KAKRAPAR-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 Dec, 1984
03 Sep, 1992
First Grid Connection Commercial Operation Date
24 Nov, 1992
06 May, 1993

LifeTime Performance

Electricity Supplied Energy Availability Factor Operation Factor Energy Unavailability Factor Load Factor
21.87 TW.h
64.8 %
70.8 %
35.2 %
61.8 %
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
1992 Data from a trial operation not provided
1993 Data Not Provided
1994 130.280 194 1049 12.0 12.0 12.0 7.7 7.7
1995 1089.070 195 6225 71.1 66.5 39.3 63.8 35.8
1996 1295.820 195 7539 85.8 75.6 51.5 75.6 49.1
1997 906.720 195 5140 58.7 52.9 51.8 53.1 50.1
1998 1090.620 195 5987 68.3 63.1 54.1 63.8 52.9
1999 1407.120 195 7450 85.0 85.1 59.2 82.4 57.8
2000 1645.420 195 8445 96.1 94.5 64.3 96.1 63.3
2001 1517.450 195 7690 87.8 86.5 67.1 88.8 66.5
2002 1697.790 202 8488 96.9 96.7 70.5 96.0 69.8
2003 1419.430 202 7622 87.0 81.9 71.6 80.2 70.9
2004 1064.420 202 7416 84.4 89.1 73.3 60.0 69.9
2005 1089.400 202 7969 91.0 63.1 72.4 61.6 69.2
2006 985.550 202 7316 83.5 59.8 71.4 55.7 68.1
2007 828.700 202 6867 78.4 53.3 70.1 46.8 66.6
2008 438.120 202 4210 47.9 30.0 67.4 24.7 63.7
2009 0.000 202 0 0.0 0.0 63.1 0.0 59.7
2010 0.000 202 0 0.0 3.5 59.5 0.0 56.1
2011 1621.390 202 8177 93.3 93.0 61.4 91.6 58.1
2012 1640.690 202 8186 93.2 93.4 63.1 92.5 59.9
2013 1711.810 202 8387 95.7 95.9 64.8 96.7 61.8
Performance indicators are calculated from the Commercial Operation Date.


Above data are from the PRIS database. Last update on 2014-07-30

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