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Most Finns support the construction of a new nuclear power plant

Majority Finns say they support the idea of ​​building a new nuclear power plant in Finland Survey commissioned by Uutissuomalainen20 local and local newspaper co-editing teams.

More than half of the respondents (55%) agreed and 19% disagreed, but 26% couldn’t say either.

Support for energy infrastructure projects is higher for men and older people than for women and younger age groups. This project was most likely among respondents identified as supporters of the Finns Party or the Left Alliance, and least likely among respondents identified as supporters of the Greens or the Left Alliance. ..

A survey conducted by Tietoykkönen was answered by 1000 people. The result has a margin of error of +/- 3.1 percentage points.

Construction of the country’s sixth nuclear power plant was suspended in early May. Fennovoima, a nuclear company founded by a group of Finnish energy and industrial companies, has terminated its supplier contract with Rosatom, a Russian state-owned nuclear company that was a minority shareholder in the project.

Aleksi Teivainen – HT

https://www.helsinkitimes.fi/finland/finland-news/domestic/21703-uutissuomalainen-most-finns-support-building-new-nuclear-power-plant.html Most Finns support the construction of a new nuclear power plant

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