Fortum has completed the divestment of its Finnish electricity distribution business to Suomi Power Networks Oy. The new electricity distribution company is called Caruna.
Caruna is the largest electricity distribution company in Finland, responsible for distributing electricity to 640 000 residential and company customers in South, Southwest and Western Finland as well as Joensuu, Koillismaa and Satakunta. Caruna network is approximately 79 000 kilometers long which means it would extend twice around the globe. Caruna holds a 20 percent market share of Finland’s local electricity distribution.
Electricity distribution company Caruna: http://www.caruna.fi/home/index?lang=en
Electricity outage map: http://avbrottskarta.caruna.fi/?lang=en
Fortum continues to sell electricity and to develop and offer related services to its electricity retail customers as before. Read more>> (in Finnish)