Vattenfall completes DELTA Energie acquisition
Sweden-headed energy utility major Vattenfall AB has announced that it has completed the acquisition of Dutch electricity and gas sales company DELTA Energie B.V. The Netherlands Authority for Consumers and Markets (ACM) has given its approval and the works councils of both DELTA Energie and Vattenfall have given positive advice. The take-over of DELTA Energie by Vattenfall is therefore effective as of March 1, 2019.
DELTA supplies telecom services from DELTA Fiber Nederland BV and green electricity and gas from DELTA Energie. Announced on January 17, 2019, Vattenfall is only taking over DELTA Energie whichwill continue to operate from Zeeland as an independent company.
Vattenfall is a strong partner for DELTA, and together the two companies will be able to take even greater steps to provide fossil-free energy to customers. Vattenfall is a market leader in Northern Europe and energy supplier to both consumers and business customers.
Since before, Vattenfall/Nuon also owns Feenstra and Powerpeers in the Netherlands and a producer of renewable and low-emitting energy, in the Netherlands mainly from wind and solar. In the province of Zeeland Vattenfall operates a wind farm in Zeeuws-Vlaanderen and is the main electricity buyer of one of the Netherlands largest solar parks in Middelburg.