Country profile: Sweden

Summary figures for 2013

The following information is from the NEA publication Nuclear Energy Data, the annual compilation of official statistics and country reports on nuclear energy in OECD member countries.

Country
Number of nuclear power plants connected to the grid
Nuclear electricity generation
(net TWh) 2013
Nuclear percentage of total electricity supply
Sweden
10
63.6
*
42.6
 
OECD Europe
133
833.1
23.7
 
Total
325
1 883.2
18.6
 

Country report

In December 2012, the Swedish Radiation Safety Authority (SSM) submitted the national action plan (NAP) for the stress tests to the European Nuclear Safety Regulators Group (ENSREG). According to the NAP, nuclear power plant operators must provide the SSM possible solutions to improve safety. The activities of the NAP extend as far as 2015.

Ongoing upgrades and status update, noting changes in 2013:

* Provisional data

Source: Nuclear Energy Data 2014

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Last reviewed: 19 December 2014