HARTLEPOOL A-1

Operational


Reactor Details

Reactor Type Model Owner Operator
GCR
AGR
Edf Energy
Edf Energy
Reference Unit Power (Net Capacity) Design Net Capacity Gross Capacity Thermal Capacity
595 MWe
625 MWe
655 MWe
1500 MWt
Construction Start Date First Criticality Date
01 Oct, 1968
24 Jun, 1983
First Grid Connection Commercial Operation Date
01 Aug, 1983
01 Apr, 1989

LifeTime Performance

Electricity Supplied Energy Availability Factor Operation Factor Energy Unavailability Factor Load Factor
93.27 TW.h
69.8 %
72.0 %
30.2 %
67.9 %
Lifetime performance calculated up to year 2013

Operating History

Year Electricity Supplied
[GW.h]
Reference Unit Power
[MW]
Annual Time On Line
[h]
Operation Factor
[%]
Energy Availability Factor
[%]
Load Factor
[%]
Annual Cumulative Annual Cumulative
1983 Data from a trial operation not provided
1984 836.000 600 3130
1985 584.380 625 1772
1986 1854.670 625 4833
1987 378.350 625 1242
1988 926.590 490 3101
1989 1829.470 420 4683 45.2 72.8 72.8 39.1 39.1
1990 1698.680 510 3486 39.9 40.1 54.5 39.9 39.5
1991 2953.390 625 6791 77.7 75.0 63.1 54.1 45.6
1992 2910.400 510 6156 69.1 63.5 63.2 64.1 50.4
1993 4449.590 605 7802 89.3 87.1 68.6 87.4 58.7
1994 4296.600 605 7716 88.3 81.4 71.0 81.3 62.9
1995 3584.240 605 5937 67.6 67.7 70.4 67.4 63.7
1996 4518.010 605 7691 87.6 85.6 72.5 85.0 66.6
1997 4441.680 605 7644 87.0 83.6 73.9 83.6 68.6
1998 3892.340 605 7108 80.9 73.5 73.8 73.2 69.2
1999 5000.140 605 8369 95.3 94.4 75.8 94.1 71.6
2000 4757.350 605 8153 92.8 88.6 77.0 89.5 73.2
2001 4291.190 605 7301 83.1 80.9 77.3 80.8 73.8
2002 4627.850 605 7965 90.9 87.5 78.1 87.3 74.8
2003 4583.300 605 7856 89.7 86.6 78.7 86.5 75.6
2004 1942.670 605 3385 38.5 36.9 75.9 36.6 73.1
2005 2322.930 605 4829 55.1 43.9 74.0 43.8 71.3
2006 2378.890 595 4291 49.0 45.9 72.4 45.4 69.8
2007 3295.790 595 5680 64.8 63.1 71.9 63.2 69.4
2008 0.000 595 0 0.0 0.0 68.2 0.0 65.9
2009 3945.950 595 6986 79.8 76.0 68.6 75.7 66.4
2010 4407.410 595 7547 86.2 84.2 69.3 84.6 67.2
2011 3102.640 595 5514 63.0 59.9 68.9 59.5 66.9
2012 4301.940 595 7613 86.7 82.5 69.4 82.3 67.5
2013 3992.350 595 7557 86.3 76.9 69.8 76.6 67.9
Performance indicators are calculated from the Commercial Operation Date.


Above data are from the PRIS database. Last update on 2014-04-19

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