Did you know? Stockholm once had an underground nuclear power station

Did you know? Stockholm once had an underground nuclear power station

Sweden's first nuclear power station was once a sign of high hopes for the future. As its owners prepare to tear it down, let's take a look inside the plant.

Russia’s ‘nuclear titanic’ sets off for Swedish coast

Russia’s ‘nuclear titanic’ sets off for Swedish coast

North Korea nuclear test is ‘turn for the worse’: Wallström

North Korea nuclear test is ‘turn for the worse’: Wallström

Armed guards to patrol Sweden’s nuclear sites

Armed guards to patrol Sweden’s nuclear sites

Sweden strikes deal to continue nuclear power

Sweden strikes deal to continue nuclear power

‘Suspicious object’ found at Swedish nuclear plant

‘Suspicious object’ found at Swedish nuclear plant

Huge nuclear reactor set to close in Sweden

Huge nuclear reactor set to close in Sweden

Sweden to speed up nuclear reactors closure

Sweden to speed up nuclear reactors closure

Sweden calls for ‘urgent’ international nuclear ban

Sweden calls for ‘urgent’ international nuclear ban

‘All nuclear weapons must be abolished’

‘All nuclear weapons must be abolished’

Swedes unhappy with Finland’s nuclear plans

Swedes unhappy with Finland’s nuclear plans

Sweden plans nuclear reactor ‘for research’

Sweden plans nuclear reactor ‘for research’

US and Russia reluctant to ditch nukes

US and Russia reluctant to ditch nukes

Swedish support for nuclear power wanes

Swedish support for nuclear power wanes

Reactor rooftop intrusion cost 25-30 million kronor

Reactor rooftop intrusion cost 25-30 million kronor

‘Russian nuclear reactors in Sweden a hard sell’

‘Russian nuclear reactors in Sweden a hard sell’

Reactor rooftop intrusion ‘no threat’: Sweden

Reactor rooftop intrusion ‘no threat’: Sweden

Rust found on Vattenfall nuclear waste barrels

Rust found on Vattenfall nuclear waste barrels

Bildt set for Iran trip in bid to beef up nuke deal

Bildt set for Iran trip in bid to beef up nuke deal

Säpo: WMD spies target Swedish universities

Säpo: WMD spies target Swedish universities

Sweden fines nuclear plant trespassers

Sweden fines nuclear plant trespassers

Nuke plant back online after jellyfish foul-up

Nuke plant back online after jellyfish foul-up

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Nuclear power plant’s future in limbo

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Nuclear reactor shuts down after thirty years

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Sweden’s Centre confirms move to the right

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Leak at nuclear plant

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Environmentalists slam Swedish nuclear waste export

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Sweden pays 4.1bn kronor for nuclear reactor closure

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ABB to upgrade Swedish nuclear facility

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Most Swedes favour nuclear power

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Centre dumps nuclear deal

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Liberals drop nuclear demand

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‘Demolish Barsebäck’ – radiation agency

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Alliance agrees to keep nuclear

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Nuclear plant shut after incident

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Nuclear plant ‘could have gone into meltdown’

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Greenpeace: close all Swedish nuclear plants now

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Two more Swedish reactors close

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Energy prices reach record high

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Left Party demands nuclear shutdown

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‘Nuclear emergency over’ ? officials

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Forsmark ‘could restart soon’

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Forsmark incident “worst ever in Sweden”

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Power firms stung by cost of nuclear shutdown

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Few Swedes favour nuclear expansion

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Nuclear watchdog blocks Forsmark restart

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Nuclear reactors to restart on Friday

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New problem delays nuclear reactor restart

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Fire leads to nuclear reactor shutdown

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Persson denies nuclear heroics

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Swedish nuclear reactor back online after fire

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Forsmark ‘does not meet nuclear safety standards’

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Criminal investigation at Swedish nuclear plant

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Second Forsmark reactor shut down

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Forsmark reactor barred from restarting

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Nuclear reactor shut down

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IAEA asked to inspect Swedish nuclear plant

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Sweden restarts nuclear reactors

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Forsmark safety plans criticized by inspectors

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Swedes want to retain nuclear

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Christian Democrats warm to nuclear expansion

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Sweden ‘not prepared for nuclear accident’

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Swedes still dying from Chernobyl radiation

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Safety worries over Forsmark nuclear waste

Vattenfall under fire for blaze at German nuclear plant

Vattenfall under fire for blaze at German nuclear plant

Vattenfall slammed for nuclear ‘cover-up’

Vattenfall slammed for nuclear ‘cover-up’

Drunk workers fired from nuclear plant

Drunk workers fired from nuclear plant

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Vattenfall offices searched in German probe

Greenpeace slams nuclear weapon waste export

Greenpeace slams nuclear weapon waste export

Protesters demonstrate against A-bomb waste

Protesters demonstrate against A-bomb waste

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Nuclear reactors given 38 more years to live

‘Build four new nuclear reactors’

‘Build four new nuclear reactors’

Support rises for new nuclear plants in Sweden

Support rises for new nuclear plants in Sweden

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Forsmark improves safety but more needed: IAEA

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Swedish pension funds invest more in arms firms

Two arrests in nuke plant bomb plot

Two arrests in nuke plant bomb plot

No explosives found at nuclear plant

No explosives found at nuclear plant

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Nuclear sabotage suspects released

