Corporate social responsibility report
The report on corporate social responsibility describes the operations of Helen Ltd and its subsidiaries Helen Electricity Network Ltd (100%) and Oy Mankala Ab (100%).
Helen Ltd offers its customers electricity, district heat and district cooling, as well as services for small-scale energy production and customers’ own energy use and improvement of efficiency. Helen produces energy at power plants and heating plants located in Helsinki, as well as through its power assets. The company is owned by the City of Helsinki.
Helen Electricity Network Ltd offers its customers electricity transmission and distribution services in Helsinki.
Oy Mankala Ab owns the Mankala, Ahvenkoski, Klåsarö and Ediskoski hydroelectric power plants on the River Kymijoki. Oy Mankala Ab also owns 8.1 per cent of Teollisuuden Voima Oyj, 12.5 per cent of Suomen Hyötytuuli Oy and 50 per cent of Suomen Merituuli Oy.
The corporate social responsibility report consists of four parts: responsibility management, the environment, people, and the economy. The report complements our annual report that describes the business operations and financial key figures of the Helen Group.
The corporate social responsibility report is meant for all stakeholders interested in us and our operations. It focuses on describing our key activities and impacts in corporate responsibility, and presents Helen’s current status and its future outlook.
The report describes the calendar year 2018. The progress of various projects related to responsibility can be monitored in our news and blog (in Finnish), which are kept constantly up to date. The report was published in March 2019.
The total number of visits to the online corporate social responsibility report was 12 100. The number of visits decreased slightly compared with two previous years.
We have published a separate report on social responsibility since 2014. Before that, responsibility was reported as part of the annual report. You can read the previous reports here:
- year 2018: annual report and report on corporate social responsibility
- year 2017: annual report and report on corporate social responsibility
- year 2016: annual report and report on corporate social responsibility (in Finnish)
- year 2015: annual report and report on corporate social responsibility (in Finnish)
- year 2014: annual report and report on corporate social responsibility (in Finnish)
Helen Ltd operated as Helsingin Energia public utility until 31 December 2014. The information reported as from 2015 applies to Helen Ltd. Information prior to 2015 concerns the operations of Helsingin Energia.