If you look very very closely at the photo above, you’ll see a string of windmills on the horizon, set against the perfect blue sky. This is Högsåra, an island that forms a small part of the archipelago that stretches from Hanko to Turku in south-western Finland. There are thousands of islands punctuating this beautiful [...] Read more – ‘Field trip: Högsåra, Finland’.
Recently we traveled to Hamina to see their wind farm, and to find out how it got built. Located 1.5 hours east of Helsinki, Hamina used to have two industries: a port and the paper mill but the later closed down in 2008. Luckily for them, the mill premises found a new tenant who values cheap energy and [...] Read more – ‘Field Trip: Hamina, Finland’.