Lahti Corporate Cleantech Venture Day brought together over 200 corporate, investor and small and medium enterprise representatives to discuss the role of corporations in cleantech business. Gaia’s report ordered by LADEC for the conference participants analyzes how corporations can boost cleantech innovations and cleantech startups. A win-win situation is possible.
Finnish Government Report on the Future, a unique effort to examine Finland’s future challenges and prospects, has been published. The report focuses on well-being through sustainable growth within a time-frame that extends to 2030. The Government Report on the Future is submitted to the Finnish Parliament once during each electoral period.
Gaian selvitys puoltaa Hämeenlinnan Verkatehtaalle rakennettavan Paviljongin energiaratkaisuksi maalämpöä. Innopark Programmes Oy:n ja Kulttuuri- ja kongressikeskus Verkatehtaan tilaamalla selvityksellä haettiin edullista ja mahdollisimman ympäristöystävällistä energiavaihtoehtoa.
Having followed the discussion on energy and climate issues for a long time, I have noticed that roughly 80 % of the discussion focuses on energy production and the remaining 20 % on energy consumption. Almost nobody talks about what happens between the production and the consumption, that is, how we can ensure that we have enough energy to consume precisely at the time when we need it. In my opinion, energy distribution systems will play a key role in the future low-carbon economy.