Ain’t No Luck: OL3 Nuclear Plant Hit with Third Delay Thanks to Glitches Yet Again

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OL3 nuke power plant resumption delays for 3rd time due to glitches

The resumption of power generation at the Olkiluoto 3 nuclear power plant will be delayed further by four more days due technical problems, said the owner of the plant Teollisuuden Voima Oyj (TVO) in a press release on Sunday.

According to the updated schedule, the outage will now be completed by May 8.

Earlier on April 21, the TVO announced that resumption of power generation at the plant will be delayed by six more days due technical problems.

On March 28, the TVO said that the outage of Olkiluoto 3 would be extended by five days and scheduled to be ended on April 20.

Power generation at the OL3 plant remained suspended due to the annual outage since March 2.

About 1,100 external professionals are involved in the outage.


  1. Emily_Journalist says

    Despite continuous efforts, the delay in resuming power generation at the Olkiluoto 3 nuclear power plant is indeed concerning. The technical glitches seem to persist, causing repeated setbacks in the restart schedule. It’s crucial for the authorities to swiftly address these issues to ensure the safety and efficiency of the plant’s operations.

  2. Jennifer_1985 says

    Are the technical problems at OL3 nuclear power plant common, or is this a unique situation causing repeated delays?

    1. Matthew_1978 says

      Technical problems at the OL3 nuclear power plant have unfortunately become a recurring issue, leading to repeated delays in the resumption of power generation. It seems to be a common challenge faced by the plant rather than a unique situation.

  3. LindaSmith85 says

    It’s really disappointing to see the Olkiluoto 3 plant facing yet another delay due to technical glitches. The repeated setbacks are a cause for concern and raise questions about the reliability of the plant’s operations.

  4. EmilySmith86 says

    It’s quite concerning to see these ongoing delays at the Olkiluoto 3 nuclear plant. Technical glitches seem to be a persistent issue, and it’s disappointing that the resumption of power generation keeps getting pushed back. Safety and efficiency should be the top priorities in such critical facilities.

  5. Carol_Smith says

    Why does the Olkiluoto 3 nuclear power plant keep experiencing technical glitches causing delays?

    1. Sam_Williams says

      Technical glitches at nuclear power plants are a common occurrence due to the complex nature of their operations. The Olkiluoto 3 plant specifically has faced challenges leading to delays in power generation. It’s a reminder of the critical need for thorough maintenance and continuous improvement in the nuclear energy sector.

  6. EmilySmith says

    It’s quite concerning to see that the Olkiluoto 3 nuclear plant continues to face these technical glitches causing delays in power generation. Hopefully, the issues can be resolved quickly to ensure the safety and stability of the plant operations.

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