eChargie electrifies e-vehicle charging business

September 26, 2019

To motivate people to buy electric vehicles, you need to make charging readily available and hassle-free. Finnish startup eChargie has made this its mission.

Google invests additional EUR 600 million in Finland, signs wind power purchase deals

September 20, 2019

Technology giant Google has announced it will invest 600 million euros in the Hamina data centre and an undisclosed amount in two Finnish wind power projects with a total capacity of 250 megawatts.

Teraloop secures EUR 2.4 million grant

March 29, 2019

Finnish startup Teraloop has secured an EU Horizon 2020 grant of 2.4 million euros for its energy storage technology pilot.

Hoop rolls out sustainable scooter-share scheme

March 20, 2019

Move over cars, here come electric scooters. Finnish startup Hoop has made them more durable, sustainable and city-friendly.

Nopia Ride gives a lift to clean electric journeys

November 14, 2018

Urbanisation takes more and more of us into growing megacities, where mobility poses an ever-increasing issue. Nopia Ride wants to help people go to places without adding to smog and pollution.

Q-Yachts electrifies the boating community

October 16, 2018

Finland’s Q-Yachts has made a global splash with its all-electric day cruiser, the Q30.

Axco-Motors joins Danfoss

September 5, 2018

Finnish company Axco-Motors has been acquired by Denmark-based multinational company Danfoss.

Fortum first: e-vehicles receive high-powered charge in Sweden

August 24, 2018

Fortum Charge & Drive has opened Sweden’s first high-power charging (HPC) station for electric vehicles, located in Kristinehamn.

Plugit Finland wants to power cars worldwide

May 29, 2018

The Finnish company aims to be at the forefront of the rapidly expanding industry of electric transport.

Fortum gives Norway a high-power charge

April 11, 2018

Fortum Charge & Drive, in cooperation with Reitan Convenience, has opened the first high-powered charging station in Norway in a push to complete the first high-power charging corridor between Oslo, Stockholm and Helsinki by the end of 2018.

Arcteq powers up electricity networks

August 1, 2017

Smart grids are facing considerable change worldwide. Finnish protection relay and smart grid expert Arcteq has what it takes to benefit from the transformation.