Finnish Retailer Anttila Plans Energy-Neutral Store

Law360, New York (December 21, 2011, 1:53 PM EST) -- Finnish home goods retailer Anttila Oy has signed an agreement with real estate developer Smith Enterprises Ltd. to build a 28,000-square-foot department store in Finland's southern city of Raisio that will have a passive energy footprint, Anttila said Wednesday.

The new Kodin Ykkönen store, which will use a minimum of energy and leverage renewable energy, will be built with construction techniques that have been used for single-family homes in Finland. It will generate as much energy as 40 homes and is set to open in the...
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