OKG AB’s Extraordinary shareholders’ meeting decides to close Oskarshamn nuclear units 1 and 2 co-owned by Fortum in Sweden

FORTUM CORPORATION STOCK EXCHANGE RELEASE 14 October 2015 at 13.30 EETOKG AB’s Extraordinary shareholders’ meeting today decided to close the units 1 and 2 in Oskarshamn nuclear power plant in Sweden. The decision will not affect the operation of unit 3 in Oskarshamn, which is the biggest and newest unit.Fortum Corporation
Helena Aatinen
Senior Vice President, Corporate Communications
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Fortum’s purpose is to create energy that improves life for present and future generations. Fortum’s expertise is in CO2-free and efficient electricity and heat production. The company also offers energy-related products and expert services to private and industrial customers and energy producers. Fortum’s main areas of operation are the Nordic and the Baltic countries, Russia and Poland. In 2014, the annual sales (excluding the divested electricity distribution business) totalled EUR 4.1 billion, and comparable operating profit was EUR 1.1 billion. The company employs approximately 8,000 people. Fortum’s share is listed on Nasdaq Helsinki. www.fortum.com