VEBA

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VEBA AG
Aktiengesellschaft
Industry Energy, Mining, Telecommunication
Fate Amalgamation with VIAG
Successor E.ON
Founded 8. March 1929
Founder State of Prussia
Defunct 27th. September 2000
Headquarters Düsseldorf, Germany
Area served
Europe
Key people
Ulrich Hartmann (CEO)
Products Power, Coal
Revenue 42,48 Milliards Euros
Owner over 600 000
Number of employees
130 000
Divisions PreussenElektra, VEBA Oel, Degussa Hüls, Stinnes AG, Vebacom, O.tel.o

VEBA AG (originally from Vereinigte Elektrizitäts und Bergwerks Aktiengesellschaft, i.e. "United Electricity and Mining Corporation") was a German energy company. VEBA was founded in 1929 as a holding company owned by the state of Prussia, and was privatized in 1965. VEBA became a part of E.ON in 2000.