Finland to Examine Nuclear Reactor Plans

20 April 2010 (Last Updated April 20th, 2010 18:30)

Finland will today examine three applications to build nuclear reactors, it has been revealed. The government said in a statement that the applications will be discussed in a session this afternoon with a news conference to follow. A government spokesman said he could not spec

Finland will today examine three applications to build nuclear reactors, it has been revealed.

The government said in a statement that the applications will be discussed in a session this afternoon with a news conference to follow.

A government spokesman said he could not speculate on an outcome, reports Reuters.

Three applicants are seeking permission to build reactors: Fortum (FUM1V.HE), Teollisuuden Voima (TVO) and the Fennovoima consortium.