Publications, 2008-

Articles in refereed international journals

Saavalainen P, Turpeinen E, Omodara L, Kabra S, Oravisjärvi K, Yadav GD, Keiski RL, Pongrácz E. (2017) Developing and testing a tool for sustainability assessment in an early process design phase : Case study of formic acid production by conventional and carbon dioxide-based routes. Journal of Cleaner Production. In press.

Tran H, Vale R, Vale B and Pongrácz E. (2017) Is High-density Development Sustainable Urban Form? A Footprint Study of Transportation in Vietnam, New Zealand and Finland. The International Journal of Environmental Sustainability.

Lorite GS, Rocha JM, Miilumäki N, Saavalainen P, Selkälä T, Morales-Cid G, Goncales MP, Pongrácz E, Rocha CMR, Toth G (2017) Evaluation of physicochemical/microbial properties and life cycle assessment (LCA) of PLCA-based nanocomposite active packaging. LWT – Food Science and Technology. 75(January 2017): 305-315.

Ylä-Mella J and Pongrácz E (2016) Drivers and constraints of critical materials recycling: The case of Indium. Resources 5(4): 34-45.

Louis J-N, Caló A, Leiviskä K and Pongrácz E (2016) Modelling home electricity management for sustainability: The impact of response levels, technological deployment & occupancy. Energy & Building 119(2916): 218-232.

Ylä-Mella J, Keiski RL and Pongrácz E (2015) Electronic waste recovery in Finland: Consumers’ perceptions towards recycling and re-use of mobile phones. Waste Management 45(2015): 374-384.

Piñero P, Heikkinen M, Mäenpää I and Pongrácz E (2015) Sector aggregation bias in Environmentally Extended Input Output modelling of raw material flows in Finland. Ecological Economics 119(2015): 217-229.

Pongrácz E, Niemistö J, García V, Hänninen N, Saavalainen P and Keiski RL (2015) Waste-based biofuel technologies in Finland – Current research and industrial activities. Pollack Periodica 10(2): 157-172.

Piippo S, Saavalainen P, Kaakinen J and Pongrácz E (2015) Strategic waste management planning – The organization of municipal solid waste collection in Oulu, Finland. Pollack Periodica 10(2): 145-156.

Saavalainen P, Kabra S, Turpeinen E, Oravisjärvi K, Yadav GD, Keiski RL and Pongrácz E (2015) Sustainability assessment of chemical processes: Evaluation of three synthesis routes of DMC. Journal of Chemistry Article ID 402315, 12 pages, Open access: http://www.hindawi.com/journals/jchem/2015/402315/

Louis J-N, Caló A, Leiviskä K and Pongrácz E (2014) A Methodology for Accounting the CO2 Emissions of Electricity Generation in Finland. International Journal on Advances in Intelligent Systems. Vol 7 no 3&4. Open access

Piippo S, Juntunen A, Kurppa S and Pongrácz E (2014) The use of bio-waste to revegetate eroded land in Ylläs, Northern Finland. Toward a zero waste perspective of tourism in the Finnish Lapland. Resources Conservation and Recycling. 93(2014): 9-22.

Ylä-Mella J, Poikela K, Lehtinen U, Tanskanen P, Keiski R.L. and Pongrácz E. (2014) Overview of the WEEE Directive and its implementation in the Nordic countries. National realisations and best practices. Journal of Waste Management. Article ID 457372, 18 pages. Open access

Caló A and Pongrácz E (2014) The role of smart energy networks to support the application of waste-to-energy technologies. Pollack Periodica. An International Journal for Engineering and Information Sciences. 9(Supplement): 61-73.

Tomperi J, Luoma T, Pongrácz E and Leiviskä K (2014) Energy potential of biodegradable wastes in Kolari. Pollack Periodica. An International Journal for Engineering and Information Sciences. 9(Supplement):5-15.

Ylä-Mella J, Poikela K, Lehtinen U, Keiski R and Pongrácz E (2014) Implementation of Waste Electrical and Electronic Equipment Directive in Finland: Evaluation of the collection network and challenges of the effective WEEE management. Resources Conservation and Recycling. 86(May2014) 38-46.

Suopajärvi H, Pongrácz E and Fabritius T (2014) Bioreducer use in blast furnace ironmaking – Analysis of CO2 emission reduction potential and mitigation cost. Applied Energy. 124(1 July 2014): 82-93.

Reinik J, Heinmaa I, Ritamäki J, Boström D, Pongrácz E, Huuhtanen M, Larsson W, Keiski R, Kordás K, Mikkola J-P (2014) Direct CO2 sequestration onto alkaline modified oil shale fly ash. Oil Shale, 31(1): 79–90.

