KAIGA-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
800 MWt
Construction Start Date First Criticality Date
30 Mar, 2002
26 Feb, 2007
First Grid Connection Commercial Operation Date
11 Apr, 2007
06 May, 2007

LifeTime Performance

Electricity Supplied Energy Availability Factor Operation Factor Energy Unavailability Factor Load Factor
6.48 TW.h
55.8 %
74.3 %
44.2 %
54.8 %
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
2007 353.340 202 2181 34.1 29.8 29.8 29.3 29.3
2008 372.040 202 2532 28.8 22.0 25.1 21.0 24.3
2009 745.450 202 6677 76.2 43.1 31.8 42.1 31.0
2010 1087.760 202 8267 94.4 62.5 40.2 61.5 39.3
2011 1122.310 202 7145 81.6 64.4 45.4 63.4 44.4
2012 1243.340 202 8342 95.0 71.1 49.9 70.1 49.0
2013 1556.250 202 8477 96.8 88.9 55.8 88.0 54.8
Performance indicators are calculated from the Commercial Operation Date.


Above data are from the PRIS database. Last update on 2014-11-24

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