KAIGA-1

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 Sep, 1989
26 Sep, 2000
First Grid Connection Commercial Operation Date
12 Oct, 2000
16 Nov, 2000

LifeTime Performance

Electricity Supplied Energy Availability Factor Operation Factor Energy Unavailability Factor Load Factor
15.80 TW.h
69.6 %
89.5 %
30.4 %
68.4 %
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 192.320 200 1173 75.9 100.0 100.0 74.5 74.5
2001 1241.140 200 6316 72.1 70.4 72.7 70.8 71.1
2002 1692.930 202 8082 92.3 92.4 82.2 95.7 83.0
2003 1336.020 202 7255 82.8 83.4 82.6 75.5 80.5
2004 1344.920 202 8181 93.1 77.8 81.4 75.8 79.4
2005 1183.580 202 7580 86.5 66.5 78.5 66.9 76.9
2006 1167.310 202 8524 97.3 67.0 76.6 66.0 75.1
2007 946.250 202 7250 82.8 54.4 73.4 53.5 72.0
2008 1103.030 202 8784 100.0 63.2 72.2 62.2 70.8
2009 842.140 202 6953 79.4 48.6 69.6 47.6 68.3
2010 998.550 202 8535 97.4 57.4 68.4 56.4 67.1
2011 1124.790 202 7900 90.2 64.6 68.0 63.6 66.8
2012 1303.280 202 8719 99.3 74.4 68.6 73.4 67.3
2013 1440.990 202 8049 91.9 82.2 69.6 81.4 68.4
Performance indicators are calculated from the Commercial Operation Date.


Above data are from the PRIS database. Last update on 2014-12-19

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