MADRAS-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
205 MWe
202 MWe
220 MWe
801 MWt
Construction Start Date First Criticality Date
01 Jan, 1971
02 Jul, 1983
First Grid Connection Commercial Operation Date
23 Jul, 1983
27 Jan, 1984

LifeTime Performance

Electricity Supplied Energy Availability Factor Operation Factor Energy Unavailability Factor Load Factor
25.90 TW.h
54.9 %
66.8 %
45.1 %
51.0 %
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
1983 Data from a trial operation not provided
1984 1115.820 210 6333 75.0 63.6 63.6 63.6 63.6
1985 822.080 215 4827 55.1 49.5 56.2 43.6 53.1
1986 757.120 220 4629 52.8 39.3 50.2 39.3 48.3
1987 1100.000 220 6047 69.0 57.1 52.0 57.1 50.6
1988 1258.000 220 6691 76.2 65.1 54.7 65.1 53.6
1989 404.570 220 4350 49.7 21.0 49.0 21.0 48.0
1990 863.720 215 7320 83.6 45.6 48.5 45.9 47.7
1991 499.900 215 3546 40.5 44.4 48.0 26.5 45.0
1992 1082.590 194 7412 84.4 84.6 51.7 63.5 46.9
1993 538.940 194 3836 43.8 43.9 51.0 31.7 45.5
1994 809.000 194 5974 68.2 66.6 52.3 47.6 45.7
1995 1085.160 194 7584 86.6 86.8 55.0 63.8 47.1
1996 617.150 150 4348 49.5 50.6 54.7 43.7 46.9
1997 893.020 150 6451 73.6 68.0 55.4 68.0 48.0
1998 703.440 150 4858 55.5 55.5 55.4 53.5 48.3
1999 1182.430 150 8095 92.4 92.5 57.2 90.0 50.3
2000 667.750 150 4468 50.9 50.9 56.9 50.7 50.3
2001 1174.490 150 7751 88.5 88.6 58.3 89.4 52.0
2002 895.760 155 5885 67.2 67.7 58.7 66.0 52.7
2003 810.570 155 5421 61.9 65.2 59.0 59.7 53.0
2004 0.000 155 0 0.0 0.0 56.6 0.0 50.8
2005 0.000 155 0 0.0 0.0 54.4 0.0 48.9
2006 1224.960 202 7823 89.3 68.6 55.1 70.2 49.9
2007 695.770 205 5814 66.4 39.3 54.4 38.7 49.4
2008 697.940 205 6791 77.3 38.8 53.7 38.8 48.9
2009 721.620 205 6404 73.1 40.2 53.1 40.2 48.5
2010 1024.380 205 8614 98.3 57.0 53.3 57.0 48.9
2011 1117.420 205 7655 87.4 62.2 53.6 62.2 49.4
2012 1316.320 205 8459 96.3 73.1 54.4 73.1 50.3
2013 1259.800 205 8231 94.0 70.2 54.9 70.2 51.0
Performance indicators are calculated from the Commercial Operation Date.


Above data are from the PRIS database. Last update on 2014-07-25

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