Key nuke evidence stuck in the mail

Key nuke evidence stuck in the mail

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Night security lacking at nuke plant

Nuke scare ’caused by shaving cream’

Nuke scare ’caused by shaving cream’

Fire at Swedish nuclear power plant

Fire at Swedish nuclear power plant

Bildt plays down Russian nuclear threat

Bildt plays down Russian nuclear threat

Nuke plant faulted for using janitors as guards

Nuke plant faulted for using janitors as guards

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Safety check forces Swedish nuke plant shutdown

Sweden in nuclear energy reversal

Sweden in nuclear energy reversal

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Voters back nuclear energy agreement: poll

Opposition presses ahead with anti-nuke stance

Opposition presses ahead with anti-nuke stance

Most Swedes favour more nuclear power

Most Swedes favour more nuclear power

Break down in talks on Swedish energy policy

Break down in talks on Swedish energy policy

Fire erupts onboard nuke plant boat hotel

Fire erupts onboard nuke plant boat hotel

New cracks found in Swedish nuke plant rods

New cracks found in Swedish nuke plant rods

Sweden poised to bury nuclear waste for 100,000 years

Sweden poised to bury nuclear waste for 100,000 years

Östhammar wins bid to store nuclear waste

Östhammar wins bid to store nuclear waste

Agency reacts to nuke plant safety lapses

Agency reacts to nuke plant safety lapses

Vattenfall suffers German nuclear setback

Vattenfall suffers German nuclear setback

Sweden’s biggest nuke plant under observation

Sweden’s biggest nuke plant under observation

More safety concerns for Vattenfall reactor in Germany

More safety concerns for Vattenfall reactor in Germany

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Merkel attacks Vattenfall over reactor

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Iranians barred from Swedish universities

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Nuclear plant rapped over safety

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Vattenfall mulls new Swedish nuke plants

Sweden and Poland push for nuclear arms cuts

Sweden and Poland push for nuclear arms cuts

Activists arrested after nuclear plant breach

Activists arrested after nuclear plant breach

Nuclear vote condemned as activists face trial

Nuclear vote condemned as activists face trial

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Court fines Greenpeace nuclear activists

Heightened security urged at nuclear plant

Heightened security urged at nuclear plant

Support for new nuclear reactors grows: survey

Support for new nuclear reactors grows: survey

Activists slam nuclear shipment to Sweden

Activists slam nuclear shipment to Sweden

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Sweden launches major nuke accident exercise

Japan crisis complicates Sweden’s nuclear waste storage plans

Japan crisis complicates Sweden’s nuclear waste storage plans

Thinking about Sweden’s nuclear future

Thinking about Sweden’s nuclear future

Sweden to evacuate citizens from Japan

Sweden to evacuate citizens from Japan

Swedes oppose new nuclear power: poll

Swedes oppose new nuclear power: poll

Radiation reaches Sweden from Japan

Radiation reaches Sweden from Japan

Sweden critical of German nuclear decision

Sweden critical of German nuclear decision

Nuclear weapons threat remains high: study

Nuclear weapons threat remains high: study

Vattenfall ‘may gain’ from German nuclear move

Vattenfall ‘may gain’ from German nuclear move

Vattenfall ‘worst’ nuclear power firm in Europe

Vattenfall ‘worst’ nuclear power firm in Europe

Swede held for building nuclear reactor in his kitchen

Swede held for building nuclear reactor in his kitchen

Swede speaks out about kitchen nuclear reactor

Swede speaks out about kitchen nuclear reactor

Vattenfall suing Germany over nuke phaseout

Vattenfall suing Germany over nuke phaseout

Löfven ready to negotiate over nuclear power

Löfven ready to negotiate over nuclear power

Bildt wary of ‘blow up’ in Iranian nuke talks

Bildt wary of ‘blow up’ in Iranian nuke talks

Sweden secretly shipped plutonium to US: Bildt

Sweden secretly shipped plutonium to US: Bildt

German ambassador: ‘Sweden feels like home’

German ambassador: ‘Sweden feels like home’

Vattenfall sues Germany over nuke power move

Vattenfall sues Germany over nuke power move

Greenpeace report slams Swedish nuclear plants

Greenpeace report slams Swedish nuclear plants

Vattenfall: new Swedish nuke plant ‘years away’

Vattenfall: new Swedish nuke plant ‘years away’

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Man charged for breaking Iran nuke sanctions

Sweden forced to shut down nuclear reactor

Sweden forced to shut down nuclear reactor

Cracks found in Swedish nuclear waste pools

Cracks found in Swedish nuclear waste pools

Sea water shutters Swedish nuclear reactor

Sea water shutters Swedish nuclear reactor

Vattenfall in nuclear spat with Germany

Vattenfall in nuclear spat with Germany

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Swede in court for violating Iran sanctions

Swede convicted of dual-use nuke exports to Iran

Swede convicted of dual-use nuke exports to Iran

Bildt slams ‘provocative’ North Korea nuke test

Bildt slams ‘provocative’ North Korea nuke test

Bildt disarms nuke critics in shock radio show call

Bildt disarms nuke critics in shock radio show call

Fire hits Swedish nuke plant near Gothenburg

Fire hits Swedish nuke plant near Gothenburg

Concerns for Vattenfall’s Russian energy deal

Concerns for Vattenfall’s Russian energy deal