POINT BEACH-1

Operational


Reactor Details

Reactor Type Model Owner Operator
PWR
W (2-loop) DRYAMB
Nextera Energy Resources, Llc
Nextera Energy Resources, Llc
Reference Unit Power (Net Capacity) Design Net Capacity Gross Capacity Thermal Capacity
591 MWe
497 MWe
640 MWe
1800 MWt
Construction Start Date First Criticality Date
19 Jul, 1967
02 Nov, 1970
First Grid Connection Commercial Operation Date
06 Nov, 1970
21 Dec, 1970

LifeTime Performance

Electricity Supplied Energy Availability Factor Operation Factor Energy Unavailability Factor Load Factor
151.32 TW.h
83.9 %
83.4 %
16.1 %
79.9 %
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
1970 Data from a trial operation not provided
1971 3446.200 524 7699 87.9 100.0 100.0 75.1 75.1
1972 3085.500 524 6349 72.3 100.0 100.0 67.0 71.0
1973 2742.300 497 6867 78.4 67.6 89.6 63.0 68.5
1974 3144.300 497 7136 81.5 81.4 87.6 72.2 69.4
1975 2924.900 480 6297 71.9 69.5 84.2 69.6 69.4
1976 3392.500 492 7239 82.4 78.4 83.2 78.5 70.9
1977 3687.100 495 7733 88.3 85.1 83.5 85.0 72.9
1978 3794.500 495 7864 89.8 87.5 84.0 87.5 74.7
1979 3059.600 495 6455 73.7 70.6 82.5 70.6 74.2
1980 2479.300 495 6739 76.7 77.0 82.0 57.0 72.5
1981 2614.900 495 6834 78.0 78.3 81.6 60.3 71.4
1982 2701.700 495 7134 81.4 81.5 81.6 62.3 70.7
1983 2384.900 495 6498 74.2 74.3 81.1 55.0 69.5
1984 3109.210 485 6379 72.6 72.6 80.5 73.0 69.7
1985 3354.180 485 6917 79.0 78.6 80.4 79.0 70.3
1986 3770.070 485 7786 88.9 88.7 80.9 88.7 71.4
1987 3567.090 485 7348 83.9 83.6 81.0 84.0 72.2
1988 3830.950 485 7787 88.6 88.5 81.4 89.9 73.1
1989 3606.220 485 7706 88.0 87.8 81.8 84.9 73.7
1990 3531.730 485 7362 84.0 83.8 81.9 83.1 74.2
1991 3628.730 485 7524 85.9 85.7 82.0 85.4 74.7
1992 3605.640 485 7409 84.4 84.1 82.1 84.6 75.2
1993 3804.790 485 7799 89.0 88.8 82.4 89.6 75.8
1994 3905.060 485 8071 92.1 92.0 82.8 91.9 76.4
1995 3792.430 485 7768 88.7 88.5 83.0 89.3 77.0
1996 4003.330 485 8173 93.0 93.0 83.4 94.0 77.6
1997 853.500 485 1872 21.4 21.3 81.2 20.1 75.5
1998 2584.220 485 5489 62.7 62.7 80.5 60.8 75.0
1999 3489.330 510 7070 80.7 80.0 80.5 81.4 75.2
2000 4134.620 510 8391 95.5 95.6 81.0 92.3 75.8
2001 3702.100 510 7611 86.9 87.0 81.2 82.9 76.0
2002 3975.790 510 7964 90.9 91.0 81.5 89.0 76.4
2003 4343.000 516 8538 97.5 97.5 82.0 96.2 77.1
2004 3631.040 516 7186 81.8 81.9 82.0 80.1 77.2
2005 3641.040 512 7232 82.6 82.6 82.0 81.2 77.3
2006 4465.630 512 8760 100.0 100.0 82.6 99.6 77.9
2007 3822.300 512 7582 86.6 86.6 82.7 85.2 78.1
2008 3737.010 512 7365 83.8 83.9 82.7 83.1 78.3
2009 4385.380 512 8760 100.0 100.0 83.2 97.8 78.8
2010 3956.140 512 7870 89.8 89.9 83.3 88.2 79.0
2011 3525.040 512 6954 79.4 79.4 83.2 78.6 79.0
2012 5154.430 591 8737 99.5 99.5 83.7 99.3 79.6
2013 4707.210 591 7981 91.1 91.1 83.9 90.9 79.9
Performance indicators are calculated from the Commercial Operation Date.


Above data are from the PRIS database. Last update on 2014-11-23

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