Flexens https://flexens.com Mon, 16 Dec 2019 15:49:50 +0000 en-GB hourly 1 https://flexens.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/cropped-favicon-32x32.jpg Flexens https://flexens.com 32 32 Successful first year and start of a new Energy Decade https://flexens.com/successful-1-year-and-energy-decade/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=successful-1-year-and-energy-decade https://flexens.com/successful-1-year-and-energy-decade/#respond Mon, 16 Dec 2019 15:29:57 +0000 https://flexens.com/?p=1742 Read more]]> About Flexens first year as start-up can be said that it has been nothing less than a success! Winning the Growth Engine Competition at Business Finland, initiating several pilots within our demo platform Smart Energy Åland and adding to that our team expanded.As we head into a defining decade for mankind, the countdown for reaching the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals by cutting greenhouse gas...

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Clean and Renewable Energy in the European Green Deal https://flexens.com/clean-and-renewable-energy-in-the-european-green-deal/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=clean-and-renewable-energy-in-the-european-green-deal https://flexens.com/clean-and-renewable-energy-in-the-european-green-deal/#respond Thu, 12 Dec 2019 08:19:10 +0000 https://flexens.com/?p=1730 Read more]]> On the 11th of December the European Commission’s president, Ursula von der Leyen, announced the EU adoption of a Green Deal. This means that the member countries will collectively strive to create the first climate-neutral continent. In her speech to the press, president von der Leyen highlighted that the time for renewable energy sources (RES) and the benefits it reaps has come...

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Fourdeg AI system heats school – part of Smart Energy Åland https://flexens.com/fourdeg-ai-system-heats-school-part-of-smart-energy-aland/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=fourdeg-ai-system-heats-school-part-of-smart-energy-aland https://flexens.com/fourdeg-ai-system-heats-school-part-of-smart-energy-aland/#respond Fri, 08 Nov 2019 16:37:56 +0000 https://flexens.com/?p=1704 Read more]]> As a part of Flexen’s Smart Energy Åland project, a high-tech temperature control system is to be installed in Vikingaåsen elementary school in the municipality Jomala, located on the Åland Islands.– Using artificial intelligence (AI) the heating can be predicted and optimized for each individual room, says Mr. Markku Makkonen, CEO of the Finnish company Fourdeg. The system “Fourdeg Smart Heat”...

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Hydro power as underground batteries https://flexens.com/hydropower-as-underground-batteries/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=hydropower-as-underground-batteries https://flexens.com/hydropower-as-underground-batteries/#respond Wed, 10 Jul 2019 09:37:35 +0000 https://flexens.com/?p=1478 Read more]]> In late June, Flexens CEO Berndt Schalin, was invited to participate in a panel discussion at the Politician’s Week at Almedalen, Sweden, regarding local storing solutions of renewable energy. The panel discussion host, Pumped Hydro Storage, is a new and promising tech company in Sweden, specializing in hydroelectric pumped-hydro storage.Using old mine shafts, Pumped Hydro Storage uses excess...

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Flexens Winner in Growth Engine Competition https://flexens.com/elementor-1454/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=elementor-1454 https://flexens.com/elementor-1454/#respond Thu, 20 Jun 2019 10:53:37 +0000 https://flexens.com/?p=1454 Read more]]> For the 2nd time, Business Finland organized a growth engine competition. The aim was to find the best ideas within business ecosystem operators in different sectors, with ideas that will generate at least one billion euros worth of innovation-driven new business, exports and investments in Finland. To those who could present the best ideas, Business Finland offered a subordinated loan to develop...

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Flexens enters the next phase https://flexens.com/flexens-enters-the-next-phase/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=flexens-enters-the-next-phase https://flexens.com/flexens-enters-the-next-phase/#respond Tue, 21 May 2019 06:51:12 +0000 https://flexens.com/?p=1414 Read more]]> The company board welcomes Mr. Timo Rajala, as chair of the board of Flexens Oy Ab. Mr. Rajala is highly experienced within the energy industry and its evolving business models. With a background as CEO for Pohjolan Voima Oy (PVO) and several board positions in both large and innovative small companies in the sector, he brings a large pool of knowledge and experience to the table.

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Flexens presenting at Energy for Smart Mobility Conference in Marseille https://flexens.com/flexens-presenting-at-energy-for-smart-mobility-conference-in-marseille/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=flexens-presenting-at-energy-for-smart-mobility-conference-in-marseille https://flexens.com/flexens-presenting-at-energy-for-smart-mobility-conference-in-marseille/#respond Tue, 07 May 2019 06:30:09 +0000 https://flexens.com/?p=1395 Read more]]> Flexens CEO Berndt Schalin gave a presentation in the mid of March, at the International Energy for Smart Mobility in Marseille, France. – Flexens is gaining international attention, with a lot of focus given to the Finnish innovations and technologies within renewable energy, says Berndt Schalin, CEO On Thursday, March 14th, Flexen’s CEO Berndt Schalin held a presentation at the Energy for Smart...

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A new member to our team https://flexens.com/a-new-member-to-our-team/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=a-new-member-to-our-team https://flexens.com/a-new-member-to-our-team/#respond Fri, 03 May 2019 10:41:21 +0000 https://flexens.com/?p=1380 Read more]]> Flexens and Smart Energy Åland’s new communicator Anna Häger will initially take on her assignment and responsibilities alongside with her studies in Master of Science in Sustainable Development at Linköping University, Sweden. – Already during my first year of study, I was passionate about exploring the seemingly endless possibilities that can be found within sustainable and fossil-free energy...

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FLEXe DEMO and CEMBioFlex final report now available https://flexens.com/flexe-demo-report-available/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=flexe-demo-report-available https://flexens.com/flexe-demo-report-available/#respond Wed, 20 Mar 2019 07:03:06 +0000 https://flexens.com/?p=1368 Read more]]> On January 9, the final seminar was held for the FLEXe Demo Ecosystem build-up project, which has served as one of the preliminary studies for Smart Energy Åland. Key results and conclusions are now compiled in a joint report with the project CEMBioFlex, which has investigated which role bioenergy CHP has potential to play as a flexible resource in the renewable power supply system.

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Flexens and Smart Energy Åland joins forces with Kökar Island in the Clean Energy for EU Islands project https://flexens.com/flexens-and-smart-energy-aland-joins-forces-with-kokar-island-in-the-clean-energy-for-eu-islands-project/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=flexens-and-smart-energy-aland-joins-forces-with-kokar-island-in-the-clean-energy-for-eu-islands-project https://flexens.com/flexens-and-smart-energy-aland-joins-forces-with-kokar-island-in-the-clean-energy-for-eu-islands-project/#respond Mon, 11 Mar 2019 06:58:27 +0000 https://flexens.com/?p=1334 Read more]]> Kökar has been selected as one of 20 islands in Europe that will act as pioneers in the work of reducing carbon dioxide emissions. Flexens is one of the players who will drive the work forward. – The solutions tested at Kökar can be used at a later stage throughout the Smart Energy Åland project, says Berndt Schalin, CEO of Flexens. Within the EU project Clean Energy for EU Islands...

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