Suomenoja power plant

Fortum in brief

Fortum’s purpose is to create energy that improves life for present and future generations. Catering to the versatile needs of our customers, we generate, distribute and sell electricity and heat, and offer related expert services. Our operations focus on the Nordic and Baltic countries, Russia and Poland. In 2013, Fortum’s sales totalled EUR 6.1 billion and comparable operating profit was EUR 1.6 billion. We employ approximately 8,800 people. Fortum’s shares are traded on the NASDAQ OMX Helsinki.

Key figures and financial targets

Key figures 2013
Position in the Nordic market​
​Sales, EUR million 6,056 Distribution​ #1​
​Operating profit, EUR million ​1,712 Heat​ #1​
​Comparable operating profit, EUR million 1,607 Power generation​ #3​
​Return on capital employed, % 9.2 Electricity sales​ #2​
​Return on shareholders equity, %
12.0 Customer base million
​Net debt / EBITDA 3.2 ​Electricity customers 1.2​
​Number of employees, 31.12. 9,886​ ​Electricity distribution customers
Group financial targets
​Return on capital employed
12%​ ​Fortum's shares are quoted on NASDAQ OMX Helsinki.
​Return on shareholders equity 14%​ ​Trading code: FUM1V. Type: Utilities
Year of foundation


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