Forsmark nuclear power plant

Forsmark nuclear power plant is one of the largest power plants in Sweden.

We are situated on the east coast, in the region of Uppland. Forsmark has three boiling water reactors that generate 20-25 billion kilowatt-hours of electricity in a normal year. This is approximately one sixth of Sweden's total electrical energy consumption.

About Forsmark

Forsmark is the most recently built nuclear power plant in Sweden. The three reactors were all commissioned between 1980 and 1985.

Current production

Forsmark 1: Yearly outage
Forsmark 2: Normal operation
Forsmark 3: Normal operation

This indicates current operation and production at Forsmark. The chart is regularly updated with current operational data, see time indication. The text is updated during office hours. During normal operation, temporary adjustments of power can be made depending on demand of electricity or due to planned valve tests.

Contractors and consultants

A man scanning his security pass at a gate

Before you can come and work at Forsmark, we need several certificates from you.

A man taking an online training course at Forsmark

You must complete certain courses to gain access to and work at Forsmark.

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See the answers to some frequently asked questions by consultants at Forsmark.

Agreements and requirements

Read and download PAKT documents, requirements for electrical equipment and agreements that apply to contractors at Forsmark.

See also

Man fishing from rocks, with Forsmark visible across the water

We are continuously working to reduce the environmental impact of our operations.

Two female employees at Forsmark

Forsmark is an exciting workplace and we offer many career opportunities.

A building at Forsmark

Find contact details and information about visits to Forsmark nuclear power plant.