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EnergyVaasa - The Nordic Hub For Energy Technology

EnergyVaasa – The Nordic Hub for Energy Technology

 

EnergyVaasa is the largest energy technology hub in the Nordic countries. This has made it a world leader within different technologies, such as smart electrical solutions, sustainable energy, flexible power generation and digitalisation – to mention a few.

 

The substantial number of high-tech companies in the region makes it a fertile breeding ground for new businesses. The economy of EnergyVaasa comes from export, the proof of which lies in the remarkable 80% export rate.

 

In Vaasa, we work in unison. Local universities, energy technology companies and municipalities work intensively together on research, product development, innovation and education. No wonder the Vaasa region is regarded as the most innovative area in Finland. The energy technology industry in Vaasa has a long-established history, which has resulted in a robust form of research competence.

 

EnergyVaasa is the leading energy hub in the Nordic countries. Our mission is clear: to create more sustainable technologies for saving the planet!

 

We represent more than 160 businesses in the energy industry.

 

Interested in more hard facts?

  • EnergyVaasa consists of over 160 companies
  • Combined yearly turnover of the companies is 5 billion euros
  • Exports cover more than 80% of total turnover
  • 12,000 employees in total
  • 200 million euro spent on R&D
  • Planned investments on energy technology infrastructure worth 1.2 billion euros in the EnergyVaasa region by the end of year 2025

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EnergyWeek

EnergyWeek

We have successfully converted three Brazilian #PowerPlants to run on #NaturalGas.

The conversion, increased capacity & #ServiceAgreements will improve the efficiency, reliability & predictability of costs for these plants. https://wartsi.ly/3URNa7o | #decarbonisation

ABB E-mobility raises approx. CHF200 million in a pre-IPO private placement to support its growth journey.
Read more: https://social.abb/e-mobility-raises-approx-chf200-million
#ABB #ElectricVehicles #emobility

Why is employee stress at an all time high and engagement at work so low? @attep asks this question & more to @pa_sinyan of @Gallup.

Tune in to this #podcast now! https://wartsi.ly/3GhKNpH

#FutureofWork #JobSatisfaction

Welcome to a hybrid seminar at the University of Vaasa on Friday, 25 Nov at 12 (EET): Proactive #Law, #Legal Design and #AI: Strategies and Tools for Better Business and Better Society. The seminar is part of the Digital Economy Seminar Series.

➡️https://www.uwasa.fi/en/newshub/events/proactive-law-legal-design-and-ai-strategies-and-tools-better-business-and-better

Associate professor Miadreza Shafie-Khah from the University of Vaasa has been ranked number 1 🏆 in Finland and 184 in the world among the World’s Rising Stars of Science in 2022. Congratulations!

➡️ https://research.com/u/miadreza-shafie-khah

@MiadShafiekhah #ranking #risingstarsofscience

⚡ News, news, news! We have added some evening slots for our guided tours to visit the #Energy Exhibition during the #EnergyWeek @ETH! ⚡
Due to high demand, we offer 2 additional slots at: 7 Dec, 7-8 p.m. and 8 Dec, 7-8 p.m.

Sign up now: https://eventfrog.ch/energyweek_ethz_fuehrung

Tervetuloa Onnistumisen iltaan Vaasan yliopistoon ke 23.11. klo 18-19.30. Teemana rohkeus. Innostu yrittäjien tarinoista. Mukana yrittäjät huonekaluvalmistaja Hakolasta ja vaasalaisesta Design by HannaK'sta & professori Martti Laaksonen.

Ilmoittaudu: https://www.uwasa.fi/fi/uutishuone/tapahtumat/onnistumisen-ilta

⁉️ Did you know the iconic Maid of the Mist zero-emission Niagara Falls tour boats are all-electric, powered by #ABB?
Discover how ABB #technology helps about 1.2 million visitors per year experience the spectacular falls on the border of the US & Canada: https://social.abb/DidYouKnow

Despite the promotion of wood construction, wooden multi-storey buildings are still rare in Finland.

- Industrial wood construction should be more customer-oriented, says Jaakko Jussila, who will defend his doctoral dissertation today @univaasa.

https://www.uwasa.fi/en/newshub/news/despite-promotion-wood-construction-wooden-multi-storey-buildings-are-still-rare

As the #GlobalMercy, the #worldslargest #FloatingHospital, makes its rounds in Africa, we revisit this #podcast with host @attep & @MercyShips COO Robert Corley to talk about their incredible journey since 1978.
Tune in now: https://wartsi.ly/3XfXCan🎙️

Photo credit @MercyShips

How can we connect supply and demand across the #GreenHydrogen ecosystem? Join #ABB and our guests for our #COP27 panel “Accelerating Time to Scale: Models for Spurring Green Hydrogen Uptake.”

Register to watch the panel (then click Schedule > Nov 18): https://hopin.com/events/icc-climate-action/registration

What is the perfect combination of #EnergySaving technologies for your vessels? And how can they help improve your #CII ratings?

Read on to find out: https://wartsi.ly/3TEighe
#CarbonIntensity#decarbonisation

An external research evaluation is currently underway at the University of Vaasa. The international evaluators visited @VEBIC_UniVaasa FREESI and ICE laboratories today.

Read more about @univaasa #research and research infrastructures: https://www.uwasa.fi/en/research

Vaasan yliopistossa on käynnissä tutkimuksen kokonaisarviointi. Ulkoiset arvioijat kävivät tutustumassa yliopiston @VEBIC_UniVaasa polttomoottori- ja polttoainelaboratorioon sekä älyverkkojen FREESI-laboratorioon.

Tutustu Vaasan yliopiston tutkimukseen: https://www.uwasa.fi/fi/tutkimus

In the latest episode of the #ABB Decoded #podcast, Peter Carlsson, CEO of @northvolt, shares his company's vision to build “the world’s greenest battery – to take the #carbonfootprint of our products as close to zero as possible.”
Listen today! 🎧 https://social.abb/decoded-podcast-platform

Our first #CyberTalks event brought together seven forward-looking companies - @DraegerNews, @KONECorporation, @Outokumpu, @SandvikGroup, @storaenso, @valmetglobal & Wärtsilä - to explore the #CyberSecurity landscape.

Read on: https://wartsi.ly/3TLduP3

#CyberResilience #cyber

#InCaseYouMissedIt
Together with our #US partners @WECEnergyGroup @EPRINews @BurnsMcDonnell & #Certarus, we have succeeded with the world’s first-of-its-kind #PowerPlant fuel tests using blended #hydrogen.

👉https://wartsi.ly/3Am5m0F
via @powergenintl | Photo: CNW Group/Certarus

Buildings account for 40% of all GHG emissions. Join ABB and our guests for our #COP27 panel “Decarbonizing the Built Environment: The Role of IoT, Cloud and Artificial Intelligence.”
Register to watch: https://social.abb/icc-climate-action-registration
[>Enter Event > Recordings > Nov 15]
#smartbuildings

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