DENSY is the Finnish national technology programme for distributed energy systems. This comprises local small-sized units for producing power, heating or cooling. A wide selection of fuels and production technology is covered. DENSY will run during 2003-2007. The total budget is estimated to exceed EUR 60 million. The programme will focus on system integration and commercial services of distributed generation of power, heating and cooling. The focal areas of the programme are: System solutions Integration Industrial production Business concepts Utilizing ICT-technologies Demonstrations The main objectives of the programme are to assist Finnish industry, especially SMEs in developing products and services for a global market, make Finnish technology known, build an innovation environment of world-class and produce commercial products for several niche-markets by 2010.