Project: Barents Logistics II

Barents Logistics II Lead Partner: University of Oulu, Finland The main goal of the project is to develop logistics competencies and deepen educational cooperation between the universities and educational institutions together with public and business organizations in the Barents Region.

Project: Barents Freeway Project

Barents Freeway Project Centre for Economic Development, Transport and Environment for Lapland (ELYLAP), Finland In response to new challenges arising this project sets out to improve the economic and social development of the local communities in the Kolarctic area.

Project: Trilateral cooperation on Environmental Challenges in the Joint Border Area

Trilateral cooperation on Environmental Challenges in the Joint Border Area Lead partner: Centre for Economic Development, Transport and the Environment for Lapland (ELYLAP), Finland The goal of the Trilateral cooperation on Environmental Challenges in the Joint Border Area (TEC) project is to produce information on environmental impacts of airborne emissions, regulation of waterways and climate change in the Finnish-Norwegian-Russian border …

Project: Sustainable Mining, local communities and environmental regulation in Kolarctic area (SUMILCERE)

Sustainable Mining, local communities and environmental regulation in Kolarctic area (SUMILCERE) Lead Partner: University of Lapland, Finland Project’s overall objectives are to support public-private collaboration for achieving the sustainable development; to enhance the using of developed practises and recommendations for sustainable social licensing, environmental regulation; to sustain research network collaboration; to contribute to the diminishing risks in global mining investments …

Project: Polar Renewables: Independent Energy Supply – POLARIS

Polar Renewables: Independent Energy Supply – POLARIS Project Partners: Autonomous non-commercial organization Nenets Energy Efficiency and Cleaner Production Center (Russia); North-Western United Power Generating Company, Narjan-Mar Branch (Russia); FCG Finnish Consulting Group Oy (Finland); Municipal Unitary Enterprise Amdermaservice, Nenets Autonomous Okrug (Russia) The Project aims to support cross-border cooperation of the participating Russian and Finnish neighbouring regions in wider use of …

Project: Ground Water Supply in Sortavala District

Ground Water Supply in Sortavala District Lead Partner: Centre for Economic Development, Transport and the Environment for Lapland (ELYLAP), Finland By developing the use of ground water, the project aims to improve the quality of life in the Kaalamo and Ruskeala villages in Sortavala, Karelia. For years, low-quality water from Tohma River has been used for drinking which increases health …

Project: HePuPro

HePuPro LeadPartner: Lapland Univeristy of Applied Sciences, Finland The idea of the project lies in the field of heat pump system development, testing and certification and bringing it to the market.

Project: ENVIMINE

ENVIMINE Lead Partner: Geological Survey of Finland (GTK), Northern Finland Office, Finland While new mines will be put into operation, active deposits are scheduled for closure. The challenges of the mine closure will arise; closed mines may have a negative impact on surrounding water, soil and air. This can be prevented by good planning, and therefore, information about the surroundings …

Project: ENERU

ENERU –project Lead Partner: Lapland University of Applied Sciences, Finland This project aims to strengthen cross border cooperation in energy management to increase business cooperation among South Kola region in Russia, Finnish Lapland and Norrbotten Sweden.