Carbon Neutral Vaasa 202X - Creation of Data Platform: real-time monitoring, testing and development IoT-platform

Project Details


One of the City of Vaasa's main strategic objectives is to reach carbon neutrality before 2030 (Carbon Neutral Vaasa 202X). In order to achieve this goal, decisive planning and measures are required of the city.

The goal of this project is to develop an IoT platform that can track and verify the need and effectiveness of climate measures. This information is needed for planning and decision-making.
Short titleVasa IoT platform
Effective start/end date01/03/2331/12/26

Collaborative partners

  • Åbo Akademi University
  • University of Vaasa (Joint applicant)
  • Novia University of Applied Sciences (Joint applicant)
  • Vaasa University of Applied Sciences (Joint applicant)
  • City of Vaasa (lead)

UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This project contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 9 - Industry, Innovation, and Infrastructure
  • SDG 11 - Sustainable Cities and Communities
  • SDG 13 - Climate Action