Fortum extends period of validity regarding offer to City of Espoo

Fortum Corporation STOCK EXCHANGE RELEASE
26 April 2005 at 9.00 am 1 (1)


Fortum extends period of validity regarding offer to City of Espoo

Fortum has decided to extend the period of validity regarding its offer to buy
the shares of E.ON Finland Oyj owned by the City of Espoo to June 30th, 2005.


Fortum Corporation
Carola Teir-Lehtinen
Senior Vice President, Corporate Communications

Further information:
Carola Teir-Lehtinen, Senior Vice President, Communications, tel. +358 10 452
4118

Distribution:
Helsinki Stock Exchange
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