Fortum Corporation's website ranked best in Finland and fifth in Europe

PRESS RELEASE 2 May 2013

1st Corporate Website in FinlandFortum's corporate website was ranked the best in Finland among the publicly listed companies in the annual KWD Webranking survey. Out of the European companies, Fortum was ranked fifth.

"I am very pleased with this acknowledgement. It demonstrates Fortum's long-term commitment to provide all our website visitors with a wide range of information about our company," says Ari Kurki, Head of Digital Channels at Fortum.

Fortum's website was ranked at a very high level in virtually all sections of the survey. In particular, the Investor Relations pages received excellent scores regarding transparent and comprehensive content for all stakeholders. Fortum has been among the top performers in Finland since 2004.

KWD Webranking is a comprehensive survey of online corporate communications globally. The ranking is based on the requirements and demands of financial analysts, business journalists, and job seekers. This year, the survey covered over 900 companies worldwide.

Fortum Corporation
Corporate Communications

Additional information:
Ari Kurki, Head of Digital Channels, Fortum, tel. +358 50 453 6808


Fortum

Fortum's purpose is to create energy that improves life for present and future generations. We provide sustainable solutions that fulfill the needs for low emissions, resource efficiency and energy security, and deliver excellent value to our shareholders. Our activities cover the generation, distribution and sales of electricity and heat as well as related expert services.

Fortum's operations focus on the Nordic countries, Russia, Poland and the Baltics. In the future, the integrating European and fast-growing Asian energy markets provide additional growth opportunities. In 2012, Fortum’s sales totalled EUR 6.2 billion and comparable operating profit was EUR 1.7 billion. We employ approximately 10,400 people. Fortum’s shares are quoted on NASDAQ OMX Helsinki.