HARTLEPOOL A-2

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
585 MWe
600 MWe
655 MWe
1500 MWt
Construction Start Date First Criticality Date
01 Oct, 1968
09 Sep, 1984
First Grid Connection Commercial Operation Date
31 Oct, 1984
01 Apr, 1989

LifeTime Performance

Electricity Supplied Energy Availability Factor Operation Factor Energy Unavailability Factor Load Factor
88.12 TW.h
71.6 %
74.2 %
28.4 %
70.1 %
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
1984 Data from a trial operation not provided
1985 778.880 625 2839
1986 942.540 625 2678
1987 1729.280 625 4985
1988 1013.140 490 2969
1989 2234.820 420 4689 71.0 100.0 100.0 80.6 80.6
1990 3238.380 510 6796 77.8 74.1 84.3 76.0 77.8
1991 1855.910 625 3755 43.0 55.1 71.6 34.0 58.7
1992 4316.780 575 7923 89.0 87.0 76.0 84.9 66.2
1993 4264.640 605 7682 87.9 83.8 77.8 83.8 70.2
1994 3703.920 605 6612 75.7 69.9 76.3 70.1 70.2
1995 3750.740 605 6149 70.0 70.8 75.4 70.6 70.2
1996 4370.300 605 8131 92.6 82.1 76.3 82.2 71.9
1997 4127.880 605 6954 79.2 77.2 76.4 77.7 72.6
1998 4555.100 605 7973 90.8 85.6 77.4 85.7 74.0
1999 4472.450 605 7808 88.9 83.6 78.0 84.2 75.0
2000 4265.860 605 7463 85.0 80.3 78.2 80.3 75.5
2001 4635.880 605 8092 92.1 87.5 79.0 87.2 76.4
2002 4910.320 605 8383 95.7 92.7 80.0 92.6 77.6
2003 3488.430 605 6258 71.4 66.4 79.1 65.8 76.8
2004 3380.610 605 6016 68.5 64.0 78.1 63.6 76.0
2005 3651.640 605 6428 73.4 69.2 77.5 68.9 75.5
2006 2481.110 595 4455 50.9 47.8 75.8 47.4 73.9
2007 3593.550 595 6514 74.4 69.2 75.5 69.0 73.6
2008 0.000 595 0 0.0 0.0 71.6 0.0 69.9
2009 2882.060 595 5360 61.2 56.0 70.8 55.3 69.2
2010 3738.080 595 6674 76.2 71.7 70.9 71.7 69.3
2011 4251.620 595 7533 86.0 81.9 71.4 81.6 69.8
2012 4520.160 585 7880 89.7 87.7 72.1 88.0 70.6
2013 3014.480 585 5517 63.0 59.2 71.6 58.8 70.1
Performance indicators are calculated from the Commercial Operation Date.


Above data are from the PRIS database. Last update on 2014-07-29

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