POINT LEPREAU

Operational


Reactor Details

Reactor Type Model Owner Operator
PHWR
CANDU 6
New Brunswick Electric Power Commission
New Brunswick Electric Power Commission
Reference Unit Power (Net Capacity) Design Net Capacity Gross Capacity Thermal Capacity
660 MWe
660 MWe
705 MWe
2180 MWt
Construction Start Date First Criticality Date
01 May, 1975
25 Jul, 1982
First Grid Connection Commercial Operation Date
11 Sep, 1982
01 Feb, 1983

LifeTime Performance

Electricity Supplied Energy Availability Factor Operation Factor Energy Unavailability Factor Load Factor
119.47 TW.h
69.9 %
72.2 %
30.1 %
69.1 %
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
1982 691.000 635 0
1983 4742.900 640 7875 89.4 86.0 86.0 85.8 85.8
1984 5000.940 635 7927 90.2 88.9 87.6 89.7 87.8
1985 5421.910 635 8547 97.6 96.9 90.7 97.5 91.1
1986 5223.090 635 8257 94.3 93.4 91.4 93.9 91.8
1987 5107.730 635 8110 92.6 91.2 91.4 91.8 91.8
1988 5338.250 635 8383 95.4 94.8 92.0 95.7 92.5
1989 5266.670 635 8271 94.4 93.6 92.2 94.7 92.8
1990 5333.710 635 8384 95.7 94.7 92.5 95.9 93.2
1991 5437.170 635 8500 97.0 96.7 93.0 97.8 93.7
1992 4829.780 635 7748 88.2 85.8 92.3 86.6 93.0
1993 5320.000 635 8391 95.8 95.1 92.5 95.6 93.2
1994 5230.100 635 8270 94.4 93.5 92.6 94.0 93.3
1995 1611.400 635 2615 29.8 29.0 87.7 29.0 88.3
1996 4587.830 635 7363 83.8 81.4 87.2 82.2 87.9
1997 3455.590 635 5564 63.5 61.6 85.5 62.1 86.2
1998 3782.350 635 6111 69.8 66.0 84.3 68.0 85.0
1999 4082.740 635 6797 77.6 72.0 83.6 73.4 84.3
2000 3966.850 635 6792 77.3 70.5 82.8 71.1 83.6
2001 4451.330 635 7418 84.7 79.1 82.6 80.0 83.4
2002 3760.640 635 6107 69.7 67.6 81.9 67.6 82.6
2003 4739.520 635 7869 89.8 84.4 82.0 85.2 82.7
2004 4299.740 635 7310 83.2 82.6 82.0 77.1 82.5
2005 4372.640 635 7632 87.1 86.8 82.2 78.6 82.3
2006 4361.990 635 7755 88.5 88.7 82.5 78.4 82.2
2007 4121.820 635 7511 85.7 86.0 82.6 74.1 81.8
2008 1150.560 635 2111 24.0 24.0 80.4 20.6 79.5
2009 0.000 635 0 0.0 0.0 77.4 0.0 76.5
2010 0.000 635 0 0.0 0.0 74.6 0.0 73.8
2011 0.000 635 0 0.0 0.0 72.0 0.0 71.2
2012 411.480 660 966 11.0 7.5 69.9 7.3 69.1
2013 4111.150 660 7879 90.0 70.8 69.9 71.1 69.1
Performance indicators are calculated from the Commercial Operation Date.


Above data are from the PRIS database. Last update on 2014-07-31

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