On the basis of studies made in the Ministry of Employment and the Economy as well as information received, it has not been possible to adequately verify that factual control in the company Migrit Solarna Energija is held by parties residing or domiciled in EU or EFTA countries.
The Ministry has today received the supplementary information related to the fulfilment of the factual ownership condition in the company, requested by it from Fennovoima. The company’s supplementary information is not public.
Fennovoima Ltd submitted a construction licence application addressed to the Government through the Ministry of Employment and the Economy concerning the nuclear power plant unit planned for the Hanhikivi peninsula of Pyhäjoki on 30 June 2015. The company also submitted a statement indicating that at least 60 per cent of the company was owned by parties domiciled in the EU or EFTA.
The draft for a government proposal for amending the act on production subsidy for electricity produced from renewable energy sources was sent for comments on 18 June 2015 by the Ministry of Employment and the Economy.