DAILY BRIEF: Significant funding, a partnership begins, gas is supplied and a trio taste success
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DAILY BRIEF: 29 January 2020
All the daily Finnish business news that works: Isku, Spinnova and Fortum make headlines.
Sino-Finnish energy projects announced in China
Four new pilot projects between Finland’s Ministry of Economic Affairs and Employment and China’s National Energy Administration (NEA) have been announced in connection with President Sauli Niinistö’s state visit to China.
Finnish brands win awards around Europe
It has been a good week for Finnish companies Virta, Fingrid and Canatu, with all three bagging awards at the CHARGE Awards or Automotive Brand Contest.
Five for Friday: Energy Week
One-third of Finland’s total energy technology exports come from the vibrant energy cluster located in Vaasa. This is a perfect setting for Energy Week, then.
Elenia one of the best at CHARGE Awards
Electricity distribution system operator Elenia was chosen as the Best Distribution Brand during the CHARGE Energy Branding Conference held in Reykjavik, Iceland.
Finnish demo plant turns CO2 into fuel
Soletair demo plant, developed by VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland and Lappeenranta University of Technology (LUT), produces renewable fuels and chemicals using carbon dioxide.
CITYOPT project curbs energy consumption
VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland has successfully helped to reduce energy consumption as part of the international CITYOPT project, by using energy planning tools developed and piloted in Helsinki, Vienna and Nice.
GreenEnergy Finland to deliver power to Egypt
GreenEnergy Finland (GEF) will deliver a photovoltaic (PV) plant to Egyptian Technical Projects Company (TEPCO). The contract is valued at about a million euros.
Finnish research aims for negative emissions
VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland is developing combustion technologies for biomass, and the results are promising.
Finnish researchers develop more efficient microbatteries
Researchers of Aalto University in Finland have developed manufacturing method for microbatteries with organic electrode materials.