Plant Operation

Fessenheim / French Government Issues Final Order For Plant Closure

By Kamen Kraev
19 February 2020

Unit 1 to close on 22 February, Unit 2 on 30 June
French Government Issues Final Order For Plant Closure
Fessenheim NPP in France's eastern region of Alsace. Image courtesy Creative Commons.
The French government has published an official order confirming the permanent shutdown schedule for the two-unit Fessenheim nuclear power station in France's eastern Alsace region.

A decree published today in the state Official Journal (Journal official) and announced by the French prime minister said Fessenheim-1 will be permanently shut down on 22 February 2020, followed by Fessenheim-2 on 30 June 2020.

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