Nuon, part of Vattenfall, is an energy company that generates electricity and produces gas, heating and cooling, and supplies these to approximately 2.2 million households, companies and organisations in the Netherlands. Nuon also offers its customers energy-saving products and services.
Nuon aims to maintain a reliable, sustainable and affordable supply of energy. An important basis for this is achieving balanced and sustainable growth for all stakeholders: customers, employees, shareholders, the environment and society as a whole. The company has approximately 5,200 employees (end 2012).
Nuon is a subsidiary of Vattenfall, one of Europe's largest generators of electricity and the largest supplier of heat. Vattenfall is active in several European markets, including Scandinavia, Germany, the Netherlands and the United Kingdom.
Vattenfall is an integrated energy company. Its main products are: electricity, heat and gas. Expansion and growth are expected in electricity generation with low CO2 emissions, such as wind power, nuclear power, biomass fuel, hydro power and natural gas.
Vattenfall has approximately 32,800 employees (end 2012).