Member - Flexens Oy Ab

Project development company piloting full-scale sustainable and flexible energy systems from renewable energy sources.

Type Company
Founder 2018
Company Size 8
Member Type
Innovator
seeker
Founders Several
Headquarters 00100 Helsinki, Finland
Social network
Flexens Oy Ab

About

Flexens was founded in 2018 to become a world-leading project development company for advanced sustainable and flexible energy systems, initially developing and implementing a full society scale demo located on the Åland Islands. Flexens core competence is an in-depth understanding of renewable energy sources (RES) and energy systems, and its integration in society with several market stakeholders – where the interaction and storage technologies are at the core. Citizen engagement and participation is one of the companies founding pillar stones, ensuring that bottom-up and top-down initiatives and incentive are met on equal terms. Building bridges between the hindering gaps found in communication and knowledge of sustainable development. The company mission includes the development of new market models based on local legislation mandate, the implementation of a new flexibility trading platform, initiating investment in new flexibility resources and participating in creating new technology companies e.g. to offer new digital services. The project development for multi-technology integrated RES systems is based on competencies in: Concept development for market-based smart energy systems. Communication and citizen engagement Project Management. Investment planning, feasibility studies, funding and financing. Flexens is owned by the Finnish innovation company CLIC Innovation and the key stakeholders in the energy sector on Åland Islands including both private and public companies, as well as the local government of Åland. CLIC Innovation is a non-profit coalition of small- and medium-sized enterprises (SME). The coalition's aim is built upon a public-private partnership model, owned by leading international companies and Finnish research organizations. All partners are committed to create and facilitate breakthrough sustainable solutions within bioeconomy, circular economy and energy systems for the world, with no dominating shareholder. The Åland Islands is an autonomous region of Finland, with a population size of 25.000. The archipelagic island society is governed by its own government and parliament, which has a mandate and legislation rights in several key jurisdictions regarding energy, infrastructure and sustainable development. Åland has adopted an ambitious Energy and Climate agenda but has also been prized by the European Commission as the winner of the European Sustainability Award 2019 for its Sustainable Development Agenda.
Read more
Headquarters 00100 Helsinki, Finland

SDG’s of application

The Sustainable Development Goals are a call to action to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure peace and prosperity everywhere.
SDG 6
Clean Water and
Sanitation
SDG 6 icon
SDG 7
Affordable and
Clean Energy
SDG 7 icon
SDG 9
Industry, Innovation
and Infrastructure
SDG 9 icon
SDG 11
Sustainable Cities
and Communities
SDG 11 icon
SDG 12
Responsible Consumption
and production
SDG 12 icon

Offers from Flexens Oy Ab

Other products

Revolutionizing the energy system by providing sustainable, flexible and smart energy for a modern society, is not something done overnight. New technologies and innovations appear ever more frequently, but often struggle to pass the pilot stage and being readied as a roll-out option for the general market. Public procurement, industries adopting RE and the general public are often hindered or may hesitate to invest and implement novel technology and software that lacks references. Flexens has identified this gap and seized it as an opportunity to develop and build a full society scale energy system based on RES on the Åland Islands – a Nordic island archipelago with ideal wind and solar conditions, a population of 30.000 dedicated to sustainability actions and a government governing under an EU Commission prized and ambitious Climate- and Energy Strategy. Our demo platform Smart Energy Åland is ready to implement and function as a reference site for cutting edge, scalable technology and innovation within RE. We aim to create a smart energy island model located in the heart of the Baltic Sea. Connect with us today to learn more about how your solutions can be part of future society. Creating a smart, flexible and renewable energy system of the future, is a process that requires innovation, learning and adaption by all levels of a society and its stakeholders. The benefit of demonstrating state-of-the-art RES systems using an island model such as Åland is that the results and products derived are directly scalable to other societies. Affordable, effective and clean energy solutions - tested, integrated and demonstrated by Flexens on Åland.

Visit company website
Available inWorldwide Status Concept