Cleantech Finland & Solved.fi, Santtu Hulkkonen, Cleantech Finland
CLEANTECH FINLAND& SOLVED.FIVisit of Minister of State Ms. Lakshmi Panabaka, Member of Parliament (MP), Ministry ofPetroleum & Natural Gas, to Finland on 12-14 June with the Indian business delegationSanttu Hulkkonen, Executive DirectorCleantech Finland, June 12th 2013, Helsinki.
In Finland,we have few natural resources, and a climatethat makes agriculture an extreme sport.But we do have people. People who are used toworking together – and trying new things.Things like...
This is what happens, when you give freehigh quality education to the naturally curious – andyou drop the uniforms and hierarchy.Finnish teens rankamong the highestin learning points ina study involving 60countriesInvestment percapita in publicresearch,development &innovation ishighest in the world
Source: The World Economic ForumBut is economic competitiveness compatiblewith environmental sustainability?Past ten yearsFinland hasbeen ranked3 times #1
CLEANTECH FINLAND, EXPERTISEEnergyefficiencyBioenergy& windCleanindustrialprocessesIn Finland the cleantech sector includes about 2,000 enterprises and it is highlydiversified. The national objective is to develop the sector into a new cornerstoneindustry. Finnish cleantech companies are already global leaders in energy efficiency,clean industrial processes and bioenergy.RecyclingConsultancyAir protectionWastemanagementWater resourcesmanagementMeasuring, analysis,automationMarketgrowth rateMarket sizeThe size of the ball is equivalent to market position of the Finnish companies in the global markets.
CASE CHP, DISTRICT HEATING/COOLING:Finland is the ‘Model for the World in CombinedHeat & Power (CHP) and District Heating & CoolingSource: International Energy Agency (IEA)
CASE SOLID BIOMASS:The World’s Largest Biomass-fired PowerPlant, Alholmens Kraft (boiler steamcapacity of 550 MWth)
CASE BIO-FUELS:The World’s Largest Renewable Diesel plant,NExBTL plant in Singapore(production capacity of 800 000 t/a)
CASE WASTE WATER:Construction & re-construction of most modernWastewater Treatment Plants in major citiessuch as St. Petersburg & Budapest
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New generation bio-fuelsWood/non-wood based, by-products from variousindustriesEnergy efficiencySmart gridBio-economyBio-energy, woodconstruction, new renewablematerialsMOST PROMISING INNOVATIONS