06/03/15

Finnish wind park minimises harm to birdlife

An 11-turbine maritime wind farm opening this summer on Tahkoluoto island, located offshore from the city of Pori...

06/03/15

VTT’s decorative tree harvests solar energy

Solar energy can be now harvested from one’s work desk and thanks to VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland’s new...

05/03/15

Firstbeat, the Finnish secret behind teams like Manchester City

Firstbeat represents Finnish modesty at its best. The little known company provides technology used by millions...

05/03/15

Finnish investment company enters electric vehicle market

Finnish investment company Cleantech Invest is entering the electric vehicle market by investing in a German...

05/03/15

Neste Oil produces world’s greatest volume of renewable fuels from waste and residues

Last year Neste Oil produced nearly 1.3 million tonnes (1.6 billion litres) of renewable NEXBTL diesel from waste...

05/03/15

Finland ranks high in studies on women’s working life

Finland ranked fifth in a study on working life in OECD countries, according to the latest PwC Women in Work index....

04/03/15

Finnish pitching event breaks the ice

This year’s Polar Bear Pitch contest in Oulu drew a record number of international contestants. The significance of...

04/03/15

Me & MyCity to host Swedish royal couple

The Swedish royal couple are on a state visit to Finland from 3 to 5 March. One of their destinations will be Me &...

04/03/15

UPM Lappeenranta Biorefinery receives global recognition

The WBM Bio Business 2015 competition has named UPM Lappeenranta Biorefinery as the Commercial Scale Plant of the...

04/03/15

Lead Desk expands with EUR 5.5 million funding

Lead Desk, the Finnish SaaS company serving the European call center industry, has raised 5.5 million euros in its...

03/03/15

AK-Service Ltd heads west from Helsinki

AK-Service Ltd, Russia’s market leader of onboard service products, wants to make its products travel further. This...

03/03/15

Asian visitors boost tourism in Lapland

The month of February saw an unseasonably high number of tourists visiting Rovaniemi, and the trend is set to...

03/03/15

Finnish company to export solar panel factories

Areva Solar, which specialises in solar energy, is opening a solar panel plant in Salo this April. The plant will...

02/03/15

Fitting success for Icepeak on a global scale

The annual Lahti Ski Games sees the city’s iconic trio of ski jumps towering over a hub of activity that lasts for...

02/03/15

Over 200 Finnish gaming companies established since 2010

The past five years have seen over 200 games companies being established in Finland. The current total of active...