Fortum participates in several national and international energy-sector and sustainability organisations. The list below includes the most significant of these. In addition, Fortum has joined several joint business initiatives promoting market driven energy and climate policy.
International collaboration partners
Fortum is involved in the following organisations and funds:
Eurelectric is the sector association which represents the common interests of the whole electricity industry at pan-European level.
Euroheat & Power is the international association of district heating and cooling.
Foratom is the trade association for the nuclear energy industry in Europe. Its main purpose is to promote the use of nuclear energy in Europe by representing the interests of this industrial sector.
RECS International (Renewable Energy Certificate System): Within the framework of this organisation, Fortum is working with 90 other, mainly European, companies to prepare rules and a system for the international trade of renewable energy certificates.
World Bank's Prototype Carbon Fund (PCF): Fortum is a shareholder in this fund, which invests in CO2-reducing joint implementation projects in Eastern Europe and in clean development mechanism projects in developing countries. The emissions reductions achieved by the PCF are distributed to shareholders according to their share of ownership.
Bettercoal is an organisation that aims for continuous improvement in responsible operations in the coal supply chain.
World Energy Council (WEC): Fortum is a member of WEC via the national committees in Finland and Sweden.
COGEN Europe promotes development of Combine Heat and Power, CHP production in Europe and globally.
International Energy Agency, IEA, is an autonomous organisation which works to ensure reliable, affordable and clean energy for its 28 member countries. Fortum is a collaborator.
Confederation of European Waste to Energy Plants (CEWEP) is the association of the owners and operators of Waste to Energy Plants, representing 394 Waste to Energy Plants from 18 European countries.
The International Solid Waste Association (ISWA) is promoting and developing sustainable and professional waste management worldwide. ISWA has 1,400 members in more than 90 countries, thereof national member organizations in 40 countries and some 100,00 members associated with its national member organizations.
European Union for Responsible Incineration and Treatment of Special Waste (EURITS) represents more than 90% of the EU's specialist waste incineration sector, and exists to ensure the safe, legal and environmentally sound incineration of waste.
Finnish collaboration partners
Finnish Energy (ET) is an industrial policy and labour market policy association representing the electricity and district heating industry in Finland.
Confederation of Finnish Industries (EK): Fortum cooperates with this leading business organisation in Finland.
Corporate Responsibility Network (FIBS): Fortum a members since 2013.
Finnish Environmental Industries (YTP) is an organization set up by Finnish environmental companies that promotes the sustainable use of natural resources and aim to strengthen the stature of the industry.
The Waste Management Association (JHY) promotes knowledge of waste management, proper treatment of waste, and utilization of waste in Finland.
Swedish collaboration partners
Avfall Sverige is the Swedish Waste Management and Recycling association with members from both the public and the private waste management and recycling sectors.
Energiföretagen Sverige is the Swedish power producers' and district heating producers' branch organisation.
Energiforsk is the energy-sector research organisation about heat and cooling in Sweden.
Svenskt Näringsliv: Fortum has representatives in different committees.
Norwegian collaboration partners
Energi Norge is a national energy industry organisation.
Norsk Solenergiforening is a solarenergy association.
Norsk Fjernvarme is a membership organization for the Norwegian district heating industry. Its main objective is to promote the development of district heating and cooling in Norway, based on renewable and carbon neutral energy.
Avfall Norge is a Norwegian waste management and recycling association promoting and developing socially responsible waste management policies in Norway and Europe.
Norsk Elbilforening is a non-profit organisation representing the majority of electric car owners in Norway. It cooperates with the Norwegian government, the electric car industry, and other organizations.
Baltics collaboration partners
Eesti Jõujaamade ja Kaugkütte Ühing (Estonian Power and Heat Association) is the interest organisation for the district heating industry in Estonia.
Eesti Taastuvenergia Koda (Estonian Renewable Energy Association) contributes to the wider deployment of renewable energy in Estonia and sets a long-term goal of full transition to renewable sources of energy in Estonia.
Latvijas siltumuzņēmumu asociācija (Latvian heating company association) is the branch organisation for the Latvian district heating sector.
The Foreign Investors’ Counsil in Latvia (FICIL) is a non-governmental organisation that brings together the largest companies from various countries and sectors that have made significant investments in Latvia, as well as ten countries Chambers of Commerce in Latvia.
Lithuanian District Heat Associations (LSTA) represents the interests of DH utilities, organizations and other associated to the DH sector.
Polish collaboration partners
Responsible Business Forum is the biggest Polish non-profit organisation promoting responsible business.
Polish District Heating Chamber of Commerce links companies that have operations related to district heat.
Polish Chamber of Biomass is an organisation promoting the position of biomass in future energy policy.
Scandinavian Polish Chamber of Commerce supports dialogue between Scandinavian companies operating in Poland and Polish authorities and organisations, furthermore develops business relations between Scandinavia and Poland.
Polish Association of Energy Traders is a politically independent organisation active in the development of energy-sector legislation.
PTEZ Polish Association of CHP plants promotes combined heat and power production in Poland.
French collaboration partners
French-Finnish Chamber of Commerce supports dialogue between Finnish companies operating in France.
La Fabrique Ecologique promotes ecology and sustainable development.
Russian collaboration partners
Market Council unites its members operating in the wholesale electricity market.
Council of Power Producers creates a facorable investment climate in the energy sector.
Russian Union of Industrialists and Entrepreneurs is an independent NGO operating at the federal and regional level to promote the interests of entrepreneurs and the industry.
Association of the European Businesses in the Russian Federation represents and promotes the interests of European companies conducting business in Russia.
Indian collaboration partners
Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) is a non-governmental and non-profit industry organisation.
European Business Group (EBG) represents European business interests in India.
Indian National Hydropower Association (INHA) organisation represents the views of Indian hydropower companies.