Energy 2022 - Join our side event!



The largest event of energy in Finland, Energy 2022, is here soon! The biennial event covers the entire industry and all forms of energy including the changes, security and the future of the energy industry. Come meet us there at stand number A820. VTT will host a side event about small-scale nuclear energy in district heating on Tuesday 25th, don't miss it!

VTT Side event: Nuclear District Heating - international activities and prospects

Join our side event in Energy 2022 on Tuesday the 25th of October at 13:00-16:00 in Sirius seminar room!

VTT together with its international partners will host a half-day side event on Tuesday afternoon about small-scale nuclear energy in district heating. The event is a seminar, which will address three aspects:

  • Generation: concepts and solutions being developed
  • Business models: how a district heating company will meet the requirements of the nuclear sector, through partnerships and the development of the organization
  • System integration: the potential role of nuclear heat in a district heating system

Speakers at the event

  • Philippe Amphoux, CEA
  • Jaakko Leppänen, VTT
  • Anssi Paalanen, Business Finland
  • Juha Poikola, TVO
  • Ville Tulkki, VTT
  • Juko Vähätiitto, Tampereen Sähkölaitos
  • Lubor Zezula, UJV

Detailed agenda will follow

Registration for our side event is open!

Themes of Energy 2022

  • Climate responsibility
  • Innovations
  • Circular economy
  • Carbon neutrality

Come talk with us about the future of energy

  • How to master the green transition by
    • digitalising energy by using data, AI, and machine learning
    • utilising low-carbon energy mix, including SMR and hydrogen
    • taking advantage of sector integration of different industries

Speeches by VTT

The Future of Energy Stage

Small reactors in district heat production

Wednesday the 26th of October at 12:30

Ville Tulkki
Lead, Nuclear energy


Green hydrogen – when to jump in?

Wednesday the 26th of October at 13:20

Antti Arasto
Vice President, Industrial energy and hydrogen

The Power Stage

Fit For 55 – Challenges in goals for Finland

Wednesday the 26th of October at 12:40

Tiina Koljonen
Research Team Leader, Scenario planning to carbon-neutrality


Come meet our experts after their speeches at our stand number A820 to discuss more!

Panel discussion with VTT

The Future of Energy Stage

Panel discussion: The large infrastructure investments of Tampere as a platform for new solutions

Wednesday the 26th of October at 14:30-15:30

Tuomas Vanhanen, Project manager, City of Tampere

Participant from VTT:
Tuula Mäkinen, Green electrification Lead

Let's book a meeting!

Book a meeting with our expert for Energy 2022.

Matti Paljakka
Matti Paljakka
Solution Sales Lead, Nuclear Energy
Kirsi Kotilainen
Kirsi Kotilainen
Solution Sales Lead, Smart Energy and Built Environment
Pasi Kokko
Pasi Kokko
Solution Sales Lead, Industrial Energy and Hydrogen
Juha Hämekoski
Juha Hämekoski
Head of Sales and Customer Partnerships