24.4.2018 News

Arctic 5 collaboration in energy continues

A joint agreement on a Joint Arctic Agenda was signed in 2016 between University of Oulu, Luleå University of Technology, the Arctic University of Norway in Tromso and the University of Lapland.

21.12.2017 News

'Smart Energy networks 2050' project featured on the webpage of Academy of Finland

Our project, Smart Energy Networks 2050 is featured on the webpage of the Academy of Finland.

8.10.2017 News

Research highlight: Quantifying the CO2 emissions of electricity in real time

Decarbonising the European economy is a long-term goal in which the residential sector will play a significant role.

6.9.2017 News

New project in Circular Economy started

Energy and Environmental Enginering is partner in a new consortium project titled Transition Pathways Toward Circular Economy (TRANSCIRC), funded by the Academy o

14.8.2017 News

Research highlight: Sizing a rooftop solar PV installation for the Linnanmaa campus

The Energy and Environmental Engineering Research Unit made a study for a solar PV array on the rooftop of the University of Oulu's Linnanmaa campus.

7.8.2017 News

'Sustainable energy for urban households in Hanoi' seminar was a huge success in Vietnam

A training seminar on sustainable energy has been co-organized by Energy and Environmental Engineering with the Institute for Human Settlements (IHS) and the Vietnam Institute for Urban and Rural P

3.5.2017 News

Research highlight: The criticality of indium has to be addressed at the design phase of electronics

Raw material criticality studies are receiving increasing attention because an increasing number of metals, performing essential functions in electronics, low-carbon energy and transport technologi

11.4.2017 News

Funding received for the Arctic Preparedness Platform for Oil Spill and other Environmental Accidents (APP4SEA) project

The Northern Periphery and Arctic (NPA) programme has granted funding for APP4SEA (Arctic Preparedness Platform for Oil Spill and other Environmen

17.3.2017 News

Winter school on Energy Transition in the North supports Arctic collaboration in energy research and education

The Winter School on Energy Transition in the North was organized during 13.-17.3.

3.3.2017 News

FREED is offering 180 000 euros funding for energy innovations

The FREED project is inviting applications from companies to develop innovative energy technologies.

7.2.2017 News

Arctic Universities' joint cross-disciplinary PhD Winter School on Energy Transition in the North

Energy and Environmental Engineering Research Unit is co-organizing a cross-disciplinary winter school for PhD students on Energy transition in the North.

1.2.2017 News

FREED mapped energy innovation needs in the NPA region

During the first year of the Funding Resources for Innovation in Energy Enterprise Development (FREED) project, the energy innovation needs of the Northern Periphery and Arctric region were mapped.

1.2.2017 News

Will smart buildings help us to tackle climate change?

Residential buildings consume approximately 20% of the total primary energy use in Europe. In Finland, the residential sector uses 35% of total electricity consumption.

25.5.2016 News

2 million euros funding for the FREED project

On 11th September, the Northern Periphery and Arctic (NPA) Programme's Monitoring Committee decided to approve funding for our FREED project.

25.5.2016 News

New NPA-funded RECENT project has started

The Northern Periphery and Arctic (NPA) programme 2015-2020 has granted funding for RECENT project (Renewable community empowerment in Northern territories), which is led by International Resources

25.5.2016 News

Academy of Finland funding for smart energy networks research

Smart energy networks can in the future contribute to reducing the carbon footprint of energy generation.

8.1.2014 News

'Greensettle results in Karelia' -seminar has been held

The third Greensettle seminar was organised in Kostomuksha on 10th of December.

11.10.2013 News

The first GREENSETTLE investment finalized in Kalevala

As part of the GREENSETTLE project, two investments are realized in the Republic of Karelia, Russia. The first investment is the demonstration of insulation to saveon heating costs.

14.12.2012 News

NorTech Oulu mukana kehittämässä PK-yritysten energiatehokkuutta

Marraskuun viimeisenä viikkona järjestettiin Petroskoissa Karelia ENPI -ohjelmasta rahoitettavan hankkeen kick off -tilaisuus, jonka tavoitteena on lisätä PK-yritysten kilpailukykyä energiatehokkuu

14.12.2012 News

WARES-hanke käynnistynyt

EU:n Pohjoinen periferia -ohjelmasta (NPP) rahoitettava WARES-hanke on käynnistynyt.

27.11.2012 News


Maaliskuussa 2011 käynnistyneen Green Cities and Settlements - sustainable development in border areas -hanke on edennyt ripeästi toisena toteutusvuotenaan.

27.11.2012 News


Kesäkuussa käynnistyneen Oilspill-hankkeen kick off-tapaaminen järjestettiin syyskuussa Murmanskissa.