VTT, the Technical Research Centre of Finland is the biggest multitechnological applied research organization in Northern Europe. VTT provides high-end technology solutions and innovation services.

From its wide knowledge base, VTT can combine different technologies, create new innovations and a substantial range of world class technologies and applied research services thus improving its clients' competitiveness and competence. Through its international scientific and technology network, VTT can produce information, upgrade technology knowledge, create business intelligence and value added to its stakeholders.

VTT is a part of the Finnish innovation system under the domain of the Ministry of Employment and the Economy. VTT is a non-profit-making research organization.

Dr. Nils-Olof Nylund’s research in the Eco Urban Living demonstration project’s third research stream, EV Technology, will benefit from VTT’s extensive experience in research regarding energy efficiency and renewable energy in relation to road transport.