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  • Owing to lower costs and a stable production Vattenfall’s underlying operating profit improved to approximately SEK 11 billion for the first half of the year. However low electricity prices and margins result in a continued challenging market, which has led to significant impairments, mainly for the lignite operations.

  • Vattenfall has decided to invest more than SEK 3 billion in a combined wind farm and technology development centre off the Scottish coast

  • Vattenfall’s interim report for the second quarter and the first half-year of 2016 will be published Thursday July 21 at approximately 09.00 CET on A press conference for analysts and media will start at 10.30 CET and will be broadcasted live on the web.

  • On April 18, 2016 Vattenfall submitted the proposal to sell its German lignite operations to Czech energy company EPH and its financial partner PPF Investments to its owner, the Swedish State. After having reviewed the proposal, the owner has now confirmed that it stands behind the divestment.

  • Vattenfall will invest in Forsmark

    2016-06-15 | Press release

    Vattenfall's Board of Directors has decided to invest in independent core cooling in Forsmark's three nuclear reactors. The next step is a decision by Forsmarks Kraftgrupp AB's Board of Directors which initiates the implementation.

  • Vattenfall welcomes energy agreement

    2016-06-10 | Press release

    Vattenfall: Today’s agreement confirms the political commitment to a future 100 percent renewable energy system. It also acknowledges the importance of nuclear power to realise this in a financially responsible way. 

  • Vattenfall are about to start the construction of the offshore wind farm Horns Rev 3 off the West coast of Denmark. Horns Rev 3 will be commissioned in 2018 and the total investment will be just over 1 billion euros. Horns Rev 3 will supply enough electricity to power 400,000 Danish homes.

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