Sini Numminen, M.Sc.(Tech.), will defend the dissertation “Reliability and sustainability analyses of frugal solar photovoltaic micro-grid systems in emerging markets” on Monday 10 June 2019 at 12 noon at the Aalto University School of Science, lecture hall K216, Otakaari 4, Espoo. In this dissertation, solar-powered micro-grids operated by energy service companies were studied in rural India. A particular focus was their reliability and sustainability.
Nordic Sparks is a day long event organized by Sahara Sparks event ltd and the University of Turku together with other partners with the main aim of nurturing the current relations between Africa and the Nordic Region. The event is catered for Nordic tech businesses that can be adopted in Africa, Nordic investors who want… Read more »
As part of the Think Africa Week 2019, Think Africa and New Global present the event “Finland-Africa Research Stories”. Are you a researcher, organization or student that is interested in research done in Finland with the theme of Africa? Think Africa invites you to come and share your research stories with us, to learn and… Read more »
The New Global Research Project will launce its final report and organize a panel discussion and dinner on November 27th. The panel discussion will look at innovative solutions for sustainable development through the results of Aalto University’s six-year New Global research project. We will discuss three cases in which Finnish and local researchers, private and… Read more »