Implications of Finland's plan to ban coal and cutting oil use

2. kesäkuu 2017

Finland has decided to phase out coal and cut oil use by a quarter by 2030 mainly based on nuclear power and bioenergy, which constitute long-term risks not properly addressed.

Science and art

  • energy_revolution
  • Cleantech
  • Renewable_energy
  • nuclear_power
  • sustainability
  • politics
  • energyefficiency
  • energy

Otaniemi high voltage laboratory to Fortum’s use

7. huhtikuu 2017

Co-operation between the industry, researchers and students becomes closer than ever.

Campus Cooperation

Prize in Lighting Technology

23. helmikuu 2017

Mr. Heikki Pulkkinen received the Best Thesis Award of the Illuminating Engineering Society (IES) of Finland.

Honored Science and art

  • Cleantech
  • energyefficiency
  • energy_garage
  • energy

Master’s Program in Advanced Energy Solutions starts in September 2017

10. tammikuu 2017

The application period for the new program is open till 25 January 2017.

Studies

  • Advanced_Energy_Solutions
  • sustainability
  • energy

Energy sector executive Mika Anttonen named School of Engineering Alumnus of the Year

17. marraskuu 2016

Anttonen is known for his open-minded work in the energy sector for mitigating climate change.

Honored

  • Renewable_energy
  • sustainability

Researchers developed manufacturing method for microbatteries with organic electrode materials

29. maaliskuu 2016

Lithium terephthalate is a recently found anode material for a lithium-ion battery.

Press releases

150 000 Euros in ERC funding to commercialise thermoelectric materials

22. tammikuu 2016

The materials developed by Maarit Karppinen’s research group could improve energy efficiency.

Science and art Press releases

  • energy_efficiency
  • energy

New thin film materials to suit the needs of future energy technology

15. tammikuu 2016

A recent doctoral dissertation introduces the atomic layer deposition of transparent conductors.

Science and art Press releases

Aalto University's own research program presented results in Demo Day

15. tammikuu 2016

Energy Efficiency Research Program AEF is Aalto University’s unique investment to support multidisciplinary collaboration in research and teaching.

Cooperation Science and art

  • energyefficiency
  • energy

Professor of Energy Technology and Energy Economics Sanna Syri focuses on mitigating climate change

14. joulukuu 2015

The promises made by countries to reduce emissions are not sufficient to limit warming to two degrees, let alone to the 1.5 degrees.

Science and art

Satu Hassi: New energy solutions need users’ acceptance

8. joulukuu 2015

New technology and engineering solutions are not enough. The users´ point of view is very important and too often forgotten.

Science and art

  • energy

The route to high temperature superconductivity goes through the flat band

20. marraskuu 2015

Room-temperature superconductors may become reality thanks to the counterintuitive properties of electrons in “flat bands”.

Science and art

  • energy

The best theses in the energy industry were recognised at the World Energy Council Finland's Energy Day

26. lokakuu 2015

Aalto University's Valtteri Vainio won the energy technology category ”Efficient heat recovery technologies in cruiseline ships”.

Honored

  • energy

Energy Competition is here again -participate, make an impact and win!

9. lokakuu 2015

Take part in Energy Efficient and Sustainable Campus Competition, win a Tespack Solar Smartpack or 5 000€ development budget!

Cooperation Other

  • energy

Researchers developed highly accurate method for measuring luminous efficacy of LEDs

14. syyskuu 2015

The method helps discovering the most efficient lamps, which may save billions in lighting costs in the future.

Science and art

  • energyefficiency
  • energy

Professor Yrjö Neuvo received Aalto's High 5 award

4. syyskuu 2015

Professor Yrjö Neuvo, Chairman of the Digi and Energy Platform Boards, received Aalto's High 5 Research Achievement award

Honored

  • digi
  • energy

Aalto University energy researchers receive 2015 Resonate Award

4. heinäkuu 2015

Professor Mika Järvinen with his team was honored for innovation that converts a steel-manufacturing by-product into Precipitated calcium carbonate.

Honored

  • energy

Sirkku Linna appointed Development Director at Aalto University

25. kesäkuu 2015

Sirkku Linna, M.Sc. (Econ.), M.Soc.Sc., starts in her new position on 1 August 2015.

Other Press releases

  • sirkku_linna
  • Director_of_policy_and_foresight

The Academy of Finland grants funding in the field of culture and society

8. kesäkuu 2015

The Academy’s Research Council for Culture and Society has granted funding to four Aalto University’s projects.

Science and art