Small production disturbance at Loviisa nuclear power plant Unit 2 on 23 February

23 February 2018, 13:50 EET

On 23 February there is a reduction of power at Loviisa nuclear power plant Unit 2 second turbine due to a failure in control valve. The power has been reduced from the normal 265 MW level to 165 MW. The failure is being repaired. Unit 2 is estimated to reach full power during the afternoon 23 February, 2018.

The Unit 1 is in normal production.

The situation does not endanger people, environment or the power plant.

For more information:
Timo Eurasto, Loviisa nuclear power plant, +358 50 4554010Image removed.