A site in Finland is set to use a labyrinth of underground tunnels for the storage of nuclear waste, in what could become a template for others to follow. According to the World Nuclear Association, Finland is home to four nuclear reactors which provide almost 30 percent of its electricity. The Olkiluoto 3 project is set to be Finland’s fifth. Energy company Teollisuuden Voima Oyj (TVO) says that regular production at the unit is set to begin at the end of 2018. The unit’s net electrical output will be around 1,600 megawatts (MW).
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