About VKG Elektrivõrgud

About the Company

VKG Elektrivõrgud OÜ is the second largest power distribution company in Estonia after Eesti Energia Jaotusvõrk (Distribution Network). In May 2006, Narva Elektrivõrk AS, which is well-known for its long-established traditions, work experience and highly qualified experts, became a subsidiary of VKG.

VKG Elektrivõrgud OÜ mainly transmits and distributes electricity and provides operational management services for company power systems. In addition, the company also provides the service of designing, building, repairing, using, checking and maintaining electrical installations. The company’s service area is in Ida-Viru County, including the towns of Narva, Narva-Jõesuu and Sillamäe, the rural municipality of Vaivara and the district of Viivikonna in the town of Kohtla-Järve. The mission of the company is to be the most effective power distribution company in Estonia. Client service, quality, and environment-friendliness are prioritised.

The most important achievements of the last years is the fact that the company has found alternative power suppliers in addition to Eesti Energia, which has helped to provide electricity to clients at lower prices. The company is the best one in Estonia at avoiding power losses and network failures. Another significant accomplishment is establishing an ISO 9001 quality management system in 2004.

According to several national and international surveys, VKG Elektrivõrgud OÜ has been credited as being one of the best employers in the country. Hewitt Associates stated this in a document entitled: “Best Employers – Best Results,” which summarises a survey carried out all over Europe in 2004. According to this document, the company was the tenth best employer in Europe. In 2005 a competition was held in Estonia to find the most employee-friendly company and VKG Elektrivõrgud OÜ took third place in the category of family-friendliness. In 2011 VKG Elektrivõrgud has participated in contest "Employee and Family Friendly Company" and took 11. place in TOP 2011.