Pap N, Beszédes S, Pongrácz E, Myllykoski L, Gábor M, Gyimes E, Hodúr C and Keiski RL. (2013) Microwave-assisted extraction of anthocyanins from blackcurrant marc: Use of statistical experimental design. Food and Bioprocess Technology 6(10): 2666-2674. Abstract on-line

Suopajärvi H, Pongrácz E and Fabritius T (2013) The potential of using biomass-based reducing agents in the blast furnace: A review of thermochemical conversion technologies and assessments related to sustainability. Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews 25(2013) 511-528.

Niemistö J, Saavalainen P, Pongrácz E, Keiski RL. (2013) Biobutanol as a Potential Sustainable Biofuel - Assessment of Lignocellulosic and Waste-based Feedstocks. Journal of sustainable devevelopment of energy, water and environment systems, 1(2), pp 58-77, 2013, DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.13044/j.sdewes.2013.01.0005. On-line

García V, Pongrácz E, Phillips PS and Keiski RL (2013) From waste treatment to resource efficiency in the chemical industry: recovery of organic solvents from waters containing electrolytes by pervaporation. Journal of Cleaner Production. Vol. 39, Jan. 2013, 146-153.

Häyrynen P, Landaburu-Aguirre J, Pongrácz E and Keiski RL. (2012) Study of permeate flux in micellar-enhanced ultrafiltration on a semi-pilot scale: Simultaneous removal of heavy metals from phosphorous rich real wastewaters. Separation and Purification Technology 93 (2012)59-66

Pap N, Mahosenaho M, Pongrácz E, Mikkonen H, Jaakola M, Virtanen V, Myllykoski L, Horváth-Hovorka Zs, Hodúr C, Vatai Gy and Keiski R.L. (2012) Effect of ultrafiltration on anthocyanin and flavonol content of black currant juice (Ribes nigrum). Food and Bioprocess Technology: An International Journal. 5(3): 921-928.

Landaburu-Aguirre J, Pongrácz E, Sarpola A, Keiski RL. (2012) Simultaneous removal of heavy metals from phosphorous rich real wastewaters by micellar enhanced ultrafiltration.  Separation and Purification Technology 88(2012): 130-137.

Reinik J, Heinmaa I, Kirso U, Kallaste T, Ritamäki J, Boström D, Pongrácz E, Huuhtanen M, Larsson W, Keiski R, Kordás K, Mikkola J-P. (2011) Alkaline modified oil shale fly ash: optimal synthesis conditions and preliminary tests on CO2 adsorption. Journal of Hazardous Material, 196(2011): 180-186.

Landaburu-Aguirre J, Pongrácz E and Keiski RL (2011) Separation of cadmium and copper from phosphorous rich synthetic waters by micellar-enhanced ultrafiltration. Separation and Purification Technology, 81(1): 41-48 

Kvist S., Pongrácz E. and Keiski R.L. (2011) Drivers of solid waste minimization in Finnish metal engineering SMEs: The role of environmental management systems. International Journal of Environment and Waste Management Special issue on solid waste management: Part Four. 7(3-4): 356-369.

Landaburu-Aguirre J, Pongrácz E., Perämäki P, Keiski R L (2010) Micellar-enhanced ultrafiltration for the removal of cadmium and zinc; use of response surface methodology to improve understanding of process performance and optimisation. Journal of Hazardous Materials. 280(1-3): 524-534.

Pap N, Pongrácz E, Jaakkola M, Tolonen T, Virtanen V, Turkki A, Horváth-Hovorka Zs, Vatai Gy, Keiski R L. (2010) The effect of pre-treatment on the anthocyanin and flavonols content of black currant juice (Ribes nigrum L.) in concentration by reverse osmosis. Journal of Food Engineering 98(4): 429-436.

Pongrácz E (2009) Through waste prevention towards corporate sustainability: Analysis of the concept of waste and a review of attitudes towards waste prevention. Sustainable Development, Special issue: Paradigms of corporate sustainability. 17(2): 92-101.  

Pongrácz E, Turpeinen E, Raudaskoski R, Ballivet-Tkatchenko D and Keiski RL. (2009) From waste to resource for methanol-based processes. Waste and Resource Management, Proceedings of the Institution of Civil Engineers. 162(4): 215-220.

García V, Landaburu-Aguirre J, Pongrácz E, Perämäki P, Keiski R.L. (2009) Dehydration of water/dichloromethane/n-butanol mixtures by pervaporation: optimisation and modelling by response surface methodology. Journal of Membrane Science, 338(1-2): 111-118.

