Loviisa nuclear power plant
The first nuclear power plant in Finland, Fortum's Loviisa Unit 1, was taken into commercial use in 1977. Unit 2 followed in 1980.
Loviisa NPP in 2019
Loviisa NPP production in 2019
Share of Finland's electricity production
The power plant continuously employs
In 2019, the annual production totalled 8.2 TWh which is more than 10% of Finland's electricity production.
When reviewing the entire production lifecycle, the climate impact of operating nuclear power is similar to that of wind, solar or hydropower.
A multiple isolation principle is applied in the planning, building, operation and decommissioning of a nuclear power plant.
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The Loviisa power plant was the first nuclear power plant in Finland. Get to know Loviisa's history.