• Sustainability

    Creating sustainable value for stakeholders


At Wärtsilä, sustainability is at the core of our purpose and strategy. Along with our values, principles, and sustainability strategy and targets, they create the framework for our product development and responsible business practices.

Because of our strong emphasis on decarbonising the marine and energy markets, innovative and efficient solutions play a central role in our positive contribution towards a low carbon future. Wärtsilä businesses focus on developing and providing solutions and services that maximise the environmental and economic performance of fleets and individual vessels, power plants and entire systems. This is further enhanced by utilising lifecycle data, analytics and artificial intelligence.



Visions for sustainable societies


How can AI contribute to a sustainable energy future
20 Sep 2023 · Article
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The Energy Dilemma: AI’s Double-Edged Sword
The widespread use of Artificial Intelligence (AI) platforms such as ChatGPT has sparked concerns...
5 ways to make ICT more sustainable
13 Sep 2023 · Article
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5 ways to make digitalisation more sustainable
Technology has transformed how we live, but while it enables us to do things faster, more efficiently...
Sustainability achievements at Wärtsilä’s Central Distribution Centre (CDC)
22 Aug 2023 · Article
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When it comes to sustainability improvements, look to Wärtsilä’s Central Distribution Centre
In 2022, Wärtsilä’s Central Distribution Centre in The...
Making net-zero pledges work
16 Aug 2023 · Article
5 min read
How to ensure global net-zero pledges really work
The path to Net Zero for global corporations is mired in controversies related to greenwashing,...
Unlocking the potential of the circular economy by reducing waste
2 Aug 2023 · Article
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Unlocking Circularity: Maximising Value and Minimising Waste
Amid the challenges posed by resource depletion and environmental degradation,...
Billion-dollar NASA satellite will track Earth’s water
19 Jul 2023 · Article
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Eye in the sky: Unlocking Earth’s surface water secrets
A new satellite is set to improve our understanding of global water surfaces to unheard-of...