New Ykkösaamu episode

Listen to the latest Ykkösaamu episode on Yle Areena webpage. In the episode, Veli-Pekka Tynkkynen and senior researcher Harri Mikkola from the Finnish Institute of International Affairs discuss the Arctic region and Russia.

HS Letter to the editor

Helsingin Sanomat published “Vieraskynä: Energiaunioni linjaa EU:n Venäjän-suhteet uudelleen” (Letter to the editor: The Energy Union defines anew EU’s Russia relations) by Veli-Pekka Tynkkynen. The piece is available at HS website.

Letter to the editor in Suomen Kuvalehti

A letter to the editor “Suomen malli suitsisi Venäjän energiavaltaa Ukrainassa” (Finland’s model would limit Russia’s energy power in Ukraine) was published today in Suomen Kuvalehti.

Gas power has been the most effective means of pressure, writes Professor Veli-Pekka Tynkkynen. One of the key factors in the construction of an independent and internationally strong Ukraine is the long-term limitation of Russia’s energy power.

Read the full piece here.


Mielipide, Helsingin Sanomat

Helsingin Sanomat published a recent letter to the editor, written by Veli-Pekka Tynkkynen. The piece is titled “Venäjä ei piittaa ympäristömaineestaan” (Russia doesn’t care about its environmental reputation).

When the market outlook for Russian energy in Europe changes, soft values do not have the same significance in production.

Read the letter here.

Öljyn riittävyys ei ole tuotannon pahin pulma

Read a new letter to the editor, published by Helsingin Sanomat and written by Veli-Pekka Tynkkynen. The title of the article is “Öljyn riittävyys ei ole tuotannon pahin pulma” (Adequacy of oil is not the worst problem facing production). “Attention should be paid to environmental damage and human suffering caused by oil production“, argues Professor Tynkkynen.