Press kits

Information on topical issues at Fortum

Our actions to fight climate change

Fortum considers climate change as one of the biggest challenges for mankind, and mitigation requires strong political commitment as well as ambitious and prompt action.

Read our views and examples on the actions we have taken

Fortum’s Uniper investment

Fortum has agreed to acquire majority in Uniper. Uniper is a successful company that owns both secure and flexible production. About half of the company’s production capacity is low-carbon gas power and about 20% is carbon-free hydro and nuclear power.
Read the press kit

Wind and solar in Russia

We have announced plans to further expand our wind and solar power production in Russia. The plans are in line with Fortum's overall target of creating a multi-gigawatt wind and solar portfolio.

Read about our renewable energy projects in Russia

Fortum's operations in India

Fortum's operations in India are focused on solar power. We have four solar power plants in India: Amrit, Kapeli, Bhadla and Pavagada. We have also agreed with NBCC on developing electric vehicle charging infrastructure across India, and have some R&D projects going on.

Read about Fortum in India

Research and innovations for a cleaner world

The purpose of Fortum's research and innovations activities is to improve Fortum's competitiveness and to create a basis for new profitable business.

Read about Fortum's reserach and innovations activities

Country fact sheets

We have core operations in 10 countries, with close to 9,000 energy sector professionals. Worldwide, we have 2.5 million customers across different brands, and over 150 power plants. 

More information on our operating countries

Fortum and coal

Our energy production is mainly based on carbon dioxide-free hydro and nuclear power, and on energy-efficient combined heat and power.  Coal’s share in our electricity production in 2018 was 3% and in heat production 16%.  

Read more about where we use coal and our responsible fuel procurement