Working for fossil freedom

Read about our net zero plans

Vattenfall IDNO is an Ofgem regulated Independent Distribution Network Operator.
We own and maintain electrical network infrastructure to ensure safe and reliable supplies for our customers.

Find out about our services for commercial developers, H2 projects, generation connections...

Expert consultancy to accelerate your connection to the UK grid

We provide an alternative to working with your local DNO and pay business owners and devel...

As a licenced IDNO we adopt and maintain electricity networks.
We provide an alternative to working with your local DNO
and pay business owners and developers an Asset Adoption Value.

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Trusted

Vattenfall IDNO is part of Vattenfall Group, a Swedish state backed energy company established over 100 years ago which employs more than 20,000 people.

Independent

Vattenfall is an independent IDNO - our core focus is establishing high quality electrical networks. We are open to working with any Independent Connection Provider.

Safe

Safety is our top priority at Vattenfall and one of our core values. We care about the health and safety of our employees, contractors, customers, the environment and wider society.

News and insights

Ramping down expenses: Vattenfall’s new pricing model for data centres

At Vattenfall IDNO, we provide a ‘ramping rate’ model to help data centres advance their operations while managing costs effectively.

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Understanding Asset Adoption Values

As an Ofgem-regulated Independent Network Operator, Vattenfall can ‘adopt’ electrical network connections and provide attractive ‘Asset Adoption Value’ payments to developers and business ow...

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Cost effective grid connections for UK Ports

Vattenfall IDNO will be running a 'best practice session' and speaking to port owners and operators at the Ports and Freeports Development Conference at Kensington Town Hall, London on Wedne...

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Working for fossil freedom

Net zero by 2040

At Vattenfall, we’re collaborating with partners from beyond the energy sector to decarbonise entire industries and help make fossil free living a reality. Discover what we're doing.

Net zero by 2040
We are one of the few leading energy companies that is targetting net zero by 2040.

Highest ranking for sustainability
In February 2022 Vattenfall was once again awarded platinum status for sustainability – the highest ranking from EcoVadis, a leader in sustainability assessments. The award consolidates Vattenfall’s position as one of the most sustainability-oriented energy companies. In the 2022 review, Vattenfall's rating climbed even further, from 78 to 87. Read more about the 2022 EcoVadis rating and our work on sustainability.

Innovation for fossil freedom
We develop solutions and innovations that bring us closer to our goal of fossil-freedom. Read about our innovative collaborations.

 

 

CO2 emissions

Vattenfall CO2 roadmap

Million tons, 1990-2050 (forecast)

A - Deregulation of Europe's energy markets begins.
B – Vattenfall grows internationally. Acquisitions in Europe including our German Lignite business.
C – Ongoing transition to enable fossil freedom

Read more about our Roadmap to fossil freedom