Cleantech strategy for Rauma

The goal was to identify the state and future prospects of Rauma and key growth areas in a low-carbon city. Rauma is known for its shipbuilding and paper industry, and the city wants to utilize experience and expertise of local cleantech companies. The project mapped Rauma's strengths and success factors in cleantech in order to create new jobs and cooperation between local companies and the city of Rauma. “In Rauma, we identified the key competences, cleantech-related businesses in Rauma, and means how to boost green growth and competitiveness of the region, says Santtu Hulkkonen, EVP, Solved. After the project the cleantech network in Rauma is even stronger than before. “Now we have a complete picture of the region's cleantech sector and its potential”, says Sari Mantere, Project Coordinator, the City of Rauma. The project was carried out using the collaboration platform “Participation was easy. Interaction was continuous and natural. The digital platform worked well, and it became an everyday tool”, Mantere says.