HELSINKI, (Sputnik) – The second unit of Finland’s Olkiluoto Nuclear Power Plant (NPP), which was shut down after an incident final week, has been reconnected to the nationwide grid, the Finnish power firm Teollisuuden Voima Oyj (TVO) stated on Sunday.
On December 10, the Finnish Radiation and Nuclear Safety Authority stated that the second unit of the Olkiluoto NPP had been shut down due to an emergency state of affairs. According to the International Atomic Energy Agency, the incident posed no hazard to the atmosphere and the radiation ranges at and close to the station had been throughout the regular vary.
AP Photo / Lehtikuva, Antti Aimo-KoivistoIn this March 23, 2011 photograph, a normal view exhibits the nuclear energy plant Olkiluoto 3 ‘OL3’ beneath building subsequent to OL2 and OL1 nuclear reactors in Eurajoki, south-western Finland
The firm added that the total manufacturing energy was anticipated to be reached on Tuesday.