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Solnet Green Energy - Reducing the electric costs and gaining tax benefits with solar energy as a Service

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Solar energy will be one of the keys in achieving sustainable energy production. That’s why we need doers like Solnet Green Energy – a cleantech company which enables large scale utilization of solar electricity in companies infrastructure.

– We are not reinventing the wheel, we are fine tuning the engine to bring investors security and the highest return on investments, as well as help them in achieving sustainability targets, describes Arttur Kulvik, a Co-founder of the Solnet Green Energy.

Kulvik has experience from wide...

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Nordic 247 disrupts the cooling industry with an electrically powered innovation not considered possible

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The refrigeration industry is probably the most boring industry there is because no radical innovations occur. The technology has stayed the same, based on a compressor that compresses a liquid refrigerant, starts Veli Eloranta, the CEO of Nordic 247 Services.

– I wanted to see if things could be done in accordance with green practices. As I am an engineer’s son, I’m always intrigued by alternative ways of doing things so I wanted to create a cooling unit that doesn’t utilize compressors at all.

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Sulapac - Plastic waste problem drives cosmetics manufacturers to move towards biodegradable packaging

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Highlights from our Network – GCCA Later Stage Award 2017 Top 10 company Sulapac has created a fully biodegradable premium eco-packaging  

A truckload of plastic waste ends up into the oceans every minute. If this information made you feel uncomfortable, it is exactly what happened to Suvi Haimi and Laura Kyllönen, two Finnish biochemist researchers who swapped their academic careers to entrepreneurship.

– We both use ecological cosmetics in our everyday life and wondered, why on earth even ecological products were sold in plastic packaging, says Suvi...

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Altum Technologies solves a global fouling problem worth billions

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Highlights from our Network - Cleantech Venture Day pitching company and Slush 100 winner Altum Technologies uses high-power ultrasound to remove fouling from industrial equipment

The annual technology and startup event Slush is particularly well known for its pitching contest that requires iron nerves, the ability to summarize the essential quickly and above all, an innovation of great worth. This year, the winner of the Slush 100 Showcase was Altum Technologies, a company founded in May 2016 to radically increase energy efficiency and uptime of process...

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Biolan - The next level of recycling biowaste with an IoT-enhanced compost

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Composting is a traditional practice of returning your household foodstuff or other biowaste back to the soil naturally and for modern people it’s not just practical but also an easy way of reducing one’s environmental load. Since composting goes well with today’s green values it’s not surprising that there will soon be an enhanced version of the traditional model.

Biolan Ltd, a company known for their environmental products, is currently building an intelligent composter that utilizes advanced IoT-technology. As part of the...

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