Chemical Safety Specialist Katriina Huumonen and Legal intern Ville Rautiainen have started at Linnunmaa in January 2019. Katriina has a PhD in Environmental Sciences and Master’s degrees in Toxicology and Environmental Sciences. Her work includes compiling toxicology risk assessments and assignments related to e.g. REACH and biocides regulations. Katriina has a vast experience in research […]
Linnunmaa’s strength in the energy sector lies in combining technical and legal expertise. For instance, Energy Efficiency legislation, energy audit obligations and managing systems promoting energy efficiency are part of Linnunmaa’s areas of expertise. Moreover, Linnunmaa has experience in the energy subsidy policies and interpreting the regulation on waste incineration and co-incineration.
In addition, Linnunmaa’s services related to the field of Energy covers issues concerning energy production. Due to the environmental impacts of energy production, plenty of obligations concern energy production units. At present, the Government Decree on the Environmental Protection Requirements of Energy Production Units with a Rated Input below 50 megawatts (750/2013) is a topical regulation. For large combustion plants, the EU’s BAT Conclusions were published in august 2017. The BAT Conclusions will affect especially the air emission limits of large combustion plants. Linnunmaa offers expert help in interpreting the legislation on energy production and complying with it.