There is
no sustainable future and good life without smart energy

Smart Otaniemi is an innovation ecosystem that connects experts, organisations, technologies and pilot projects. It brings the building blocks of a smart future together. Here, we’re working on world changing ideas for smart energy that will be both sustainable and commercially successful.

Smart Otaniemi offers you

Global partners with similar interest around the same topic

Access to the forerunner team for energy and co-creation activities

Gateway to end-to-end pilots solving real research and business challenges

Going on

Smart Otaniemi Open Doors Day 12.3.2020

Come and meet our experts – this is your chance to discuss, comment and ask questions! Register as soon as possible, or on Wednesday 4 March at the latest!

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TRA2020 in Helsinki 27-30 April 2020

The largest European Research and Technology Conference on transport and mobility, TRA, will be held in Helsinki 27-30 April 2020. The conference brings together the experts from around the world to Helsinki to discuss the newest innovations and the future of mobility and transport. Read more here or go directly to conference webpage!

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Smart Otaniemi Open Clinic 21.1.2020

In this Open Clinic we are drafting the outlines of a pilot data platform – join us on Tuesday 21 January and bring your best ideas along! Read more and register in.

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Blog

Challenges and solutions for smart grid – addressing the value of solutions for operational reliability

Reliable electricity supply is essential for the modern interconnected society. The digitalization is quickly changing the energy landscape. The electricity grids are becoming “smart” and this transition will introduce a variety of novel technologies that could help the network operators in their efforts to improve the operational reliability of the electric power system. However, the real impact and the value of such solutions to the network asset owners, operators, contractors and maintenance service providers is anything else but easy to calculate.

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News

Preliminary findings from a building level intelligence pilot

Possibilities of buildings to offer flexibility for electricity markets and local power balancing are studied in Building level intelligence pilot. Researchers from VTT and Aalto University gave us a peek to the preliminary findings of the pilot.

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TURN YOUR BOLD IDEAS INTO REAL SERVICES

Smart Otaniemi is ready for your smart energy ideas to make them real. Currently, we are working with these pilots.

Silent Refuse Truck

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Operational reliability in smart energy systems

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Local Flexibility Market

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Pilot integration

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Aggregator business models

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Building level intelligence

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New piloting phases

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Novel integration of prosumers and hybrid energy systems

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Underground thermal energy storage

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Platforms & Connectivity

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Smart EV charging

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Enabling Technologies: AI & DLT/Blockchain

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JOIN TO MAKE ENERGY SMARTER

The journey of Smart Otaniemi is continuing. What is your idea for the next break-through in smart energy? The next piloting phases are starting. This is your access point to the Finnish energy excellence!

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