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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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Gigafactory

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EnergyVaasa Technical&Business Visit

Technical Visit

EnergyWeek

EnergyWeek

Our #fuelflexible #dualfuel engines will help modernise #powergeneration at the captive #powerplant of Flour Mills Nigeria. https://wartsi.ly/3i8uIGr

Photo © Flour Mills Nigeria @theFMNGroup #Nigeria #energytransition

Our #solarPV & #energystorage project with @RWE_UK (Hickory Park Solar) for @GeorgiaPower will be the largest application of Wärtsilä’s #GridSolv Quantum solution. https://wartsi.ly/3iTQi0r
via @SolarPowerWorld #renewableenergy

#ABB has signed a definitive agreement to divest its Mechanical Power Transmission division (Dodge) to RBC Bearings Incorporated, for $2.9 billion cash. The transaction is expected to be completed by end 2021, subject to customary closing conditions, including regulatory review.

#ABB will participate in the #DubaiEXPO 2020 as an official partner of the Swedish Pavilion and showcase its leading technology in a digital and interactive way, under the pavilion’s theme: “Co-creation for Innovation”. https://bit.ly/3iU46IG
#innovation #exhibition #digital

#ABBFormulaE brought electrifying #emobility race action to the streets of London over the weekend. It also showcased the @fia #GirlsOnTrack program, of which ABB is a global partner. Catch up here! ⚡️🏎️⚡️

#ABB and #Microsoft will expand their long-running strategic partnership with a focus on startup acceleration through a collaboration between Microsoft for Startups and #SynerLeap.
Learn more about the exciting program here: https://bit.ly/3rxTwLg

We will provide the #thrusters for two new #windfarm turbine installation vessels for China Three Gorges Corp. These ships will serve #China’s expanding offshore #windpower sector. https://wartsi.ly/3BIBBWE Photo © MARIC & Wärtsilä

#greenenergy #decarbonisation #decarbonization

🏁 A win for @alexlynnracing of @MahindraRacing, who takes his first #ABBFormulaE victory at his home #LondonEPrix! 👏👏
After a chaotic race, @nyckdevries of @MercedesEQFE leads the drivers' championship, with just two races to go, in Berlin, over August 14-15. ⚡️ 🏎️ 🇬🇧
📸: dppi

We're only hours away from race 2 of the #LondonEPrix and our ambassador and @PorscheFormulaE reserve driver @simdesilvestro tells us of the challenges that lie ahead on this unique indoor-outdoor #ABBFormulaE circuit. ⚡️🏎️ 🇬🇧
#motorsport #electricvehicles

And @svandoorne of @MercedesEQFE will start from pole position for today's second #LondonEPrix. Catch the #ABBFormulae all-electric race action from 1500 CEST! ⚡️ 🏎️ 🇬🇧
📸:dppi

How do you turn an exhibition center into an #ABBFormulaE race track to host the #LondonEPrix? ⚡️ 🏎️ 🇬🇧
@FIAFormulaE's Oli McCrudden has the answers ⬇️
#motorsport

A highlight of the #LondonEPrix weekend has been the @fia Girls on Track program, of which #ABB is global partner. Girls on Track encourages girls to study #STEM subjects and pursue careers in #motorsport. Watch our video to find out more 👇
#ABBFormulaE #morethanarace

🏁 A second win of the season and a home victory for @JakeDennis19 of @BMWMotorsport in race 1 of the #LondonEPrix 🇬🇧 takes him to within two points of the drivers' title lead. 👏👏 ⚡️ 🏎️
Tune in for more all-electric action in race 2 tomorrow at 1500 CEST! #ABBFormulaE

"I continue to be inspired by the girls who are excited about pursuing careers in motorsport," - @Susie_Wolff, team boss of @VenturiFE, & ambassador/co-founder of @fia Girls On Track program, at the #LondonEPrix. ABB is Official Global Partner of the program.
📸GOT/@VenturiFE

Congrats to @alexlynnracing of @MahindraRacing who takes pole position ahead of today’s race at the #LondonEPrix. 👏 ⚡️ 🇬🇧 🏎️
#ABBFormulaE #Motorsport #ElectricVehicles
[📸: dppi]

It's RACE DAY at the #LondonEPrix, as #ABBFormulaE gets set to compete in the UK capital for the first time since 2016 🇬🇧. #ABB ambassador @Sebastien_buemi talks us round the indoor-outdoor ExCel London track.
⚡️🏎️ #motorsports #ElectricVehicles

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