The journey by electric car #1

Picture: CC BY 2.0 Håkan Dahlström Writer: Natalia Reen This week I decided to rent an electric car in order to check the real situation with the infrastructure for electric car charging and parking. There are some first experience that should help us to develop better services in the EU-funded bIOTope project:>>>

The journey by electric car #3 – lessons learnt from Estonia

Picture: CC BY 2.0 Håkan Dahlström Writer: Natalia Reen When I tried to use PlugShare once again I suddenly realized how different Finnish infrastructure looks from, for example, Estonian. See picture on the right. Why Estonia is so advanced? ”Mitsubishi Corporation (MC) has concluded an agreement with the Estonian Government to>>>

The journey by electric car #4

Writer: Natalia Reen It would be fair to say couple of words about the car and the car services. I like the car a lot – it was the fastest accelerating car I have driven (I have not tried Tesla :-)), it behaves very good and it is reliable on>>>

The journey by electric car #2

Writer: Natalia Reen On the second day I visited Messukeskus and at the same time tried to charge my car there. It was not absolutely necessary to charge but I was interested how charging services are provided by such a big event organizer on their parking slots. No need to>>>

Joustotilat saatiin käyttöön 2016

Joustotilapalvelua testatataan vuosien 2016-17 aikana Kalasatamassa, osana Fiksu Kalasatama-hanketta. Joustotilat-hankkeen tavoitteena on saada tilan käyttö kaupungeissa joustavammaksi ja löytää tätä työtä tukemaan toimivat työkalut sekä prosessit. Joustotilat-hankkeessa hyödynnetään Flextila-palvelua, joka tarjoaa monipuolisen ja reaaliaikaisen käyttöliittymän tilavarausten hallinnointiin. Vuoden 2016 aikana saatiin Flextila-palvelun piiriin 15 erilaista tilaa Kalasataman ja Vallilan alueelta.>>>

Towards closer co-operation between Nordic Sustainable City Labs

On the 27 January 2017, Smart Kalasatama participated the pitching session of the Nordic Ideation Day. The event brought altogether 22 project ideas competing for Nordic Climate-KIC funding for their innovative ideas. For Smart Kalasatama and its partner network the day was a success, leading into grant of 15.000€ for>>>