SCA and St1 form partnership to produce renewable fuels

Wigge & Partners has advised SCA in relation to a planned partnership with the energy company St1 for the purpose of developing large-scale production of tall oil based commercial biofuels.

The aim of the partnership is to construct a new facility to produce advanced renewable fuels from tall oil with a capacity of 100 000 tons per annum. Construction of the new facility, subject to permission process and final approval from both companies, is expected to cost around 500 MSEK to build and is planned to be operational in 2021.