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Hanhikivi investment decision

New Nuclear

15 April 2014

Hanhikivi with AES-2006 48A binding decision to construct and finance the Hanhikivi nuclear power plant in Finland has been made by the shareholders of Fennovoima, including Russian state nuclear company Rosatom.

Rosatom buys into Fennovoima

Corporate

28 March 2014

Russia's state nuclear corporation Rosatom has acquired a 34% stake in Fennovoima, the company proposing to build the Hanhikivi nuclear power plant in Finland. The plant is to feature a Russian-supplied reactor.

Finnish firms commit to Fennovoima

Corporate

28 February 2014

Hanhikivi 1 AES-2006 (Fennovoima)_48Finnish companies have committed to hold just over half of the ownership of Fennovoima, the company proposing to build the Hanhikivi nuclear power plant in Finland.

Regulator approves Olkiluoto I&C architecture

New Nuclear

11 April 2014

Olkiluoto_3_190314_(TVO)_48Finnish nuclear regulator STUK has approved the overall architecture of the instrumentation and control (I&C) systems for Olkiluoto 3 but has asked for further studies to be completed before final approval.

Fennovoima applies for VVER reactor

New Nuclear

05 March 2014

Hanhikivi 1 AES-2006 (Fennovoima)_48Fennovoima has asked for permission from the Finnish government to construct a Russian AES-2006 nuclear plant at its Hanhikivi site, near Pyhäjoki.

Russia, Finland agree on more cooperation

Nuclear Policies

26 February 2014

Finland-Russia February 2014 48Russia and Finland have signed a new intergovernmental agreement on nuclear energy cooperation - a prerequisite for Russia to supply a reactor unit for Fennovoima's Hanhikivi project.