Vattenfall in brief

Vattenfall is 100 per cent owned by the Swedish state and is one of Europe's largest generators of electricity.

Key facts and figures

Vattenfall's main products are electricity, heat and gas. In electricity and heat, Vattenfall works in all parts of the value chain: generation, distribution and sales. In gas, Vattenfall is active in sales. We also conduct energy trading.

Vattenfall produces electricity and heat from six energy sources – wind power, nuclear power, natural gas, biomass, coal power and hydro power.

Facts and figures 2014 (2013):

  • Net sales: SEK million 165,945 (172,253)
  • Operating profit: SEK million -2,195 (-6,218)
  • Underlying operating profit: SEK million 24,133 (28,135)
  • Electricity generation: 172.9 TWh (181.7)
  • Sales of electricity: 199. TWh (203.3)
  • Heat sales: 24.1 TWh (30.3)
  • Gas sales: 45.5 TWh (55.8)
  • Total number of employees, as of 31 December 2014: 30,181 (31,819) 
Electricity generation 2014, %
Electricity generation 2013, % Units
Fossil power 48 48
Nuclear power 29 29
Hydro power 20 20
Wind power 2 2
Biomass, waste 1 1

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Number of employees per country (FTE)
Number of employees per country (FTE) units
Germany 16158 16158
Sweden 8870 8870
Netherlands 4369 4369
Denmark 462 462
UK 169 169
Other 153 153

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CO2 emissions
CO2 emissions Million tonnes
2011 88.6
2012 85.0
2013 88.4
2014 82.3
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Corresponding to Vattenfall's share of ownership in the plants (electricity and heat).

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Last updated: 2014-10-14 13:55