Vattenfall in brief

Key facts and figures

For investors

Capital Markets Day

Vattenfall's Capital Markets Day for analysts and investors was held on 19 September.

The presentations and audiocast for Capital Markets Day

Vattenfall wins tender

Vattenfall has won the Danish Near Shore Wind Tender and will develop two wind farms off the west coast of Jutland.

Read more about the tender

Power from Sandbank

The offshore wind power plant Sandbank has now supplied the German electricity network with its first wind power.

First power from Sandbank

Battery contract

Vattenfall has won a contract to build a 22 megawatt battery facility at its Pen y Cymoedd wind farm in Wales.

Read more about the facility

Press releases

  • 2016-09-28 | 16:55 | Press release Vattenfall phases out coal in Berlin power plant

    Vattenfall is investing approximately SEK 1 billion to upgrade the Klingenberg power plant in Berlin. The use of lignite at the site will thereby end three years ahead of plan, reducing CO2 emissions by 600.000 tons annually.

  • 2016-09-22 | 12:30 | Press release The EU Commission approves Vattenfall’s lignite business sale

    The EU Commission on Thursday cleared the acquisition of Vattenfall’s German lignite business by the Czech energy group EPH and its financial partner PPF Investments.

  • 2016-09-15 | 09:00 | Press release Stefan Dohler appointed new CFO of Vattenfall

    Stefan Dohler has been appointed new Chief Financial Officer (CFO) of Vattenfall as of 1 December 2016. Stefan Dohler is currently Senior Vice President for the Business Area Markets and a member of Vattenfall’s group executive management team.

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About Vattenfall

Vattenfall is one of Europe's largest generators of electricity and one of the largest producer of heat. 

Our four strategic objectives:

  • Leading towards sustainable consumption
  • Leading towards sustainable production
  • High performing operations
  • Empowered and engaged organisation

Strategy and strategic objectives

Corporate governance

Information on the structure of Vattenfall's corporate governance and the reporting structure.

About our corporate governance

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

To Vattenfall history site