Fortum in Russia

We have more than five decades of experience of working in Russia. Our services in Russia include power and heat sales as well as district heating solutions.

Chelyabinsk GRES

Our operations are located in Western Siberia, where industrial production is dominated by the oil and gas industries, and in the Southern Urals area, which is dominated by the metals industry.

We operate eight thermal power plants. Fortum also has Russia’s first wholesale market wind park in the Ulyanovsk region as well as three solar parks.

In 2018, Fortum's electricity generation capacity in Russia was 4,912 megawatts (MW) and heat production capacity was 10,229 MW. We employ approximately 3,000 persons in Russia.

Fortum also has 29.5% share of TGC-1 that owns and operates water and thermal power in North-West Russia and heat distribution network in Saint Petersburg.