The Finnish Research Programme on Nuclear Power Plant Safety 2015 - 2018

    Project: Research

    Project Details

    Layman's description

    The objective of national nuclear power safety research is to ensure that if new matters related to the safe use of nuclear power plants should arise, the authorities possess sufficient technical expertise and other competence for determining the significance of those matters without delay.
    AcronymSAFIR 2018
    Effective start/end date1/01/1531/03/19

    Collaborative partners

    • VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland (lead)
    • Teollisuuden Voima Oyj
    • Fortum Waste Solutions Oy
    • Fennovoima Oy
    • Lappeenranta-Lahti University of Technology LUT
    • Aalto University
    • Radiation and Nuclear Safety Authority (STUK)
    • Swedish Radiation Safety Authority

    UN Sustainable Development Goals

    In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This project contributes towards the following SDG(s):

    • SDG 9 - Industry, Innovation, and Infrastructure