GE Healthcare announced 30 January 2015 that it would create a hub for the development of medical data transfer technology in Vallila, Helsinki. The total sum of the investment that will span over a period of three years is EUR 28.5 million. Tekes will support GE’s research programme with EUR 10 million in fundi
Domestic electricity generation is insufficient to cover consumption during peak demand currently and in the future. The completion of Olkiluoto 3 will increase the capacity at the end of the decade, but electricity must be imported to Finland during cold winters. This is pointed out in Pöyry Management Consulting Oy's report which was published on 27 January 2015.
More than 10 eligible applications were submitted by the deadline to the international design competition for a biorefinery being organised by the MEE. The combined value of the applications was about 1.5 billion euros.
The Ministry of Employment and the Economy and the Ministry for Foreign Affairs have today signed a letter of intent concerning the picking of wild berries with several berry industry companies.