Kertész Sz, Landaburu-Aguirre J, García V, Pongrácz E, Hodúr C, Keiski RL. (2009) A statistical design for separation of pollutants from synthetic wastewaters by MEUF. Desalination and Water Purification 9(1-3): 221-228.

Raudaskoski R, Turpeinen E, Lenkkeri R, Pongrácz E and Keiski RL. (2009) Catalytic activation of CO2: Use of secondary CO2 for the production of synthesis gas and for methanol synthesis over zirconia containing catalysts. Catalysis Today, 144(3-4): 318-323.

García V, Pongrácz E, Muurinen E and Keiski RL. (2009) Recovery of n-butanol from high salt containing solutions by pervaporation. Desalination, 241(1-3): 201-211.

Häyrynen K, Pongrácz E, Väisänen V, Pap N, Mänttäri M, Langwaldt J and Keiski RL. (2009) Concentration of ammonium and nitrate from mine water by reverse osmosis and nanofiltration. Desalination, 240(1-3): 280-289.

Landaburu-Aguirre J, García V, Pongrácz E and Keiski RL. (2009) The removal of Zinc from synthetic wastewaters by Micellar-Enhanced Ultrafiltration; Statistical design of experiments. Desalination, 240(1-3): 262-269.

Pap N, Kertész Sz, Pongrácz E, Myllykoski L, Keiski RL, Vatai Gy, László Zs, Beszédes S, Hodúr C. (2009) Concentration of blackcurrant juice by reverse osmosis. Desalination, 241(1-3): 256-264.

García V, Pongrácz E, Muurinen E and Keiski RL. (2009) Pervaporation of dichloromethane from multicomponent aqueous systems containing n-butanol and sodium chloride. Journal of Membrane Science. 326(1): 92-102.

Turpeinen E, Raudaskoski R, Pongrácz E and Keiski RL. (2008) Thermodynamic analysis of conversion of alternative hydrocarbon-based feedstocks to hydrogen. International Journal of Hydrogen Energy. 33(22): 6635-6643.

García V., Pongrácz E., Phillips P.S., Keiski R. (2008) Factors Affecting Resource Use Optimisation of the Chemical Industry in the Northern Ostrobothnia Region of Finland. Journal of Cleaner Production16(18): 1987-1994.

Häyrynen K, Langwaldt J, Pongrácz E, Väisänen V, Mänttäri M, and Keiski RL. (2008) Separation of nutrients from mine water by reverse osmosis for subsequent biological treatment. Minerals Engineering. 21(1): 2-9.

Articles in refereed international compilations

Pap N, Pongrácz E, Myllykoski L and Keiski RL. (2014) Waste minimization and utilization in the food industry: Valorization of food industry wastes and by-products. Chapter 19 in: JK Sahu (ed.) Introduction to Advanced Food Processing Engineering. CRC Press, Taylor & Francis Group. pp. 595-630.

Caló A, Louis JN, Pongrácz E (2014) Concerning the Sustainability of Smart Grids: A critical analysis of the sustainability of current Smart Grid models and on indicators of Smart Grid sustainability assessment. Proc. 10th Int’l Conference on Autonomic and Autonomous Systems (ICAS 2014), 20.-24.4. 2014 - Chamonix, France, (Publisher: International Academy, Research and Industry Association)

Louis JN, Caló A, Pongrácz E (2014) Smart Houses for Energy Efficiency and Carbon Dioxide Emission Reduction. Proc. 10th Int’l Conference on Autonomic and Autonomous Systems (ICAS 2014), 20.-24.4.2014 - Chamonix, France, IARIA

Louis JN, Caló A, Leiviskä K and Pongrácz E (2013) Home Automation for a sustainable living – Modelling a detached house in Northern Finland. Proc. 7th International Conference on Energy Efficiency in Domestic Appliances and Lighting EEDAL’13, 11 p. Link to the proceedings

Caló A, Juuso E, Svento R and Pongrácz E (2012) Smart Energy Networks in the Northern Periphery: Development of an End-User Oriented Profiled Hybrid Micro-Grid Simulator. (Artikkeli tieteellisessä konferenssijulkaisussa). - Proceedings Mathmod 2012 Vienna, February 14-17, 2012, Vienna University of Technology. Full Papers. F. Breitenecker; I. Troch. Argesim report S38. Vienna, Argesim. 1-6. On-line

Riitta L. Keiski, Tanja Kolli, Mika Huuhtanen, Satu Ojala and Eva Pongrácz (2010)  Challenges in Catalysis for Sustainability In: Cybulski, Andrzej / Moulijn, Jacob A. / Stankiewicz, Andrzej (eds.) Novel Concepts in Catalysis and Chemical Reactors. Improving the Efficiency for the Future. Wiley-VCH, Weinheim, pp. 143-162.

