Two serious accidents could well have ended tragically without the quick-witted intervention of R
Cable to the island of Gotland receives the “Nobel Prize for Electricity”.
This year’s outage programme is running until October at a cost of SEK 2 billion.
Meet the youngest employee at Ringhals, four-year old Alsatian Zäta.
Stable first quarter with good nuclear availability and customer growth.
Wireless mould detector with 15 years battery time nominated in innovation contest.
Annual and sustainability report reveals big sustainable investments.
Vattenfall aims to provide climate-smart hydrogen gas to large-scale production of biofuel.
She receives the newly instituted prize for her efforts to promote diversity and inclusion.
Vattenfall and the steel industry conduct major research project aiming to develop fossil-free st
"Right! These days we work in a more digital environment.
Every fifth manager is a woman. But the difference between the markets is great.
Vattenfall is investing five million kronor in the Northvolt AB project company, which plans to b
Taxes will be reduced, but 2017 will still be a year of hard work for both hydro power and nuclea
CFO Stefan Dohler outlines top considerations for Vattenfall in 2017.
Vattenfall has achieved a Gold level recognition medal for its sustainability performance by EcoVadis, an independent rating agency.
An energy-intensive blockchain developer is building its first data centre outside China in northern Sweden and has chosen renewable electricity from Vattenfall.
What effect does plastic have on the environment, what is causing it and how can we go plastic-fr
Despite substantial impairments, last year brought a number of positive aspects for Vattenfall.
Electrical roads for trucks may be developed jointly by Sweden and Germany.
A year ago the future looked bleak for Swedish nuclear power.
The agricultural cooperative and food product giant Lantmännen has chosen Vattenfall as its suppl
A lawyer from Syria and a business economist from Nigeria are two foreign graduates who are worki
Prior to Lennart Nilsson making his breakthrough as a world renowned photographer, he took these
Greater use of carbon-free electricity in production processes can slash the carbon dioxide emiss
Wireless charging of electric vehicles is regarded as simpler and more convenient than charging w
Vattenfall’s Customer Service office in Umeå, northern Sweden, was completely destroyed by
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 char
The restart of the Ringhals 2 reactor after being shut down for two years means that all of Vatte
Insurance company Skandia and Vattenfall have inaugurated one of the largest onshore wind farms i
It’s 2016 and many employees are still in the closet at work. So, how open are we at Vattenfall?
Drivers of electric cars will not have to suffer range anxiety when Vattenfall launches the &rdqu
Several factors are helping Vattenfall move in the right direction,
Facebook, Twitter and Pokemon Go are driving the need for more data centres.
Vattenfall and Skellefteå Kraft are combining their efforts to attract more power-intensive industries to establish themselves in northern Sweden.
China, Peru, Germany, Denmark and Sweden are contributing employees to the new team formed in BA
Some 60 welding specialists from Mitsubishi prepared Ringhals 3 for restart.
Ninety per cent of the output tax on Swedish nuclear power will disappear next year according to
When the Pride parade wended its way through central Stockholm, the 45,000 participants glowed wi
The first six months of the year have shown improved underlying earnings.
Electricity is now sold on the energy exchange at a price below the cost of producing it.
After having reviewed the proposal, the owner has now confirmed that it stands behind the di
100% renewable, is it all talk? Is nuclear power the answer to an effective transition?
Park your electric car and charge it wirelessly and automatically is ideal, according to users.&n
"The most important components for us are that the politicians have decided to phase out, an
"The direction so far has been too cautious, because it doesn't take into account neither the ambitious targets agreed by member states in the Paris Agreement, nor the structural problems with the large oversupply of allowances in the system. It is quite simply inadequate"
He had been interested in renewable energy for a long time and in 2014 Mikael Saksi decided to in
The first electric bus route in Sweden where charging takes place wirelessly at the bus stop is t
Sale of lignite operations, quarterly report and the Annual General Meeting.
More that energy consumption needs to be considered when designing urban lightning, researchers s
Maria Paris Lönngren is training in a suit fitted with electrodes.
Representatives from PAX and Vattenfall met to discuss hard coal from the mining province of Cesa
Vattenfall gained two new board members on 27 April at an Annual General Meeting which was domina
Increased production and reduced costs delivered improved results despite falling electricity pri
At least 100 internships over a three-year period will give newly arrived migrants with permanent
Three decades have passed since the nuclear accident in Chernobyl.
Vattenfall has now become the first electricity company in Sweden to give customers the opportuni
Can the iron and steel industry, which currently accounts for a large part of Sweden’s indu
What brings a young man from Hamburg to give up his life in a big city and move to a small villag
Residents voted no in the wind power referendum in Sorsele municipality in northern Sweden.
An entire epoch of the Swedish nuclear power industry – the research reactors in Studsvik -
Referendum on wind power in Sorsele
Bellevie Landu and around thirty other young people with immigrant backgrounds make their de
Record net exports of electricity in 2015.
As Vattenfall closes its books for 2015, it can look back on a year which ended with a loss of al
News from Vattenfall wishes everyone a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!
