Swedish electricity capacity margins will fall with the closure of a number of nuclear reactors in the next few years, finds Svenska Kraftnät, which is responsible for the national grid.
In a report presented to the government, the authority says the country’s peak power deficit will increase two-fold in a normal winter. Sweden already has a deficit of 1,000 MW in winter.
The authority has previously called on the government, agencies and the power industry to take quick measures to reverse the negative trend.
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