Distribution segment has been presented as discontinued operations since the first quarter 2015. Distribution segment review in Q3 2015 interim report
In June 2015, Fortum completed the divestment of its Swedish electricity distribution business.
The transaction concluded the divestment of Fortum's Distribution segment, a process that began in 2013. The total consideration from the divestments in Finland, Sweden and Norway was approximately EUR 9.3 billion on a debt- and cash-free basis and approximately EUR 6.3 billion in non-taxable sales gains booked during 2014 and 2015.
The comparable operating profit from the discontinued operations was EUR 113 (200) million, and operating profit totalled EUR 4,395 (2,066) million, including the sales gain of approximately EUR 4.3 billion from the divestment of the Swedish electricity distribution business (approximately EUR 1.9 billion from Finnish and Norwegian operations in 2014).