Understanding Vattenfall

We are determined to enable fossil free living within one generation

Vattenfall is a leading European energy company, that for more than 100 years has electrified industries, supplied energy to people’s homes and modernised our way of living through innovation and cooperation. We now want to make fossil-free living possible within one generation. Therefore we are driving the transition to a more sustainable energy system through growth in renewable production and climate smart energy solutions for our customers.

The parent company of the Vattenfall Group, Vattenfall AB, is a non-listed company, 100 per cent owned by the Swedish state. Vattenfall finances its operations by own generated cash flow and external funding, mainly in the form of corporate bonds. Our long term credit ratings are BBB+ stable outlook by S&P and A3 negative outlook by Moody’s. Vattenfall has a committed Revolving Credit Facility of EUR 2 billion.

Our strategy

Vattenfall's goal is to enable fossil free living within one generation. Sustainability is an integrated part of our strategic targets.

Sustainability

At Vattenfall we aspire to contribute to a sustainable energy system in all parts of the value chain. Our goal is to be a truly customer-centric company as we change over to a long-term sustainable production portfolio.

Our operations

Vattenfall is an integrated energy company with the customer at the core of our business. We believe sustainable growth will guide us into the future. Our business activities comprise five operating segments.

Key financials

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Funding and credit ratings

Learn about our financing strategy, funding goals and principles and credit ratings. This section includes an overview of our debt issuance programmes, outstanding bonds, debt maturity profile as well as a list of credit analysts covering Vattenfall.

FAQ and glossary

Find answers to frequently asked questions and see our glossary published in Vattenfall’s Annual and Sustainability Report.

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