TARAPUR-1

Operational


Reactor Details

Reactor Type Model Owner Operator
BWR
BWR-1, Mark 2 containment
Nuclear Power Corporation Of India Ltd.
Nuclear Power Corporation Of India Ltd.
Reference Unit Power (Net Capacity) Design Net Capacity Gross Capacity Thermal Capacity
150 MWe
200 MWe
160 MWe
530 MWt
Construction Start Date First Criticality Date
01 Oct, 1964
01 Feb, 1969
First Grid Connection Commercial Operation Date
01 Apr, 1969
28 Oct, 1969

LifeTime Performance

Electricity Supplied Energy Availability Factor Operation Factor Energy Unavailability Factor Load Factor
40.20 TW.h
67.8 %
76.4 %
32.2 %
62.9 %
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
1969 Data Not Provided
1970 "
1971 "
1972 652.400 210 5071 57.7 35.4 NC 35.4 NC
1973 757.100 210 5181 59.1 41.2 NC 41.2 NC
1974 832.600 156 6938 79.2 60.5 44.3 60.9 44.4
1975 926.600 200 5825 66.5 53.0 46.5 52.9 46.6
1976 1156.600 210 7617 86.7 62.7 50.0 62.7 50.0
1977 994.800 210 6675 76.2 54.1 50.7 54.1 50.7
1978 941.000 210 6427 73.4 51.2 50.8 51.2 50.8
1979 965.900 210 7143 81.5 52.5 51.0 52.5 51.0
1980 893.900 210 5955 67.8 67.8 52.9 48.5 50.7
1981 793.800 210 5986 68.3 68.4 54.5 43.2 49.9
1982 1112.200 210 7872 89.9 89.9 57.8 60.5 50.9
1983 730.000 200 5396 61.6 41.7 56.5 41.7 50.2
1984 826.850 200 7688 87.5 89.6 59.0 47.1 49.9
1985 790.900 160 6194 70.7 64.6 59.4 53.2 50.1
1986 1090.230 150 7954 90.8 83.0 60.5 83.0 51.8
1987 193.380 150 1533 17.5 14.7 58.3 14.7 50.0
1988 1085.460 150 8010 91.2 82.4 59.4 82.4 51.5
1989 800.330 150 6177 70.5 61.4 59.5 60.9 51.9
1990 1045.170 150 7772 88.7 80.2 60.4 79.5 53.1
1991 566.890 150 6536 74.6 80.4 61.2 43.1 52.7
1992 762.340 150 5487 62.5 57.9 61.1 57.9 52.9
1993 967.680 150 7291 83.2 74.4 61.6 73.6 53.6
1994 280.620 150 2450 28.0 21.4 60.1 21.4 52.5
1995 1092.260 150 7893 90.1 83.1 60.9 83.1 53.6
1996 403.320 150 3872 44.1 30.6 59.9 30.6 52.8
1997 985.480 150 7347 83.9 75.0 60.4 75.0 53.5
1998 1162.620 150 8283 94.6 91.6 61.4 88.5 54.6
1999 852.600 150 6405 73.1 67.0 61.6 64.9 54.9
2000 1181.100 150 8337 94.9 91.6 62.4 89.6 55.9
2001 1084.220 150 7635 87.2 83.6 63.0 82.5 56.7
2002 1180.710 150 8394 95.8 92.0 63.8 89.9 57.6
2003 1100.380 150 7901 90.2 85.2 64.4 83.7 58.3
2004 1148.560 150 8111 92.3 89.0 65.1 87.2 59.1
2005 965.030 150 6552 74.8 74.2 65.3 73.4 59.5
2006 938.720 150 6652 75.9 71.4 65.5 71.4 59.8
2007 1218.350 150 8400 95.9 92.7 66.1 92.7 60.6
2008 964.830 150 7045 80.2 78.2 66.4 73.2 60.9
2009 1205.650 150 7752 88.5 88.2 66.9 91.8 61.6
2010 976.750 150 6792 77.5 74.0 67.1 74.3 61.9
2011 1250.950 150 8437 96.3 96.0 67.8 95.2 62.6
2012 687.670 150 4750 54.1 52.2 67.4 52.2 62.4
2013 1120.510 150 7606 86.8 84.6 67.8 85.3 62.9
Performance indicators are calculated from the Commercial Operation Date.
NC – cumulative values not calculated when more than 50% of required data is missing in PRIS


Above data are from the PRIS database. Last update on 2014-09-17

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