Vattenfall – interim report, January-September 2022

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Financial highlights, January-September 2022

  • Net sales increased by 38% (34% excluding currency effects) to SEK 160,825 million (116,590)
  • Underlying operating profit of SEK 23,844 million (22,090)
  • Operating profit of SEK 36,707 million (52,521)
  • Profit for the period of SEK 16,980 million (41,912)

Financial highlights, July-September 2022

  • Net sales increased by 47% (41% excluding currency effects) to SEK 53,076 million (36,125)
  • Underlying operating profit of SEK 6,232 million (4,782)
  • Operating profit of SEK 12,192 million (22,926)
  • Profit for the period of SEK 6,684 million (18,277)

Business highlights, July-September 2022

  • Turbulent market and continued major price differentials among Nordic price areas.
  • Postponed restart of Ringhals 4 nuclear reactor.
  • Foundation installation completed and delivery of first electricity from offshore wind farm Hollandse Kust Zuid in the Netherlands.  
  • Exercised option to continue to develop the offshore wind power project N-7.2 in Germany which is expected to cover the electricity consumption for over one million households.
  • Joint venture with Midlothian Council to invest in low carbon energy solutions in Scotland.
  • Upgrades to regional grid progressing with the inauguration of a regional grid station in Stockholm and detailed planning for a 150 kV transmission line in Luleå.

The complete interim report and presentation images are available on

At a live studio broadcast at 09.30 CEST Vattenfall’s President and CEO Anna Borg and CFO Kerstin Ahlfont will present the results together with Head of Strategic Development Andreas Regnell. 

The broadcast can be found at  Vattenfall Q3 report 2022

To join by telephone, please dial one of the numbers a few minutes before the broadcast starts:

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The information was submitted for publication, through the agency of the contact persons set out below, at 08.00 CEST on 27 October 2022. This report has been prepared in both Swedish and English versions. In the event of discrepancies between the two versions, the Swedish version shall govern.

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Ruben van Bavel, Acting Head of Group Control & Investor Relations +31 650 126 296
Johan Sennerö, Press Officer +46 73 046 40 45

Vattenfall Press Office +46 87 39 50 10

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