UiT The Arctic University of Norway is a broad-based research university that contributes to knowledge-based development at the regional, national and international level. Climate change and environmental threats are topics of great public concern, in which UiT takes special interest in.
The University of Tartu is the oldest and largest higher education institution in Estonia and has been the center of Estonian academic life for almost four centuries. It is ranked in the top 1.2% of the world's universities making it one of the leading universities in Northern Europe.
Lithuanian Energy Institute is internationally recognized energy-related research, development and innovation competence center. LEI is dealing with energy related research in mathematical modeling of power systems and networks, investigation of their control issues.