We're all trapped in a system that's addicted to fossil fuels. At Vattenfall we're helping society break free from this dependency. We're committed to building a future where everyone can choose fossil free ways to move, make and live. We call it fossil freedom.

CO2 emissions intensity


The graph shows the evolution of Vattenfall's own emissions intensity over time, as well as our commitment to reduce emissions in the future. As a result of the divestment of the Berlin heat business, the values based on the reference year 2017 are currently being updated. 

CO2 roadmap

Climate change is one of the biggest challenges of our time. A great deal of effort is put into limiting the global warming further to 1.5 degrees.

Meeting this goal means greenhouse gas emissions need to be roughly halved by 2030 and to achieve net zero by the second half of the century.*

Our road to fossil freedom

Interim report

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News and press releases

Digital twins – a road to more profitable offshore wind

Digital twins can help Vattenfall and the wind industry get maximum value of its offshore wind farms. Real-time measurements of structures and operations ensure that all decisions on the ope...

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The future of flight: How to make aviation fossil-free

The human urge to explore the far corners of the globe is as old as time itself, but our wanderlust comes at a significant environmental cost. From electric planes to biofuels, hydrogen, and...

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Drones make it safer and more efficient

The development of drones has made great strides. In Sweden, a complete hydro power station is being mapped to construct a perfect digital copy.

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Careers

Interested in a career at Vattenfall? We believe the key to success is our people. Our belief in each other's ability is the essence of our work culture.

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See also

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We have decided to make the biggest leap yet to reduce the impact of climate change.

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Our latest annual and sustainability report, interim reports and other presentations.

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We have a responsibility for our environmental and social impacts.