PRESS RELEASE 2 May 2013
Fortum'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'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.
Ari Kurki, Head of Digital Channels, Fortum, tel. +358 50 453 6808
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