Lehtinen U, Poikela K, Ylä-Mella J and Pongrácz E (2009) Examining the WEEE recovery supply chain: Empirical evidence from Sweden and Finland. Proc. of the 21st Annual Nofoma Conference. June, 11-12, 2009, Jönköping, Sweden. Herzt, S (ed.). Jönköping International Business School, Jönköping University. p. 517-531.

Kertész Sz, Landaburu-Aguirre J, García V, Hodúr C, Pongrácz E & Keiski RL (2009) Statistical experimental design for the removal of different compounds from synthetic wastewaters by Micellar-Enhanced Ultrafiltration. Annals of the Faculty of Engineering Hunedoara – Journal of Engineering (Romania) 7(4): 185-188

Pap N, Beszédes S, Kertész Sz, László Zs, Pongrácz E, Keiski RL, Szabó G and Hodúr C (2008) Pectin extraction from blackcurrant press cake. Review of Faculty of Engineering, Analecta Technica Szegedinensia. University of Szeged, Faculty of Engineering. pp.71-78.

Scientific monographs and edited volumes

Pitkäaho S, Pruikkonen H, Pongrácz E and Keiski RL (eds.) (2013) Clean air research at the University of Oulu. Proceedings of the 2nd SkyPro conference, November 12th 2013, University of Oulu, Finland, Juvenes Print Oulu.

Pongrácz E and Pruikkonen H (eds.) (2013) Water research at the University of Oulu. Proceedings of the WaRes Conference, August 15th 2013, University of Oulu. Erweko Oy.

Hiltunen L, Sipilä A, Hänninen N and Virtanen E (2011). Perunateknologian kehittäminen Karjalan tasavallassa (Development of Potato Technology in the Republic of Karelia). MTT Raportti 38, MTT Jokioinen, ISBN 978-952-487-355-0.

Pongrácz E, Hyvärinen M, Pitkäaho S and Keiski RL (2010) Clean air research at the University of Oulu. Proceedings of the SkyPro conference, June 3rd 2010, University of Oulu, Finland, Kalevaprint, Oulu.

Paukkeri A, Ylä-Mella J and Pongrácz E (eds.) (2009) Energy research at the University of Oulu. Proceedings of the EnePro conference. June 3rd 2009, University of Oulu, Finland. Kalevaprint, Oulu.

Articles in international scientific compilations

Ylä-Mella J, Keiski RL and Pongrácz E (2014) WEEE recovery in the Oulu Region, Finland: A local recovery network and consumers’ attitudes toward recycling (2014) SUM 2014, Second Symposium on Urban Mining, May 19-21, Bergamo, Italy. On-line.

Piippo S and Pongrácz E (2014) Sustainable bio-waste strategy in Finland: Case study of Oulu in Northern Finland. SUM 2014, Second Symposium on Urban Mining, May 19-21, Bergamo, Italy. On-line.

Pongrácz E (2014) Critical minerals: recycling vs. dissipative losses – The case of Indium.  SUM 2014, Second Symposium on Urban Mining, May 19-21, Bergamo, Italy. On-line.

Pap N, Pongrácz E, Myllykoski L and Keiski RL. (2014) Waste minimization and utilization in the food industry: Valorization of food industry wastes and by-products. Chapter 19 in: JK Sahu (ed.) Introduction to Advanced Food Processing Engineering. CRC Press, Taylor & Francis Group. pp. 595-629.

Saavalainen P, Pongrácz E, Ballivet-Tkatchenko D, Keiski RL (2011) Sustainability of chemical processes: Evaluation of a novel CO2-based synthesis routes of DMC. In: Proc. Sustainable development of energy, water and environmental systems, University of Zagreb, Croatia, 10 p.

Caló A, Chamilos I and Pongrácz E (2010) Energy economics and wellbeing. The 7th International Kastelli Symposium, "People in changing world", 18.-19.11.2010, Oulu, Finland. Book of abstracts, Eds. Hannele Savela, Arja Rautio, pp. 17-19.

