Vattenfall is one of Europe`s largest generators of electricity and largest producer of heat. 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. Vattenfall also conducts energy trading and lignite mining.The Parent Company, Vattenfall AB, is 100%-owned by the Swedish state. The core markets are Sweden, Germany and the Netherlands. In 2011 operations were also conducted in Belgium, Denmark, Finland, Poland, France and the UK.
Vattenfall will develop a sustainable, diversified European energy portfolio with long-term increased profits and significant growth opportunities.
At the same time, Vattenfall will be among the leaders in developing environmentally sustainable energy production.
Vattenfall’s strategy rests on four pillars:
- Greater focus on profitability and value creation
- Focus on three core markets – Sweden, Germany and the Netherlands
- Three main products - electricity, heat and gas
- Reduce CO2 exposure and growth in low CO2 emitting energy production and in gas.