Mission, vision and development orientation

Clean and environmentally friendly energy produced by Dravske elektrarne Maribor represents almost a quarter of the total electricity produced in Slovenia. The operations of the company, which performs the majority of its activities on the Drava River, are based on efficient processes conducted with the minimum impact on resources and the environment. The important principles of operation are the reliability of partner cooperation in all fields and adaptability to the challenges brought by the employees, owners and external environment. In the field of hydro power activity, the company comprehensively manages and markets all processes, while environmental care is a constant criterion for evaluating the working and economic performance – for the existing capacities and for those which are planned to be built. Efficiency, reliability, adaptability, comprehensiveness and environmental responsibility are the basic values of the company Dravske elektrarne Maribor.


Dravske elektrarne Maribor is a leading company in the field of efficient use of renewable sources of energy in Slovenia, which provides with its development orientation quality energy in an environmentally friendly way, with the objective of economic performance and the coherent sustainable development of the environment and market in which it operates.


To maintain the position of a leading hydro power system in Slovenia by efficiently utilising renewable sources and optimal distribution of its own resources, while establishing itself in commercially attractive fields with strategic partnerships and a sensible expansion of activity.

Development orientation

The future of the company Dravske elektrarne Maribor is based on a highly development-oriented approach, which includes continuation of the renewal of the existing capacities, searching for new development possibilities and market opportunities and building new capacities in other river basins.