S. Beszédes, N. Pap, E. Pongrácz, C. Hodúr and R.L. Keiski (2010) Concentration of meat processing industry wastewater by reverse osmosis and anaerobic digestion of the concentrate. Venice 2010 Symposium. Third International Symposium on energy from biomass and waste, Venice, Italy 8-11 November 2010. CD-ROM of Proceedings, ISBN 978-88-6265-008-3. 13 p.

Beszédes, S., Pap, N., Pongrácz E, Hodúr, C., Keiski, R.L. (2010) Optimization of reverse osmosis process for the purification of meat processing wastewater. Editor: Schlosser, Š., In Proceedings of the conference PERMEA 2010, Tatranské Matliare, Slovakia, September 4-8, 2010, 74–85, 2010

Landaburu-Aguirre J, Pongrácz E, Keiski RL. Response surface methodology (RSM) in the removal of zinc and cadmium by MEUF. Presented at the Membranes in Drinking Water Production and Wastewater Treatment 2008 conference, 20 – 22.10.2008, Toulouse, France.  CD-ROM, 7p.

Kertész Sz, Landaburu-Aguirre J, García V, Pongrácz E, Hodúr C, Keiski RL. A statistical design for separation of pollutants from synthetic wastewaters by MEUF. Accepted to be presented at the Membranes in Drinking Water Production and Wastewater Treatment 2008 conference, 20 – 22.10.2008, Toulouse, France, CD-ROM, 7 p.

Román E, Ylä-Mella J, Pongrácz E, Solvang WD and Keiski RL. WEEE management system – Cases in Norway and Finland. Proc. Electronics Goes Green 2008+ Conference. September 8-10, 2008, Berlin, Germany. 6 p.

Pongrácz E, Ylä-Mella J, Tanskanen P, Keiski RL. (2008) Conceptual analysis of electronic waste: Revisiting the definition of waste and the classes of waste. Proc. 23rd International Conference on Solid Waste Technology and Management, Philadelphia, PA, USA, March 30 – April 2, 2008. pp 359-365.

Ylä-Mella J, Pongrácz E and Keiski RL. (2008) Liquid Crystal Displays: Material Content and Recycling Practices. Proc. 23rd International Conference on Solid Waste Technology and Management, Philadelphia, PA, USA, March 30 – April 2, 2008.  pp. 1082-1089.

Hiltunen L, Virtanen E, Hänninen N, Tihonov E, Kuznecova N & Moskulenko, L (2008) Challenges in Potato Production in the Russian Republic of Karelia. Annals of National Institute of Research and Development for Potato and Sugar Beet (INCDCSZ), Supplement 2008. 17th Triennial Conferrence of the European Association for Potato Research, July 6-10, 2008, Brasov, Romania. Transilvania University of Brasov Publishing House, 2008.

Articles in domestic scientific compilations

Pongrácz E, Juntunen A, Louis J-N and Caló A (2014) Decarbonization of Europe by 2050: Motivation for Smart Energy Network development. Clean air research at the University of Oulu, Proceedings of the SkyPro2 Conference, November 12 2013, Juvenes Print, pp. 53-56. DOI: 10.13140/2.1.1466.6888

Saavalainen P, Pongrácz E, Ballivet-Tkatchenko D and Keiski RL (2013) Sustainability assessment of commercial and CO2-based synthesis routes of Dymethyl carbonate. In: Pitkäaho S, Pruikkonen H, Pongrácz E and Keiski RL (eds). Clean air research at the University of Oulu. Proceedings of the 2nd SkyPro Conference, pp. 67-71.

Omodara L, Saavalainen P, Pongrácz E, Turpeinen E and Keiski RL (2013) Sustainability assessment of formic acid production: Comparison of conventional and CO2-based processes. In: Pitkäaho S, Pruikkonen H, Pongrácz E and Keiski RL (eds). Clean air research at the University of Oulu. Proceedings of the 2nd SkyPro Conference, pp. 72-77.

Caló A, Louis JN and Pongrácz E (2013) The influence of electric vehicles on CO2 emissions: Challenges on infrastructure in cold climates. In: Pitkäaho S, Pruikkonen H, Pongrácz E and Keiski RL (eds). Clean air research at the University of Oulu. Proceedings of the 2nd SkyPro Conference, pp. 81-84.

Louis JN, Caló A and Pongrácz E (2013) Home automation to reduce CO2 emissions associated with energy consumption of buildings. In: Pitkäaho S, Pruikkonen H, Pongrácz E and Keiski RL (eds). Clean air research at the University of Oulu. Proceedings of the 2nd SkyPro Conference, pp. 85-88.

