Olkiluoto 3 to begin energy production in 2020

The Finnish Government made a favourable Decision-in-Principle on Teollisuuden Voima Oyj’s (TVO) Olkiluoto 3 nuclear power plant project on 17 January 2002. The Parliament ratified the decision on 24 May 2002. The Government granted a construction licence for the project on 17 February 2005 and an operating licence on 7 March 2019.

The nuclear power plant unit is located in Olkiluoto, Eurajoki, and has a capacity of approximately 1,600 MW.

Further information: jaakko.louvanto(at)tem.fi or jorma.aurela(at)tem.fi