Energy efficiency and electrification are in focus at Danfoss

AT ENGINEERING TECHNOLOGY group Danfoss, the climate change is fought on two fronts: through solutions for energy efficiency and through electrification. While the latter is a necessity in reaching zero-emission levels, the former is key in the growing global urbanisation. Solutions for both megatrends can be found at Danfoss’ site in Vaasa. “It’s estimated that […] Read More

VASEK working with responsible logistics, smart cities and the circular economy

VAASA REGION DEVELOPMENT COMPANY VASEK is an expert guide along the path to becoming a regional success story. It develops strategies and creates infrastructure and networks that allow companies to be founded, become established and thrive in the region. “We are everybody’s colleague. We help companies become established, change and grow”, CEO Stefan Råback says. […] Read More

Merinova prepares 60 projects a year for the energy cluster

TECHNOLOGY CENTRE Merinova celebrated its 30th year in business in 2019. The company, owned by companies in the Vaasa energy cluster, regional cities, municipalities, universities and schools, is one-of-a-kind in Finland. Merinova’s expertise lies in energy technology and its business is formed by two operations: professional services and project development. “We bring companies and universities […] Read More
Kvarken Council

Kvarken Council has an impressive track-record of making bold ideas come true

ABOUT TEN YEARS AGO, few people believed that a new ferry between Vaasa in Finland and Umeåin Sweden was anything but an unrealistic dream. However, a couple of years later, the construction of the innovative and sustainable new ferry started. One of the initiators of this successful project was Kvarken Council, a cross-border cooperation association. […] Read More