2013 was a good production year for Fortum’s Loviisa nuclear power plant. The plant produced a total of 8.04 terawatt hours, which is approximately nine per cent of Finland’s total electricity production. The load factor, which depicts the power plant’s availability, was 92.5% with Loviisa 1’s load factor 92.1% and Loviisa 2’s 93%. On an international scale, the load factor was good, compared to the load factor for pressurised water power plants worldwide, approximately 83% last year.
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