Mikkonen L, Rämö J, Keiski RL and Pongrácz E (2013) CO2 reduction potential of renewable energy generation at water utilities. In: Pitkäaho S, Pruikkonen H, Pongrácz E and Keiski RL (eds). Clean air research at the University of Oulu. Proceedings of the 2nd SkyPro Conference, pp. 89-91. DOI: 10.13140/2.1.3473.7283.

Landaburu-Aguirre J, Häyrynen P, Pongrácz E and Keiski RL (2013) Micellar-enhanced ultrafiltration for the simultaneous removal of heavy metals from phosphorous-rich real wastewaters. In: Pongrácz E and Pruikkonen H (eds). Water research at the University of Oulu. Proceedings of the WaRes Conference, August 15th 2013, University of Oulu. Erweko Oy, pp. 88-92.

Saavalainen P, Charan K, Pirilä M, Häyrynen P, Domingues-Ramos A, Marathe KV, Yadav GD, Irabien A, Pongrácz E and Keiski RL (2013) Sustainability assessment of arsenic removal from natural waters by adsorption. In: Pongrácz E and Pruikkonen H (eds). Water research at the University of Oulu. Proceedings of the WaRes Conference, August 15th 2013, University of Oulu. Erweko Oy, pp. 152-156.

Pongrácz E, Mikkonen L, Miilumäki N and Hänninen N (2013) Water vs. energy – Finding hidden energy potential to provide clean water. In: Pongrácz E and Pruikkonen H (eds). Water research at the University of Oulu. Proceedings of the WaRes Conference, August 15th 2013, University of Oulu. Erweko Oy, pp. 157-160. DOI: 10.13140/2.1.2253.1202.

Mikkonen L, Rämö J, Keiski RL and Pongrácz E (2013) Heat recovery from wastewater: Assessing the potential in Northern areas. In: Pongrácz E and Pruikkonen H (eds). Water research at the University of Oulu. Proceedings of the WaRes Conference, August 15th 2013, University of Oulu. Erweko Oy, pp. 161-164. DOI: 10.13140/2.1.1728.8326.

Fedorova E, Hänninen N and Pongrácz E (2013) Finnish experience in oil spill prevention and response in the Baltic Sea. In: Pongrácz E and Pruikkonen H (eds). Water research at the University of Oulu. Proceedings of the WaRes Conference, August 15th 2013, University of Oulu. Erweko Oy, pp.174-179. DOI: 10.13140/2.1.5005.6326.

Dedkov N, Ripachova R, Gorshenina E, Mikhailova O and Pongrácz E (2013) Developing an oil spill response system for the Barents Sea: Laboratory study of oil slick behavior in sea water in different weather conditions and the effect of dispersants. In: Pongrácz E and Pruikkonen H (eds). Water research at the University of Oulu. Proceedings of the WaRes Conference, August 15th 2013, University of Oulu. Erweko Oy, pp. 180-186. DOI: 10.13140/2.1.1204.5447

Pongrácz E, Saavalainen P, Ballivet-Tkatchenko D and Keiski RL(2010) Chemical utilization of CO2, sustainability assessment. In: Pongrácz E, Hyvärinen M, Pitkäaho S and Keiski RL (eds.) Clean air research at the University of Oulu. Proceedings of the SkyPro conference, June 3rd, 2010, University of Oulu, Finland. Kalevaprint, Oulu, ISBN 978-951-42-6199-2. pp. 93-96.

Hänninen N. (2010) Raakapuun kaukokuljetukset Pohjois-Suomessa 1945–1975 (Long-Haul Timber Transportations in Northern Finland, 1945–1975). in Turunen O (ed.) Metsä, ihminen, yhteisö. Vuosilusto 8. Luston tuki, Punkaharju, ISBN 978-951-97272-2-6.

Pongrácz E.; Lyth, N.; Bond, D.; Ylä-Mella, J.; Turkki, A.; Hänninen, N.; Keiski, R. and Kuittinen, V. (2009) Micro Waste to Energy Solutions for Rural Enterprise in the Northern Periphery. In: Paukkeri, A.; Ylä-Mella, J. and Pongrácz, E. (eds.) Energy research at the University of Oulu. Proceedings of the EnePro conference, June 3rd, 2009, University of Oulu, Finland. Kalevaprint, Oulu, ISBN 978-951-42-9154-8. pp. 60-62.

Pongrácz E.; Turpeinen, E.; Mäyrä, O.; Leiviskä, K. and Keiski, R. (2009) Chemical utilization of CO2 in dry reforming and methanol synthesis. In: Paukkeri, A.; Ylä-Mella, J. and Pongrácz, E. (eds.) Energy research at the University of Oulu. Proceedings of the EnePro conference, June 3rd, 2009, University of Oulu, Finland. Kalevaprint, Oulu, ISBN 978-951-42-9154-8. pp. 79-82.

