About us

A leading energy company

Vattenfall is one of the world's leading wind power developer and operators. We operate wind power turbines in Sweden, Denmark, Germany, the Netherlands and the UK.

Our operations

Clear, modern leadership

Vattenfall is wholly owned by the Swedish state and The Board of Directors is elected by at the Annual General Meeting.


Financial information

Vattenfall continues to focus on long-term profitable growth in renewable energy - mainly wind power.

Information for investors

Annual and Sustainability Report 2014 (PDF 8 MB)

Our vision and strategy

We strive for sustainable and diversified European energy portfolio with long-term improved yields and growth opportunities. Vattenfall is one of the leading companies for environment-friendly and sustainably produced energy.

More about Vattenfall's vision and strategy for a sustainable energy supply

Our history

Our story began over 100 years ago with the restructuring of the Trollhättan canal in Sweden. Since then we have developed many pioneering technical solutions and contributed to the modernisation of energy production and usage.

More about our history

Our markets

Vattenfall focuses on three main markets: the Nordics, Germany and the Netherlands, with the UK is a growth market, primarily in wind power.

Learn more about our markets

Investing in the future

Vattenfall means to make a positive contribution to the areas that host its wind energy projects. We want to understand the area, its priorities, what people value and why.

Find information about our current projects and get involved

Corporate Governance

Vattenfall AB is a Swedish public limited liability company and the Board is elected at each AGM. They in turn appoint the President and CEO, who is responsible for the day-to-day administration of the company.

Corporate Governance overview

Research and Development

Vattenfall's research and development work contributes to the development of the energy supply of tomorrow. The role of R & D is to provide the best possible options and innovations for Vattenfall's operations in the future.

Research for tomorrow's energy