Applications for Decisions-in-Principle on Fennovoima Nuclear Power Plant Project

On 14 January 2009 Fennovoima Oy submitted an application to the Government for a Decision-in-Principle on the construction of a nuclear power plant at Pyhäjoki, Ruotsinpyhtää or Simo. The Government made a positive Decision-in-Principle on 6 May 2010 and the Parliament ratified it on 1 July 2010.

On 4 March 2014 Fennovoima Oy submitted an application for a supplement to the Government Decision-in-Principle granted on May 6, 2010.  The Government made a positive Decision-in-Principle on 18 September 2014.

The nuclear power plant is planned to be constructed at Hanhikivi in Pyhäjoki.

Further information: jorma.aurela(at)tem.fi