys, STY) announced on…

January 9, 2024

Wind turbines operate at full power in Ilmatar’s first hybrid park – solar farm and…

All the 36 wind turbines in Ilmatar’s first hybrid park…

December 20, 2023

Ilmatar brings two new wind farms into commercial production – total of 14 turbines

Ilmatar has once again initiated a new wind power production…

December 19, 2023

Ilmatar partners with Polar Night Energy to advance sand battery innovation for a revolutionary energy…

Ilmatar and the Finnish company Polar Night Energy, known for…

December 15, 2023

Ilmatar uses an innovative TCI-contracting model to construct one of Finland’s biggest wind farms

Ilmatar, a Nordic energy company and Independent Power Producer (IPP),…

November 29, 2023

Ilmatar to construct a new wind farm with a long-term Power Purchase Agreement  

The Korpilevonmäki wind farm is being built in the Säkylä…

November 27, 2023

Ilmatar receives Future Workplaces certification again in 2023  

In the summer of 2023, Ilmatar conducted its second Siqni…

November 14, 2023

Ilmatar secures a milestone financing of 500 million euros to accelerate renewable energy production

Ilmatar, a Nordic energy company and Independent Power Producer (IPP),…

November 2, 2023

Project extension studies launched in Kristiinankaupunki - 18 new wind turbines?

Kristiinankaupunki’s Planning Department has unanimously approved Ilmatar’s initiative to start…

October 20, 2023

Ilmatar launches two new offshore project areas - Bothnia & Bothnia West in Finland's EEZ

The Finnish Government has granted survey permits for Ilmatar Offshore's…

October 19, 2023

Questions and Answers: Claims and Information About Solar Power

We've compiled a list of burning questions and claims about…

October 17, 2023

Another example of Ilmatar's expertise: Palma wind park completed ahead of schedule

Electricity production in Ilmatar's Palma Wind Park in Somero, southern…

October 13, 2023

Ilmatar grows in Sweden – first solar farm fully permitted and ready to be built

Knihult solar farm is the latest indication of Ilmatar’s strong…

October 12, 2023

Jäkäläkangas wind farm generates electricity – ahead of schedule

Ilmatar has commenced commercial electricity production at the Jäkäläkangas wind…

September 28, 2023

Report: Offshore wind power creates jobs and has vast regional economic impacts on Åland and…

A recent economic impact assessment conducted by Ramboll, a global…

August 22, 2023

Ilmatar has established a new intraday power trading desk 

Ilmatar is thrilled to announce a significant milestone for the…

August 16, 2023

Ilmatar appoints Juha Juntunen as Chief Operating Officer  

Juha Juntunen Juha Juntunen, 50, has been appointed as Ilmatar’s…

July 13, 2023

Ilmatar initiates tree planting work - carbon sequestration capacity of 7,200 tonnes during the lifespan…

Ilmatar and the Istutapuita.fi organization have been collaborating since 2022.

July 3, 2023

Ilmatar's hybrid farm enters commercial production – 36 wind turbines set for year end completion

Built in Alajärvi, South Ostrobothnia, Ilmatar’s hybrid farm and its…

June 28, 2023

Ilmatar builds its second hybrid solution: An energy storage facility at the Piiparinmäki wind farm

Partnering with Glennmont Partners, Ilmatar is constructing an energy storage…

June 22, 2023

Ilmatar develops a large scale solar power project in Sweden

Ilmatar is developing a solar farm with an annual electricity…

June 15, 2023

Two major solar power projects planned in Finland

Ilmatar is developing two industrial-scale solar power projects in the…

March 31, 2023

Ilmatar Offshore and Ramboll Finland expand cooperation in new offshore wind area

Ilmatar Offshorelle on myönnetty lupa merenpohjan tutkimiseen uuden 1,2 GW:n merituulivoimahankkeen puitteissa. Uusi hankealue…

March 29, 2023

Vilma Wiitakorpi-Björkman appointed as VP Communications, Marketing and Sustainability

Ilmatar is growing steadily and invests strongly in communications, marketing…

March 21, 2023

Ilmatar buys two onshore wind projects in Finland

Ilmatar has finalized the purchase of two Finnish onshore wind…

March 17, 2023

Ilmatar to hone its strategy - Electricity customers find new home with Väre

In line with its strategy, Ilmatar Energy Oy focuses on…

February 14, 2023

Ilmatar plans a 40 MWp solar farm in Finland

Plans to build an industrial-size solar farm with a total…

January 24, 2023

Commercial production starts at Humppila-Urjala wind farm

The first wind farm that adheres to Ilmatar’s new strategy…

January 12, 2023

Antti Sallila appointed as Ilmatar's Chief Financial Officer

Ilmatar Energy Oy has appointed Antti Sallila (50), as the…

January 3, 2023

Ilmatar Offshore to continue development of offshore wind power in areas outside of Vaasa and…

The Ministry of Economic Affairs and Employment (TEM) has granted…

December 16, 2022

Juha-Pekka Weckström appointed CEO of Ilmatar

The Board of Directors of Ilmatar Energy Ltd has appointed…

December 1, 2022

VAT rate reduced temporarily

Sähköön sovellettava arvonlisäverokanta muuttuu väliaikaisesti 24 prosentista 10 prosenttiin.

