Latest Issue
Windtech International March April 2024 issue






VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland has joined forces with Lappeenranta University of Technology and the Finland Futures Research Centre at the University of Turku in the launch of a development project for a new energy system and its associated business sector in Finland.

The NEO-CARBON ENERGY project, targeting the storage of solar and wind energy, has been granted strategic funding by Tekes (the Finnish Funding Agency for Innovation). Total budget of the project is € 7 million. Tekes has granted a funding of € 5 million for 2014-2016. This multidisciplinary research project focuses on the operating principles, technologies and social impacts of the system. It aims to generate a view of the needs of an emission-free energy system primarily based on solar and wind power, the system's business opportunities and its societal implications. The project is divided into three parts: futures research related to global challenges and energy systems; the development of energy systems, and the enhancement of competencies related to the development of energy storage technologies.

Use of cookies

Windtech International wants to make your visit to our website as pleasant as possible. That is why we place cookies on your computer that remember your preferences. With anonymous information about your site use you also help us to improve the website. Of course we will ask for your permission first. Click Accept to use all functions of the Windtech International website.