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Raahe-Kalajoki seutu

Raahe-Kalajoki Region

Published11.04.2022
The Raahe-Kalajoki economic region consists of five municipalities: Raahe, Pyhäjoki, Siikajoki, Kalajoki and Merijärvi. This 80-kilometre long coastal region has approximately 48,000 inhabitants.

Local information

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The region is preparing for the construction of Fennovoima's Hanhikivi 1 nuclear power plant in Pyhäjoki. The design and construction of this nuclear power plant will be a large international project which will take approximately ten years. The plant will be supplied by Rusatom Overseas, part of the Russian Rosatom Group. It will begin producing electricity in 2024. Due to the nuclear power plant project, in addition to Finnish operators a large number of international companies and employees is expected to arrive in the region.

The InfoFinland pages of the Raahe-Kalajoki Region provide a great deal of useful information on local services for people planning to move to the area, as well as those already living there.

Moving to Raahe-Kalajoki Region | Life in the Raahe-Kalajoki Region | Information about the Raahe-Kalajoki Region

Further information is available in InfoFinland's municipality-specific pages and the municipalities' own websites. Raahe, Pyhäjoki, Siikajoki, Kalajoki and Merijärvi.

Link redirects to another websiteMunicipality of Pyhäjoki

Municipality of Pyhäjoki

Link redirects to another websiteMunicipality of Siikajoki

Municipality of Siikajoki

Link redirects to another websiteTown of Kalajoki

Town of Kalajoki

Link redirects to another websiteMunicipality of Merijärvi

Municipality of Merijärvi