Espoo, Finland, Jan 19, 2022 – Vantaa Energy and Sumitomo SHI FW (SFW) continue their close collaboration in developing artificial-intelligence solutions for reducing the environmental impacts of energy production. As a result of a joint pilot project launched in 2020, the AI solutions are based on the utilization of process data and advanced analytics. The partnership was deepened
Global energy technology leader Sumitomo SHI FW (SFW) has entered into a collaboration agreement with China’s Shanghai Power Equipment Research Institute (SPERI) for evaluating the feasibility of LDES utilizing liquified air energy storage, CRYOBattery™, technology. Collaboration involves conducting a study with two configurations, a four (4) and an eight (8) hour storage, to determine the
From waste-to-energy to long-duration energy storage  – in just three years the SFW Innovation Program has taken us into several promising new business areas that are already yielding results. The energy industry is currently in the midst of an exciting transformation. Both old and new players alike are looking for innovative ways to transition from
SFW collaborates to accelerate the demonstration of key decarbonization technologies Espoo, Finland, November 18, 2021 — Sumitomo SHI FW (SFW) is joining HYGCEL (Hydrogen and Carbon Value Chains in Green Electrification) project with other industrial partners, each with their own parallel R&D projects. The project recently received a positive funding decision from Business Finland, with
In April 2020, eleven members from across the EU formed a consortium for the launch of BioSFerA Project. The project’s mission is to reduce the impact aviation and marine transport have on global greenhouse gas emissions and air quality, by developing innovative and high performing biofuels. The project is funded by the European Union’s Horizon

Upma Koul joins SFW from Wartsila

Upma Koul joins SFW as Vice President of Strategy and  Business Development, Energy Storage. She will be leading the development of SFW’s Energy Storage function and business globally. Upma joins us from Wartsila where she has had a long and successful career in the field of market development, sales and business development in Energy Business.
February 2, 2021, Espoo, Finland - The global energy technology company Sumitomo SHI FW (SFW) and the engineering and technology group SENER have signed an MoU to develop a Waste-to-Chemicals (WtC) process based on gasification.

Boosting local waste management

January 13, 2021, Espoo, Vaasa - Sumitomo SHI FW (SFW) and WOIMA Finland Oy (WOIMA) have signed an agreement to deliver the modular wasteWOIMA® waste-to-energy plants. SFW becomes a strategic investor in WOIMA, combining SFW’s renowned expertise in power technology, project execution and global reach with WOIMA’s innovative plant design.