October 10, 2022

Ilmatar begins comprehensive seabed survey for 2.1 GW offshore wind energy project north of Åland

The Finnish energy company Ilmatar is starting a technical survey…

October 10, 2022

Ilmatar and Finsilva to develop a 200 MW wind farm in Finland

Ilmatar Energy, a Finnish company that builds and owns renewable…

October 4, 2022

Ilmatar to build Finland's largest renewable energy hybrid park

The Ministry of Economic Affairs and Employment (MEAE) has granted…

October 3, 2022

Speaker of Parliament inaugurates Finland's largest wind farm built by Ilmatar

Ilmatar, Glennmont and Metsähallitus celebrated the official inauguration of Finland’s…

September 12, 2022

Ilmatar to build 550 MW solar park in Sweden

Ilmatar Solar AB, subsidiary of Ilmatar Energy, is planning to…

September 2, 2022

Ilmatar in competition to build Åland solar park

Ilmatar has now become the fourth energy company to tender…

August 30, 2022

Ilmatar Solar AB to Build the Largest Solar Park in Northern Europe

Ilmatar Solar AB, the subsidiary of Ilmatar Energy, is planning…

July 27, 2022

Ilmatar Offshore kicks off Europe Forum in prestigious company

Ilmatar Offshore’s Regional Manager in Åland, Anna Häger is one…

July 21, 2022

Ilmatar Energy has secured financing of €144.5 million

Ilmatar has secured group level debt financing of €144.5 million…

July 20, 2022

Ilmatar partners with Istutapuita.fi – The trees planted will capture almost 7,000 tonnes of carbon…

The partnership agreement will enable Ilmatar to replace the forest…

July 8, 2022

Construction set to begin on four wind farms – 135M financing secured from AIP

Ilmatar begins construction on four wind farms in Finland, with…

July 6, 2022

Ilmatar commits to recycling the blades of all its wind turbines – wind farms nearly…

A pioneer in the wind power industry, Ilmatar commits to…

July 6, 2022

Ilmatar developing a 100+ megawatt solar power station in Loimaa

Ilmatar is looking into developing an industry-scale solar power park…

June 10, 2022

262 turbines and more than 1700 MW of onshore power in Ilmatar’s development pipeline –…

262 turbines and more than 1700 MW of onshore power…

June 9, 2022

Ilmatar Offshore celebrates Åland's 100th anniversary with new scholarship

To celebrate 100-year-old Åland and to contribute to a successful…

June 6, 2022

Ilmatar’s first solar power farm will generate electricity already in early 2023 – significant investment…

Ilmatar Energy Oy will start the construction of its first…

May 3, 2022

Anna Häger is the regional manager for Åland

Ilmatar Energy Oy has recruited Anna Häger as Regional Manager…

March 30, 2022

Ilmatar Offshore AB established on Åland to Develop Offshore Wind Energy

Ilmatar Offshore Ab has expressed its interest in developing an…

December 16, 2021

EIB invests in Finnish renewable energy

EIB signs equity co-investment in Ilmatar Energy alongside the Omnes-managed…

December 9, 2021

Q & A: Ilmatar joins Nasdaq

Ilmatar joined Nasdaq’s European Commodities market in November. What does…

November 24, 2021

Finland's largest wind farm completed in Piiparinmäki and soon to produce 1% of the country's…

Google uses most of the electricity generated by the Piiparinmäki…

August 6, 2021

Ilmatar Energy commences construction for a 216MW onshore wind farm in Finland

Ilmatar Energy continues to expand its onshore wind portfolio with…

May 19, 2021

Finnish renewable energy company Ilmatar Energy has raised €200 million in a financing round led…

Ilmatar Energy has secured €200 million new investment with Omnes…

May 12, 2021

Ilmatar Energy has secured debt financing for two wind farms totalling 73.8MW

Ilmatar Energy (‘Ilmatar’) has secured €42m of senior debt commitments…

September 29, 2020

Alajärvi wind power projects now wholly owned by Ilmatar

Ilmatar has acquired all holdings in the Möksy and Louhukangas…

July 13, 2020

Alajärvi wind power project moves forward – permits for 39 turbines become final

The Supreme Administrative Court has today confirmed the building permits…

July 6, 2020

Neste and Borealis sign long-term power purchase agreements with Ilmatar

Industrial companies Neste and Borealis have signed 10-year wind power…

March 6, 2020

Juha Sarsama appointed CEO of Ilmatar Windpower

Sarsama who joins Ilmatar from Panostaja Plc, a publicly listed…

January 22, 2020

Ilmatar to support Save Pond Hockey -events

Ilmatar is sponsoring this years Save Pond Hockey -events as…

November 4, 2019

5 reasons to switch to Finnish wind power today

Not eating meat, buying second-hand, travelling by land, giving up…

October 2, 2019

Construction of Finland’s largest wind farm launched in Kainuu and North Ostrobothnia

Ilmatar Energy has started constructing Finland’s largest wind farm…

October 2, 2019

Ilmatar is growing, our email addresses are changing

Ilmatar is growing fast, and we’re expanding our services this…

September 20, 2019

Ilmatar Energy Announces New Wind Farm, Adding New Clean Energy to the Grid

Google agrees to purchase 125 MW of electricity produced in…

September 16, 2019

We have the wind in our sails!

Say hello to the refreshed Ilmatar Wind power is a…

June 27, 2018

Omnes Capital and Ilmatar Windpower launch joint venture for Nordic wind power, compete the largest…

Helsinki, Finland & Paris, France, 27 June 2018 – – Drawing on…

March 16, 2016

Local attitudes towards wind power are more positive

In Tanja Männistö ́s Master ́s Thesis (University of Jyväskylä),…