[Machine Translation] Finland: commissioning of EPR postponed. Finnish electricity utility TVO announced Wednesday that the EPR reactor built for it by the French group Areva and the German Siemens should enter commercial service in September 2019, and not in May 2019. Areva plans a load of fuel in January 2019. The first connection to the network is then expected in May 2019, for commercial commissioning in September 2019. “It was necessary to finish the tests hot, which took a little longer than expected and which went well,” he said. explained to AFP a spokesperson of Areva SA.

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Published: 14 June 2018