The companies within the Vattenfall Group generate and supply power and energy solutions in Sweden, Finland, Denmark, Germany and Poland. The main products are electricity and heat where 164 TWh of electricity and 35 TWh of heat were sold in 2006. The electricity was generated by 43 per cent were thermal, 38 per cent was nuclear and 19 per cent was hydropower. The installed production electricity capacity is: Nordic countries, 18800 MW, Germany 15200 MW and 1000 MW in Poland. The heat production capacity is: Nordic countries 5300 MW, Germany 8700 MW and in Poland 4900 MW.
Vattenfall has its own research and development resources, with 150 employees and up-to date laboratories for research and tests.