LUT spinoff purchased by Danfoss
Visedo, a spinoff company of LUT, has been purchased by Danfoss. Visedo is a Lappeenranta-based high technology growth company specialised in electric drivetrains for heavy-duty vehicles. Visedo's technology is connected to research at LUT, and the founders as well as a large part of the staff have graduated from LUT.
Renewable energy now profitable in Russia
Russian renewable energy support mechanism offers considerable risk reduction for investors by protecting investment profitability from the changing market conditions. It also encourages high performance of renewable energy projects, minimizing the social burden.
Health robots are perceived positively
The more people know about and encounter the use of robots in health and welfare services, the more positive their attitude is to the matter. Nevertheless, expertise in technology and health and welfare should be better merged in the future.