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Competitive tendering starts for oil removal from the Ilmarinen shipwreck (sttinfo.fi)

The 3D image generated of the Ilmarinen shipwreck for the oil removal shows that the wreck is upside down on the seabed.
© Miia Farstad / Finnish Environment Institute

Press release 12.2.2024
The Finnish Environment Institute (Syke) is launching the competitive tendering for removing the oil from the wrecked coastal defence ship Ilmarinen. The tendering process is part of Syke’s statutory monitoring of high-risk shipwrecks.

Solutions to clean energy transition – new research project speeds up phasing out fossil fuels (sttinfo.fi)

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Press release of the Ministry of the Environment, Finnish Environment Institute, VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland and Geological Survey of Finland 6.2.2024
Finland has received significant research funding of EUR 14 million from the EU to speed up the transition to a clean energy system. The REPower-CEST project will produce a comprehensive analysis of the means of phasing out fossil fuels and prepare a roadmap for implementing the transition in Finland.

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