Turbine trip at Loviisa nuclear power plant, Unit
2, on Tuesday 16, August, 2016 at 10.25.
Investigation for the cause of the turbine trip is ongoing. The turbine
will be started once investigation is completed and, if needed, repairs
The Unit 2 can be operated safely at reduced power.
The situation does not
endanger people, environment or the power plant.
Unit 1 is in annual outage.
Planned start date is 8 September, 2016. Annual outage for Unit 2 is planned to
start on 17 September, 2016.
Timo Eurasto, Manager, Operations Unit, tel. +358 10 455 4010
Thomas Buddas, Manager, Nuclear safety, tel. +358
10 455 3710