PRODUCTION OF LOVIISA 1 WILL BE INTERRUPTED

The production of unit 1 at Loviisa power plant will be interrupted on Thursday, 24 May 2001, for inspection of a reactor coolant pump. An oil leak has been detected in the pump motor.

 

The plant unit is planned to be restarted on Thursday evening.

 

 

Fortum Corporation

 

Further information:

Jorma Aurela, Manager, Communications,  +358 50 455 3070

Jari Snellman, Manager, Maintenance, +358 50 455 3100