Pongrácz E. (2009) CO2 – To waste or not to waste? In: Paukkeri, A.; Ylä-Mella, J. and Pongrácz, E. (eds.) Energy research at the University of Oulu. Proceedings of the EnePro conference, June 3rd, 2009, University of Oulu, Finland. Kalevaprint, Oulu, ISBN 978-951-42-9154-8. pp. 98-102.

Hänninen N. (2009) Hydropower Build-Up and Timber Floating in Northern Finland. after Second World War. In: Paukkeri, A.; Ylä-Mella, J. and Pongrácz, E. (eds.) Energy research at the University of Oulu. Proceedings of the EnePro conference, June 3rd, 2009, University of Oulu, Finland. Kalevaprint, Oulu, ISBN 978-951-42-9154-8. pp 94 -97.

Hänninen N. (2008) Puusta pitkälle - tie tervanpoltosta metsänhoitoon (From Tar Burning to Forestry). In: Nieminen A (ed.) Jokivarren savuista kasvukunnaksi. Kiiminki 150 vuotta (From Cottages by River to a Growth Center. Municipality of Kiiminki 150 Years). Kiimingin kunta/WS Bookwell Oy, Porvoo, ISBN 978-952-5748-01-7.

Diploma theses

Victor Pavlov (2014) Water Asset Utilization for Renewable Energy Generation in the Northern Periphery Region. Master's thesis. University of Oulu, Department of Process and Environmental Engineering, 30.7.2014.

Mikkonen Lauri (2013) The utilization of renewable energy potential in water utilities in Northern Finland. Master's thesis. University of Oulu, Department of Process and Environmental Engineering, 3.12.2013.

Jean-Nicolas Louis (2012) Smart buildings to improve energy efficiency in the residential sector. Master's thesis. University of Oulu, Department of Process and Environmental Engineering, 27.8.2012

Sari Piippo (2012) Municipal solid waste management in sparsely populated Northern areas. Master's thesis. University of Oulu, Department of Process and Environmental Engineering.

Ioannis Chamilos (2011) Resource efficiency in an urban context: Defining the framework of ecocities. Master's thesis. University of Oulu, Department of Process and Environmental Engineering, 14.11.2011.

Antonio Caló (2011) Assessing the potential for smart energy grids in the Northern Periphery. Master's thesis. University of Oulu, Department of Process and Environmental Engineering, 14.9.2011.

Johannes Ritamäki (2011) Waste material mediated CO2 capture and storage. Master's thesis. University of Oulu, Department of Process and Environmental Engineering, 30.5.2011.

Heidi Kauppila (2011) Jätehuollon kehittämisen strategiset suunnat ja lainsäädännöt asettamat velvoitteet kauppaketjuille (Strategic waste management planning and legislative constraints for retail chains) Master's thesis. University of Oulu, Department of Process and Environmental Engineering, 25.5.2011

Anu Kauriinoja (2010) Small-scale biomass-to-energy solutions for northern periphery areas. Master's thesis. University of Oulu, Department of Process and Environmental Engineering.

Project reports

SMARCTIC - A roadmap to a smart Arctic specialisation. (2014) Project final report. Flash version --- pdf version

Antonio Caló and Eva Pongrácz. (2014) SMARCTIC WP4 report. Smart Energy Grids

Victor Pavlov and Eva Pongrácz (2014) Overview of water services. WARES publication, University of Oulu, NorTech Oulu

Victor Pavlov and Eva Pongrácz (2014) Financial support for renewable energy implementation. WARES publication, University of Oulu, NorTech Oulu

Victor Pavlov and Eva Pongrácz (2014) Use of Public-Private-partnership instrument. WARES publication, University of Oulu, NorTech Oulu

Victor Pavlov, Lauri Mikkonen and Eva Pongrácz (2014) Best practices in water asset utilization for renewable energy generation. WARES project publication, University of Oulu, NorTech Oulu

Lauri Mikkonen, Arttu Juntunen and Eva Pongrácz (2014) Best Practices of Energy Efficiency in SMEs. 37 pages

Victor Pavlov, Antonio Caló, Jean-Nicolas Louis, Sari Piippo, Jenni Ylä-Mella, Arttu Juntunen, Elena Fedorova, Lauri Mikkonen, Jutta Petäjäjärvi, Niko Hänninen and Eva Pongrácz (2014) Ekokaupunkipeli (Ecocity gamebook - in Finnish). Greensettle project report. University of Oulu, NorTech Oulu.

