Production in 2022

Pohjolan Voima produces about a fifth of all electricity generated in Finland. In 2022, we produced 12.2 TWh of electricity and 3.1 TWh of heat.

Electricity consumption in Finland in 2022 amounted to 82 TWh. Finnish electricity production totalled 69 TWh, while net imports into Finland amounted to 12,5 TWh.

Producer of electricity and heat

At the end of 2022, Pohjolan Voima´s total electricity production capacity was 2,041 MW. Our total heat production capacity was 1,264 MW. 

In 2022, 97% of our electricity production was carbon neutral. Electricity production forms in Pohjolan Voima’s portfolio that are considered to be carbon neutral are hydropower and nuclear power, as well as electricity produced with carbon-neutral wood-based fuels and recyled biofuels in thermal power plants.

Of the total electricity production, 12.2 TWh

  • Nuclear power amounted to 9.3 TWh
  • Hydropower to 1.7 TWh
  • CHP to 1.2 TWh

In 2022, 80% of our heat production was carbon neutral.

See also: Pohjolan Voima annual report 2022

Pohjolan Voima’s production capacity on 31 December 2022