#union #iww #ows #p2 #tlot #tcot

Finland’s TVO Eyes Boost in Olkiluoto Nuclear Reactor Output


Teollisuuden Voima Oyj, Finland’s biggest nuclear operator, is planning to increase output from its 1,760-megawatt Olkiluoto reactors in 2017, bolstering Finland’s energy independence.

“We may decide to boost capacity from the two 880-megawatt units in 2017, adding significantly to net electricity output,” spokesman Lauri Inna said today by phone from the reactor site, without elaborating how much capacity will rise.
The increase may provide support to the nation’s energy- intensive pulp, chemicals and basic metals industries, which contribute twice the European average to the economy, according to the In...