The feed-in tariff system for wind power now extends to projects in the Åland Islands.
Log holiday home village in Imatra is being jointly developed by Finnish and Russian-owned companies.
13.06.2013 | Samsung opens R&D Center in Finland
The South Korean mobile phone giant Samsung is establishing a research and product development unit in Nokia’s backyard in Espoo.
13.06.2013 | Finland’s FIMECC offers world class R&D platform
The Finnish Metals and Engineering Competence Cluster (FIMECC) is an innovation platform that also benefits international companies operating in Finland.
12.06.2013 | Finnish AutoMine system wins engineering award
Automated loading and hauling system brings many benefits for the mining industry.
11.06.2013 | Finland powers high tech manufacturing at Tampere.
Manufacturing Performance Days event in Tampere brings together industry over 400 manufacturing industry experts for three days of high-level presentations and discussions. Invest in Finland is a partner in the Manufacturing Performance Days (MPD) event held this week in Tampere. The theme of this year’s MPD is Sustainable Growth.
Finland is sitting on a metaphorical gold mine because of the quantity, timeliness and quality of the data collected, according to EHTEL.
Finland has succeeded in ensuring energy security, reduced dependence on fossil fuels, and has integrated well with the Nordic energy market.
Swedish company believes that demand for limestone-based products is increasing for cleantech applications.
06.06.2013 | Fiksu opens European R&D headquarters in Helsinki
Fiksu Inc has announced the opening of a dedicated European R&D Headquarters based in Helsinki, Finland. The office will support the company’s worldwide growth and enable geographic proximity to a growing client base in Europe.
Finland’s biogas sector will benefit from a new law that will stop the dumping of biowaste in landfill sites in 2016.
Finland is one of the safest places in the world according to the 2013 Aon Political Risk Map.
04.06.2013 | Helsinki becomes international game industry hotspot
A fifth of the game industry’s employees come from outside Finland and international game companies are now looking to establish offices in Helsinki.
Cold climate wind energy has huge potential, according VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland.
City of Akron views Turku as a good entry point for American companies to Northern Europe, Eastern Europe, and the Russian market.
Finnish-built passenger ship Viking Grace wins awards, Rolls Royce wins major contract, and Okmetic leads major EU research project.
31.05.2013 | Talking People doubles its staff in Finland
Swedish-owned company establishes new outsourced telesales and customer services unit in Salo.
30.05.2013 | Finland offers the cheapest electricity in Europe
Industrial consumers in Finland have the lowest electricity price in the EU, while Finnish households enjoy the cheapest electricity in terms of purchasing power.
30.05.2013 | Finland’s emissions at lowest level since 1990
Finland’s total greenhouse gas emissions in 2012 are estimated to be almost 5% lower than required by the Kyoto protocol.
29.05.2013 | Endomines shares listed on NASDAQ OMX Helsinki
Mining company expects listing to attract private and institutional investors in Finland.
28.05.2013 | Council for Foreign Investors launched in Finland
The Finnish government wants to learn more from the international companies operating in Finland.
Up to 200,000 people are expected to visit the unique eco-friendly building in the Nuuksio National Park.
27.05.2013 | Passive houses attract growing interest in Finland
New construction companies and increasing awareness about energy efficiency are changing the house building industry.
24.05.2013 | DB Schenker builds new terminal in Finland
Transportation and logistics services provider DB Schenker, a business unit of Germany’s Deutsche Bahn, is investing 53 million euros in a new terminal in Vantaa, Finland.
24.05.2013 | Finnish solutions for Moscow’s residential buildings
Study by VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland shows how even minor repairs can achieve major energy savings.
Modernization of Sartorius Biohit Liquid Handling Oy’s factory in Kajaani will set production line standards throughout the Sartorius Group.
23.05.2013 | Finnish invention helps prevent cardiac problems
Pocket device Beat2Phone records ECG and communicates with smartphones through an Android application.
22.05.2013 | Finnish company Valtra develops biogas tractor
Dual Fuel system means that the tractor can use both biogas and diesel as fuel, cutting greenhouse gas emissions.
Major renovation, expansion and construction projects are evidence of the continued popularity of shopping centres among Finnish consumers.
20.05.2013 | Finland is bringing wind power know-how from Spain
Business opportunities in Finland interest wind power companies.
The top managers of foreign-owned companies operating in Finland are satisfied with country’s business environment, according to a new survey.
New regulations define the minimum requirements for energy efficiency during renovation and alteration work.
26.03.2013 | Biorefinery boom starting in Finland
Finnish companies St1, Green Fuel Nordic, Vapo, Fortum and UPM are planning new biorefineries for the production of biofuels for traffic.
Finland’s dynamic start-up and innovation culture, excellent education system and open source attitude create a base for global success stories.
Online shopping in Russia is growing at an estimated annual rate of 30% but few Finnish companies are tapping into the huge market.
Canadian mining company views latest discovery as highly promising.
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