3.3 million household connections
More than 2,000 distribution employees
38,000 business, industrial, or commercial customers
100% of our customers in Sweden have smart meters
160,000km of distribution wires – enough to wrap around the world four times
Vattenfall Networks is owned by Vattenfall AB. Vattenfall is one of Europe’s biggest retailers of electricity and heat and one of the largest producers of electricity. Vattenfall’s main markets are the UK, Denmark, Finland, the Netherlands, Germany, and Sweden. The Group has approximately 20,000 employees. The Parent Company, Vattenfall AB, is 100% owned by the Swedish state, and its headquarter are located in Solna, Sweden.
An experienced electricity distributor
Vattenfall is an experienced distribution network operator in Sweden and Germany. We have a long history distributing electricity, beginning in Sweden in the early 1900s. We are the largest electricity network operator in Sweden and we run the grid which supplies Berlin.
A renewable British electricity
Vattenfall entered the UK market in 2008. We are wind power specialists with nearly 1GW of onshore and offshore wind in England, Scotland, and Wales, an investment totalling around £3 billion. We also supply British homes and businesses with electricity.
Vattenfall is an experienced British market player and understands the technical, legal, and market dynamics in Great Britain. In choosing Vattenfall Networks, you are partnering with a small and agile, British-based team backed by the experience and stability of a major European company with a long-term vision.
As a vertically integrated electricity company in Great Britain – controlling aspects of generation, supply, and distribution – we take our unbundling commitments seriously. Vattenfall Networks is ring-fenced from our British retail and generation activities to safeguard competition in the market.