Espoo is part of a new type of international smart city innovation cluster
The City of Espoo is key player in the new Smart City Innovation Cluster (SCIC) that is formed by international companies, cities, research institutes and universities. The 100-strong member group aims to create new solutions and accelerate smart city development.
Cooperation bears sustainable fruit in Espoo — and beyond
The City of Espoo boasts a rich history in innovation. Through circular economy collaboration with Finland's leading players like VTT and Aalto University, Espoo builds resilience and adapts to global changes and creates sustainable business.
Public transport meets cycling, walking and city boats — the future of mobility in Espoo
Two fundamental developments are shaping the future of transport and mobility in Espoo. Espoo is making extensive investments in rail transport and walking and cycling. In addition, shared electric scooters, city bikes, cars and boats will be in more frequent use.
Microsoft and Fortum's Espoo data centre project will provide zero-emission district heating for 250,000 people
Microsoft and Fortum have announced a partnership in which waste heat from Microsoft's planned Espoo data centre will be converted into district heating. This is the biggest ICT investment ever in Finland.
How Espoo uses co-creation to become carbon-neutral by 2030 — new model to support sustainability and smart urban areas
Espoo is developing a new co-creation model to support the building of sustainable and smart urban areas. The model focuses on energy, mobility, and land use development — critical themes in the city’s goal to become carbon-neutral by 2030.