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Government:  The Electric Vehicle Systems Program (EVE) of the Finnish Funding Agency for Technology and Innovation (TEKES) aims to create a community of electric vehicle and support system developers in order to develop new technology, business, and service competence. TEKES is the most important publicly funded expert organization for financing research, development, and innovation in Finland.

Organization: VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland is a research organization in Northern Europe providing high-end technology solutions and innovation services. VTT promotes the emergence of intelligent transport systems by developing vehicle and transport ICT systems and services. (Information in Finnish, Swedish, and English)

Industry:  Hydrocell is a leading developer and manufacturer of high-quality energy and fuel-cell technology and a range of air cleaners that employ related technology. (Information in Finnish and English)

Industry: Kabus, bus operator and manufacturer that introduced a parallel hybrid city bus prototype in 2007. Information available in Finnish and English.

Industry: Valmet Automotive has comprehensive experience in flexible and high-quality manufacturing of premium cars. They are also a forerunner in hybrid and electric vehicle production.