Illustrative image of the Fortum heating plant from the direction of Ring II.

Block area for renewable energy sources and energy management

Local detailed plansLeppävaara

The plan change has been separated from the Karapelto plan change. The plan enables the construction of an air-to-water heating plant that will serve the entire Kera district in the area.

Plan name


Area number


Type of land use plan

Local detailed plan amendment


Acceptance phase


City of Espoo and private operator

Read more about the preparation and content of the plan on the project webpage in Finnish​

You can find current information about the progress of a plan on the plan webpage in Finnish. For more information, you can contact the planners. You can participate in the planning process by submitting an opinion during the preparation stage or an objection during the proposal stage.​

What are the preparation stage, public review and proposal stage? ​

You can read more about the process of detailed planning and resident participation on the page Detailed planning process in stages.(external link)

Read more about participation in planning from the page Participation is part of city planning.(external link)



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Tiina Piironen

Area Architect, Detailed planning+358 43 8246897Tekniikantie 15, Otaniemi

Tarja Pennanen

Planning Manager, Traffic and transportation planning for detailed plans+358 46 8773002Tekniikantie 15, Otaniemi

Ina Westerlund

Landscape Architect+358 40 6369256Tekniikantie 15, Otaniemi