In Finland nuclear power plant off two of the reactor because of a fire

В Финляндии на АЭС отключились два реактора из-за пожара

Nuclear power plant in Olkiluoto

Due to the shortage of electricity in Finland can connect the spare generating capacity.

In Finland was disabled both reactor nuclear power plant in Olkiluoto. It is reported Yle on Thursday, July 19.

It is noted that the reactors were disabled due to a transformer fire on Wednesday at the plant. Because of this, the second reactor is automatically disconnected from the power system of Finland.

No one from the fire were not injured. The spread of fire was prevented. But in the course of repairs had to be disconnected and the first nuclear reactor.

As the head of the system operator Fingrid Rama paivinen, the connection of the first reactor is expected on Thursday to 22:00 and the second for Friday. Both reactors running at full capacity in the beginning of next week.

Thus in Fingrid did not rule out that due to the shortage of electricity in the country will have to connect the spare generating capacity.

Earlier this week, the South-Ukrainian NPP is connected, the third unit after middle planned repair.

Also at the Rivne nuclear power plant has fully resumed work the second unit.

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