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Vattenfall in brief

Organised in two regions: Nordic and Continental/UK, Vattenfall is one of Europe's largest producers of electricity and the largest producer of heat.

Vattenfall - facts and figures

Our business

Vattenfall sees significant growth opportunities within wind power and continue to expand offshore wind in the North Sea and onshore in prioritised markets including the UK.

Our current projects

Financial information

The Group's ambition is to achieve more sustainable energy production, foster sustainable consumption of electricity, gas and heat, and generate a sustainable financial result.

Investor relations

Annual and sustainability report 2014

Community support

Vattenfall has deep roots in the communities in which the company operates. Through our local and national sponsorship programmes, we endeavour to support these communities.

Read about our sponsorship work

Our main products are electricity, heat and natural gas.


Strategic focus areas are:

  • Sustainable electricity and heat production
  • Smart energy solutions to provide sustainable energy consumption
  • The pursuit of excellence in everything we do

Mission, vision and strategy

Research and development

Vattenfall's research and development contributes to the development of future energy.

Vattenfall's R&D

The history of Vattenfall

We have a history going back over 100 years and many stories to tell from the start right down to today.

Our history - the short version

Vattenfall's power plants

More about our production


Core values

The world is in urgent need to find alternative, cleaner ways of powering and heating homes, industries and cities. Vattenfall is working to speed up and enable a climate-smart life.

Read more about Vattenfall's core values

International trainee program

We are always looking for new talent with the right skills to our company.

Read more about Vattenfall's trainee program


The overall ambition is to firmly establish diversity as a natural part of our daily business lives by increasing knowledge and acceptance.

More about diversity

Compensation and benefits

As an employee at Vattenfall you can expect recognition, competitive compensation and benefit packages.

Compensation and benefits

About energy


Where and how is energy traded? What affects the price?

Energy markets

Energy usage

How is energy used? Can it be done more efficiently?

Energy usage


Where do electricity and heat come from? What sources are available?

Electricity and heat production

Energy landscape

The European energy system is facing a major change.

The new energy landscape