Purpose
Purpose

Purpose

We bring Wärtsilä's purpose to life by talking about how it is closely linked to both the development of our society and our businesses, as well as how it is translated into action, on the ground.

who do you entrust your business-critical assets to
31 JAN 2023 Article
5 min read

Who do you entrust your business-critical assets to?

Learn why certifying information systems and products is even more important in times of...
clouds, rainforest, recycle
18 JAN 2023 Article
5 min read

Could carbon removal scale up to be as big as oil and gas?

The time has come for a more direct approach to climate change, one where carbon capture...
game, gaming, gamers, console
11 JAN 2023 Article
5 min read

Games that make us better

We all enjoy playing games; thriving on that sense of accomplishment and, on occasion, beating our opponents. What if we...
city, dry earth, green city
4 JAN 2023 Article
5 min read

COP27: The long road ahead

COP27 may not go down in history as a path-breaking event on increased climate commitments. But it certainly will be...
Ship, dark waters
21 DEC 2022 Article
5 min read

From mustard to semiconductors, climate change is transforming the global supply chain

Climate change is disrupting the global supply chain,...
worker, shipyard
7 DEC 2022 Article
6 min read

Save jobs, save the economy

As the world gears up for a possible recession, experts argue saving jobs is critical to helping safeguard the economy....
Carbon tech, Carbon, CO2, illustration
23 NOV 2022 Article
4 min read

Is carbon tech the key to a brighter future?

Atmospheric carbon is a valuable natural resource. Companies understand that and are now capturing and...
Team, multicultural workplace, tech
2 NOV 2022 Article
5 min read

Teaching ethics to the innovators of tomorrow

People working within computer science often face pressing ethical issues. Is ethics education the key...
chip, purple
26 OCT 2022 Article
7 min read

Will the chip shortage reshape global innovation and manufacturing?

The 2020-2021 chip shortage disrupted global supply chains and led to shortages...
businessman, pendulum ball, work
5 OCT 2022 Article
5 min read

How will the Great Resignation impact the future of work?

Millions of people around the globe are hanging up their boots in what is now known as the...
Shipping, logistics, supply chain
28 SEP 2022 Article
5 min read

As companies create their own supply chains, what happens next?

Weary of supply chain woes, the world’s largest retailers are taking logistics into...
AI, hands, robot
31 AUG 2022 Article
4 min read

Winning IT with AI-human partnerships

AI and machine learning are transforming the way we live and work. But automation can also lead to bias,...
3 AUG 2022 Article
7 min read

How can corporations minimise global technological risks?

The World Economic Forum’s Global Risks Report categorises the consequences of advancing...
boy, collecting trash, trash, poor
29 JUN 2022 Article
7 min read

How can corporations help alleviate short-term societal risks?

From infectious diseases to livelihood crises, societal risks account for some of the...
child, children, field, nature, sunny
22 JUN 2022 Article
8 min read

Why must we teach kids about sustainability?

From addressing current environmental issues to creating a future generation of eco-advocates,...
phone, young people, friends
1 JUN 2022 Article
8 min read

The cost of our online habits

Our internet use has gone through the roof since the pandemic. But the worry over the negative environmental impact of...
tech ethics, ethics, technology, AI
25 MAY 2022 Article
8 min read

It’s time to talk about responsible tech

Virtually every sphere of human life has been impacted by technology, but if it is not well designed, could...
Partner Campus, Smart Technology Hub, Vaasa
11 MAY 2022 Article
7 min read

Joining forces for a sustainable future

The Partner Campus in Wärtsilä’s new Sustainable Technology Hub (STH) is buzzing with activity. Read how...
metaverse, VR
27 APR 2022 Article
8 min read

Are you ready for the metaverse?

The world needs to prepare itself as science fiction becomes reality in the next stage of digital connectivity. But...
Ocean, currents, sea
2 MAR 2022 Article
9 min read

What does the collapse of ocean currents mean for the world?

Major systems of ocean currents help regulate the weather globally and the Atlantic...
Antarctica, ice, arctic sea, boat, expedition
23 FEB 2022 Article
7 min read

The tip of the iceberg: why preserving Antarctica’s oceans matters

Could establishing the world’s largest Marine Protected Area in the Weddell Sea...
Puffin, biodiversity, species, bird, birds, extinction
16 FEB 2022 Article
7 min read

New species update to focus on recovery over loss

The IUCN’s new Green Status of Species shows how well species have recovered. Can these latest...
internship, interns
22 DEC 2021 Article
5 min read

Gaining on-the-job experience while being out of the office

Are there still benefits to an internship when it’s done remotely? Both employers and...
Galapagos islands, island, nature
15 DEC 2021 Article
5 min read

What happens when nature is given political rights?

Developing nations have taken the lead on enshrining environmental protection while some western...