Victor Pavlov, Elena Fedorova, Antonio Caló, Jean-Nicolas Louis, Sari Piippo, Jenni Ylä-Mella, Arttu Juntunen, Lauri Mikkonen, Jutta Petäjäjärvi, Niko Hänninen and Eva Pongrácz (2014) Игрa «Экогород» (Ecocity game - in Russian) Greensettle project report. University of Oulu, NorTech Oulu.

Sari Piippo (2014) Переработкатвердыхбытовых отходов (Municipal Solid Waste Management - in Russian). Greensettle project report. University of Oulu, NorTech Oulu.

Lauri Mikkonen (2014) Повышение энергоэффективности

зданий (Management of energy efficiency in buildings - in Russian). Greensettle project report. University of Oulu, NorTech Oulu.

Elena Fedorova, Kari Lampela and Niko Hänninen (2013) Finnish Experience in Oil Spill Prevention and Response in The Baltic Sea. Project report. University of Oulu, NorTech Oulu. 50 p.

Noora Miilumäki (2013) Assessing the WARES pilot communities in Northern Finland. WARES project report. University of Oulu, NorTech Oulu.

Noora Miilumäki (2013) Social Impact Assessment - Best practices in Finland. WARES project report. University of Oulu, NorTech Oulu.

Noora Miilumäki (2013) Public perceptions of renewable energy. WARES project report. University of Oulu, NorTech Oulu.

Sari Piippo (2013) Municipal Solid Waste Management in Finland. Greensettle project report. University of Oulu, NorTech Oulu.

Lauri Mikkonen (2012) Management of energy efficiency in buildings. Greensettle project report. University of Oulu, NorTech Oulu.

Lauri Mikkonen (2012) Air-ro-air energy recovery. Greensettle project report. University of Oulu, NorTech Oulu.

Lauri Mikkonen (2012) Heat pumps. Greensettle project report. University of Oulu, NorTech Oulu.

Lauri Mikkonen (2012) Energy audit in Finland Greensettle project report. University of Oulu, NorTech Oulu.

Jean-Nicolas Louis, Antonio Caló, Eva Pongrácz and Niko Hänninen (2012) Micro Energy to Rural enterprise. Technology Development and Adaptation. MicrE WP3 final report. University of Oulu, NorTech Oulu.

Eva Pongrácz (2012) Biomass and waste-to-energy technologies: Environmental Impacts Assessment. MicrE project report. (with contribution from: Louis J-N, Mikkonen L, Kauriinoja A and Ritamäki J) University of Oulu, NorTech Oulu.

Jean-Nicolas Louis and Eva Pográcz (2011) Pellet industry: a driving force for the Karelia region Greensettle project report, WP2, University of Oulu, NorTech Oulu.

Lauri Mikkonen and Eva Pongrácz (2011) Installation, safety and troubleshooting of biomass and waste-to-energy technologies. MicrE project report (with contributions from Kauriinoja A, Turkki A, Hänninen N, Caló A, Chamilos I, Louis J-N, Huuhtanen M and Keiski R). University of Oulu, NorTech Oulu.

Lauri Mikkonen and Eva Pongrácz (2011) Biomassa- ja jäte-pohjaisten energiateknologiat, laitosten asennus, turvallisuus ja ylläpitö. MicrE project report (with contributions from Kauriinoja A, Turkki A, Hänninen N, Caló A, Chamilos I, Louis J-N, Huuhtanen M and Keiski R). University of Oulu, NorTech Oulu.

Antonio Caló (2011) Smart Energy networks. MicrE project report. University of Oulu, NorTech Oulu.

Posters

Caló and Pongrácz (2011) Smart grids in Northern Periphery. The First International Conference on Smart Grids, Green Communication and IT Energy -aware Technologies. May 22-27, 2011, Venice.

Caló, Chamilos and Pongrácz (2010) Energy economics and wellbeing.The 7th International Kastelli symposium "People in a Changing World", 18-19.11.2010, Oulu

Beszédes, Pap, Pongrácz, Hodúr and Keiski (2010) RO of meat wastewater and Anaerobic Digestion of concentrate. Venice 2010 Symposium. Third International Symposium on energy from biomass and waste, 8-11.2010, Venice

Technology pages

Lauri Mikkonen (2012) Energy efficiency pages. Greensettle project

Ioannis Chamilos (2010) Waste-to-energy technology pages. MicrE project

Last updated: 16.8.2017