Sweden's nuclear power industry is going through what is probably the most serious financial
Sensors and data from all conceivable electronic devices will allow the homes of the future to ge
oung people from Vattenfall’s Swedish school project Gnistan (the spark) will present their
Read about what Lars and other Vattenfall employees do to live sustainably.
If companies are prioritising electric cars when ordering taxis, the demand will increase; taxi c
Owners of electric cars will be able to charge their vehicles in Stockholm's new shopping cen
Vattenfall has developed a unique technology for smart outdoor street lighting, with the first co
Two huge projects in the province of Västerbotten in northern Sweden may double Vattenfall's
The wind turbines in Sweden's second oldest offshore wind farm have stopped turning and now,
Thanks to increased production and lower operating costs, Vattenfall recorded a better result for
Ringhals 2 will be decommissioned in 2019 and Ringhals 1 the year after that.
Leif Kuhlin, a baker from a small rural town in Sweden, is fascinated by the method of producing
In the race towards zero emissions, every little part of energy life cycles needs to be examined.
Investments in Ringhals' two oldest reactors will be limited, which means that Ringhals 1 and
In the first six months of 2015, the European offshore wind industry installed more new capacity than in any other year on record as several projects reached completion and deployment of larger turbines increased.
Vattenfall was there when this year’s Pride Parade in Sto
Waste is increasingly making the journey across borders to be recycled or used as fuel for heat a
Vattenfall's results for the second quarter of the year were adversely affected by continued
At the end of April Vattenfall announced its intention to shut
The European energy union is a declaration of solidarity and it will be an important tool for the
Power companies and colleges are working together to develop a new type of small-scale hydro powe
Vattenfall sells Danish Nordjylland power plant to municipal company Aalborg Forsyning for DKK 82
Hot and dry or cool and wet?
Lars Joelsson, third generation of the Joelsson dynasty at Vattenfall, is certain: Consumers will
Climate changes can result in major water flow increases in the rivers used by Vattenfall to gene
Annika Viklund, recently appointed Diversity and Inclusion Officer at Vattenfall, explains how sh
Germany and its “electric neighbours” agree to avoid price caps in wholesale power markets and to reduce restrictions of cross border trade in times of scarcity.
Scania to test electrically powered trucks in real-life conditions.
The Älvkarleby power plant, one of the first-generation Swedish hydro power plants, started deliv
Statkraft has cancelled plans to develop a 1,000 megawatt wind power farm in central Norway due to low power prices.
Hands-on experience is crucial to nuclear safety, in particular concerning unplanned occurrences,
Fortum has completed the 6.6 billion euro divestment of its entire electricity distribution activities in Sweden.
IKEA has become energy independent in its operations in the Nordic countries.
Preppers expect the worst and plan for catastrophes such as lon
A new technology is currently being installed in 69 onshore wind turbines, which is estimated to
Recovering waste heat from cremations for room heating. It is becoming common practise.
Low electricity prices and output tax are behind the decision to shut Ringhals 1 and 2 down befor
Energy that falls from the sky, a wax engine that runs on lukew
Wireless charging of electric cars to be tested for the first t
In October last year Vattenfall's Board of Directors decided that the company should investig
Vattenfall's new strategic vision has three key features, C
The market conditions are heavily affecting Vattenfall’s result for the first quarter.
Two reactors at the Swedish nuclear power plant in Ringhals may be closed down earlier than
Vattenfall will invest in three areas to meet the expectations placed on the company.
False information allegedly coming from Vattenfall has been spread in Sweden and Germany. Vattenfall is taking action against these fake accounts and referes to its official information channels.
The National Audit Office believes that Vattenfall promises mor
A new global survey shows that 14 per cent of the board members of 200 of the world’s large
Companies and property owners can now easily provide vehicle charging to their customers with a n
Five years and 900 electric vehicles on, what do drivers of Swedish electric cars think?
Did you miss our April's-fool joke about Vattenfall’s
The wind turbines in the Yttre Stengrund offshore wind farm in
Ten to 17 GW of conventional generation capacity in Europe coul
Jan Jørgensen and his team of experts are in charge of one of t
Norway and Sweden will increase their target for renewable electricity production by almost 8 percent.
Stockholm’s new hybrid buses will be fully charged in onl
Three members of the European Union have already achieved their renewable energy goals for 2020,
Vattenfall's CEO Magnus Hall welcomes the energy commission that is now starting its work on energy policy direction.
The Swedish industry risks becoming short of tens of thousands of engineers in a few year’s
One quarter of the engineers at the Stor-Rotliden wind farm in
Vattenfall’s General Counsel Anne Gynnerstedt explains wh
The banking and insurance company Skandia is buying into f
There is room for much more wind in the Swedish energy system.
“Enough is enough”, Mats Sellei thought three years ago when his son, who was nine at
Ever more people are doing it like Margareta Olsson – leaving their car at home and getting
Are you burning a hole in your pocket?
Squares with tall chimneys: The designs of power plants rarely
Vattenfall is rolling out a comprehensive network of fast charging stations in the Stockholm area
A Facebook data centre in Luleå is just the beginning.
It is now more than 40 years since Ringhals nuclear power plant went into operation.