June 2, 2022

Modernization of reactive power compensator with Aurora Tornio supports energy efficiency in steel plant in Tornio

Merus Power agreed with Aurora Tornio to modernize its 70 MVar static reactive power compensator. The compensator will be delivered to the Outokumpu steel plant in Tornio and installations will commence in the second half of 2023. Industry electricity grid partner, Aurora Tornio, aims to reduce its customers’ carbon footprint by improving power quality and energy efficiency.

“Merus Power is a knowledgeable and professional partner, and we have many years of experience in the electricity compensation needs of the metal industry. Our devices are reliable and withstand the demanding conditions of the metal industry. Our systems are optimized to compensate for industry-specific power quality challenges. We are very pleased to be able to boost energy efficiency and support sustainable development in domestic steel industry together with our partners.” says Kari Tuomala, CEO of Merus Power.

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