RAJASTHAN-3

Operational


Reactor Details

Reactor Type Model Owner Operator
PHWR
Horizontal Pressure Tube type
Nuclear Power Corporation Of India Ltd.
Nuclear Power Corporation Of India Ltd.
Reference Unit Power (Net Capacity) Design Net Capacity Gross Capacity Thermal Capacity
202 MWe
202 MWe
220 MWe
801 MWt
Construction Start Date First Criticality Date
01 Feb, 1990
24 Dec, 1999
First Grid Connection Commercial Operation Date
10 Mar, 2000
01 Jun, 2000

LifeTime Performance

Electricity Supplied Energy Availability Factor Operation Factor Energy Unavailability Factor Load Factor
18.28 TW.h
77.2 %
89.4 %
22.8 %
74.6 %
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
2000 893.760 200 4794 77.6 76.4 76.4 77.6 77.6
2001 1366.080 200 7317 83.5 83.6 80.9 78.0 77.8
2002 1317.950 202 6715 76.7 75.5 78.8 74.5 76.5
2003 1442.060 202 8285 94.6 84.5 80.4 81.5 77.9
2004 1260.330 202 7711 87.8 72.3 78.6 71.0 76.4
2005 1487.920 202 8581 98.0 84.6 79.7 84.1 77.8
2006 985.600 202 7323 83.6 57.8 76.4 55.7 74.4
2007 1043.010 202 7934 90.6 61.1 74.4 58.9 72.4
2008 952.900 202 7707 87.7 61.8 72.9 53.7 70.2
2009 1011.510 202 8338 95.2 65.5 72.1 57.2 68.8
2010 1282.090 202 7699 87.9 74.2 72.3 72.4 69.2
2011 1675.450 202 8307 94.8 94.9 74.3 94.7 71.4
2012 1581.040 202 7932 90.3 90.2 75.5 89.1 72.8
2013 1729.790 202 8603 98.2 98.2 77.2 97.8 74.6
Performance indicators are calculated from the Commercial Operation Date.


Above data are from the PRIS database. Last update on 2014-10-30

Previous  (RAJASTHAN-2) (RAJASTHAN-4)  Next