The European energy hierarchy changed in 2016. For the first time, wind beat coal and now only gas has a bigger electricity capacity in Europe.
CFO Stefan Dohler outlines top considerations for Vattenfall in 2017.
Vattenfall’s head of Wind Gunnar Groebler on the future of wind power.
Vattenfall has achieved a Gold level recognition medal for its sustainability performance by EcoVadis, an independent rating agency.
Batteries charged with wind and solar power that contribute to grid stability and eliminate the need for diesel generators are now on the market in the Netherlands.
What effect does plastic have on the environment, what is causing it and how can we go plastic-free?
An energy-intensive blockchain developer is building its first data centre outside China in northern Sweden and has chosen renewable electricity from Vattenfall.
Despite substantial impairments, last year brought a number of positive aspects for Vattenfall.
Vattenfall has decided to build a new gas-fired combined cycle heat and power plant in the Berlin district of Marzahn-Hellersdorf. The value of the investment is 325 million Euro.
Over 3.500 passenger vehicles and light commercial vehicles in Sweden, the Netherlands and Germany will be replaced by electric alternatives over a period of five years.
Vattenfall is investigating the possibility of building a major extension to Thanet Offshore Wind Farm off the Kent coast in south-east England.
Electrical roads for trucks may be developed jointly by Sweden and Germany. Vattenfall is involved in the development of one of the technologies with a globally-unique project.
A lawyer from Syria and a business economist from Nigeria are two foreign graduates who are working as interns for a three-month period at Vattenfall – thanks to the 'Hundred Club' project.
The agricultural cooperative and food product giant Lantmännen has chosen Vattenfall as its supplier of renewable electricity for all its facilities in the Nordic region.
Prior to Lennart Nilsson making his breakthrough as a world renowned photographer, he took these photographs of Vattenfall's operations.
Greater use of carbon-free electricity in production processes can slash the carbon dioxide emiss
The final turbine of German offshore wind farm Sandbank has been installed.
The offshore team living in the middle of the North Sea on the unique DanTysk hotel platform share their life in pictures.
Vattenfall’s Customer Service office in Umeå, northern Sweden, was completely destroyed by a major fire on 2 January. Within an hour, however, the unit had secured its most crucial public service, namely the reception of fault notifications.
Vattenfall and Danish minister signed the concession agreements for Kriegers Flak, Vesterhav Nord and Vesterhav Syd .
Vattenfall signs an agreement with a third nuclear fuel supplier to secure supplies and quality.
Today sees the launch of Scandinavia's first electric bus service with wireless terminus charging. The electric hybrid bus will be used in regular service in Södertälje, south of Stockholm, and will be fast charged discreetly using Vattenfall's charging station.
Vattenfall has bought the energy company Vindstød.dk, which offers 100% wind power to Danish consumers.
Nuon’s combined wind and solar farm in Wieringermeer, the Netherlands, is inviting Dutch households to buy a share in the solar project.
Nuon has dismantled four offshore wind turbines with a total capacity of 2 MW at the Lely wind farm in Ijsselmeer, some 600 metres off the port of Medemblik.
What is in store for the future of wind power, what kind of products are being looked at and what is technically possible?
Vattenfall, BMW and Bosch build electricity storage with used electric car batteries.
Danish politicians have approved the construction of the two near shore wind farms off the west coast of Jutland, Vesterhav Syd and Vesterhav Nord. Vattenfall is all set to start the next phase of the project.
Drivers of electric cars will not have to suffer range anxiety when Vattenfall launches the ”inCharge” charging network, a joint network with thousands of charging stations in Sweden, Germany and the Netherlands.
Vattenfall is creating communal gardens on unused company land for the community to use.
Vattenfall’s office in Kolding, Denmark, is a truly multicultural and diverse workplace – 16 out of 90 employees come from other parts of the world.
It’s 2016 and many employees are still in the closet at work. So, how open are we at Vattenfall?
Nuon is planning to build and repower a wind farm in Flevoland, the Netherlands. 65 new turbines will replace 74 old ones and more than double the capacity.
Facebook, Twitter and Pokemon Go are driving the need for more data centres. This signals a new golden era for northern Sweden.
Vattenfall and Skellefteå Kraft are combining their efforts to attract more power-intensive industries to establish themselves in northern Sweden.
Greenpeace is known to be a thorn in Vattenfall’s side, but behind the scenes, the relation-ship is less hostile.
The forces unleashed by the Welsh weather do all they can to cause problems. But so far, they have not managed to disrupt the construction of Vattenfall’s largest onshore wind farm project, Pen y Cymoedd.
By 2020, Vattenfall will have doubled its wind power capacity to 4GW. This means a total growth of 400-600MW per year, in existing markets and potentially in completely new ones.
Electric car owners in the south of the Netherlands gets easier charging access.
He had been interested in renewable energy for a long time and in 2014 Mikael Saksi decided to in
Sharing energy is now as easy as booking a room through the Airbnb website or ordering transportation via the Uber network.
We asked car experts what to consider before buying an electric car.
China, Peru, Germany, Denmark and Sweden are contributing employees to the new team formed in BA Distribution to work on strategy and business development.
A woman has gone missing in the winding passageways, levels and machine halls of the Klingenberg Combined Heat and Power Plant in Berlin. Nobody knows where she is hiding. Gabriele Marx and her rescue dog Ole are needed.
To store energy for a rainy day is one of the great challenges of a renewable energy system. But many technologies for energy storage already exist.
Park your electric car and charge it wirelessly and automatically is ideal, according to users.
Do you want to experience the view from an offshore wind farm? Don't worry, you don't have to climb up 88 metres to reach the nacelle.
More that energy consumption needs to be considered when designing urban lightning, researchers s
Is a road trip through Europe in an electric car really possible? Here is the account of the Piironen family’s journey.