Based on state-of-the-art infrastructure, EVN provides its home market with electricity, natural gas, heat, drinking water and wastewater treatment, waste incineration and related services from a single supplier. Furthermore, the company operates cable TV and telecommunications networks and offers various energy services for private and business customers as well as municipalities as part of its portfolio.
The energy business abroad includes retailing both electricity and natural gas in Germany, electricity in Bulgaria, Macedonia, and natural gas in Croatia. Additionally energy business includes electricity production in Macedonia. Further business activities EVN pursues are the production and retail of heat in Bulgaria, the procurement of electricity, natural gas and other primary energy sources, and the trade of electricity and gas on wholesale markets.
Based on the acquisition of a German environmental services group in 2003, EVN significantly expanded its product portfolio and geographical outreach. It managed to build up and integrate a second strategic pillar of its business operations, the Environmental Services segment. EVN boasts extensive expertise in the planning and construction of drinking water supply, wastewater treatment, desalination and waste incineration plants with the experience of 100 environmental projects carried out in its markets.
Nearly 4.5 million customers placed their trust in the safe and reliable energy and environmental products and services offered by EVN during the 2014/15 financial year. In addition to the customers supplied directly by EVN, the plants built by EVN’s environmental services business provide drinking water supplies, wastewater disposal and thermal waste utilisation for approximately 1728 million customers in various European countries.
On balance, EVN is currently active in 13 countries. The share of Group revenue generated outside Austria in the markets of Central, Eastern, and South-Eastern Europe amounted to 52 per cent during the 2014/15 financial year (previous year: 50.4%).