Construction License Application for Hanhikivi 1 Nuclear Power Plant

The Construction License Application is pursuant to the Finnish Nuclear Energy Act and contains a description of the plant site, plant type, the main safety features, nuclear waste management, financing of the project, the suppliers and Fennovoima’s organization.

A supplement to the application concerning the Finnish ownership of Fennovoima was submitted to the Government on August 5, 2015.

The publication created from the updated application is available in English and the supplement concerning the domestic ownership in Finnish.

Safety assessment conducted by STUK

In addition to the Construction License Application, Fennovoima will submit extensive documentation to the Finnish Radiation and Nuclear Safety Authority (STUK) for the safety assessment gradually in phases up until the summer of 2017. A positive safety assessment from STUK is a prerequisite for obtaining the Construction License.

Chapter 1 of the Preliminary Safety Analysis Report (PSAR) was submitted to STUK in 2015.

Download Construction License Application here.