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Towards Eco-Welfare State: Orchestrating for Systemic Impact (ORSI)
Project | Published: 2019-08-16

The ORSI research project develops steering practices that enable the transformation to a Finnish eco-welfare state with ecologically effective and societally legitimate measures.  The ob...

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Tampere joins the Carbon Neutral Municipalities network – the entire city region aiming for carbon neutrality by 2030
Press release | Published: 2019-04-05

Tampere City Region is strengthening its commitment to strict carbon neutrality targets. As the central city of the region, Tampere joined the Carbon Neutral Municipalities (HINKU) network by decision......

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Focus on basic security, education, and participation
Content page | Published: 2018-09-13

Sustainable well-being cannot be implemented without fair distribution of resources. Decisions on emission reductions or protecting biodiversity cannot succeed if people do not find them acceptable. ......

Finland and sustainable well-being > How does society need to change? > Focus on basic security, education, and participation
Finns value urban living
Press release | Published: 2017-06-20

According to the latest “Asukasbarometri” (Residents’ barometer) survey, more and more Finns want to live in an urban environment. Urbanisation is also seen in changes in life style such as the increa......

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Beyond MALPE-coordination: integrative envisioning - BEMINE
Project | Published: 2017-01-18

Beyond MALPE-coordination: integrative envisioning (BEMINE) aims to build upon the existing Finnish MALPE city-regional planning approach, which includes land use (M), housing (A), transport (L), ser...

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Stockholm beats the Helsinki region in increasing the density of its urban form – researchers would promote polycentricity in Helsinki
Press release | Published: 2014-06-16

The Stockholm and Helsinki regions are divided into various types of core, peri-urban, and rural areas. A recent study conducted by the University of Helsinki and the Finnish......

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Urban Fabrics & Urban Zones Seminar, COST meeting October 2013
Content page | Published: 2013-11-28

The meeting of European Union's COST ACTION TU 0902 ( Integrated assessment technologies to support the sustainable development of urban areas ) was held at the Finnish Environment Institute SYKE ......

Research & Development > Built environment > Urban Fabrics & Urban Zones Seminar, COST meeting October 2013
Model of Three Urban Fabrics (Urban Fabrics)
Project | Published: 2013-09-26

Theory of Urban Fabrics Urban Fabrics is a new way of thinking and a new comprehensive way of recognizing the fabrics of the cities. It´s a paradigm shift from conventional ways of thinking, whi...

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Future innovation and technology policy for sustainable system-level transitions: the case of transport (FIP-Trans)
Project | Published: 2013-05-06

Background Significant benefits would be achieved if present-day transport systems could be transformed and oil-dependency reduced. Potential benefits include increased self-sufficiency and ...

Research & Development > Research and development projects > Projects > Future innovation and technology policy for sustainable system-level transitions: the case of transport (FIP-Trans)
Main publications on the effect of de-icing chemicals on ground water
Content page | Published: 2013-04-16

Lindroos, N. & Nystén, T. 2015. The trends of chloride concentrations of groundwater and factors affecting them in the first Salpausselkä ice-marginal formation. (In Finnish with English and Swed...

Research & Development > Research and development projects > Projects > Migration of alternative de-icing chemicals in aquifers (MIDAS) > Main publications on the effect of de-icing chemicals on ground water