POINT BEACH-2

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
25 Jul, 1968
30 May, 1972
First Grid Connection Commercial Operation Date
02 Aug, 1972
01 Oct, 1972

LifeTime Performance

Electricity Supplied Energy Availability Factor Operation Factor Energy Unavailability Factor Load Factor
150.25 TW.h
85.1 %
85.0 %
14.9 %
83.0 %
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
1972 225.700 75 2987 81.5 100.0 100.0 84.8 84.8
1973 2991.000 497 8192 93.5 80.2 80.9 68.7 69.3
1974 3179.300 497 7100 81.0 81.0 81.0 73.0 71.1
1975 3741.400 485 8224 93.9 87.9 83.2 88.1 76.6
1976 3749.200 491 7959 90.6 86.8 84.1 86.9 79.2
1977 3622.300 495 7496 85.6 83.5 84.0 83.5 80.0
1978 3858.900 495 8039 91.8 89.0 84.8 89.0 81.5
1979 3707.500 495 7728 88.2 85.5 84.9 85.5 82.1
1980 3587.900 495 7569 86.2 88.0 85.3 82.5 82.1
1981 3720.300 495 7757 88.6 89.9 85.8 85.8 82.6
1982 3605.400 495 7595 86.7 88.2 86.0 83.2 82.6
1983 3016.300 495 6245 71.3 74.5 85.0 69.6 81.4
1984 3512.370 495 7405 84.3 86.0 85.1 80.8 81.4
1985 3603.080 485 7491 85.5 86.8 85.2 84.8 81.6
1986 3417.550 485 7186 82.0 82.1 85.0 80.4 81.5
1987 3606.150 485 7478 85.4 85.5 85.0 84.9 81.8
1988 3718.680 485 7626 86.8 88.0 85.2 87.3 82.1
1989 3485.100 485 7107 81.1 82.9 85.1 82.0 82.1
1990 3793.460 485 7713 88.0 89.1 85.3 89.3 82.5
1991 3689.180 485 7569 86.4 87.6 85.4 86.8 82.7
1992 3668.190 485 7492 85.3 86.6 85.5 86.1 82.9
1993 3844.500 485 7883 90.0 90.9 85.7 90.5 83.2
1994 3752.300 485 7827 89.4 90.3 85.9 88.3 83.5
1995 3385.960 485 7158 81.7 83.4 85.8 79.7 83.3
1996 2950.350 485 6653 75.7 78.0 85.5 69.2 82.7
1997 825.490 485 1788 20.4 21.4 83.0 19.4 80.2
1998 3123.750 485 6609 75.4 75.5 82.7 73.5 80.0
1999 3578.500 512 7195 82.1 82.6 82.7 81.9 80.0
2000 3527.450 512 7094 80.8 80.9 82.6 78.4 80.0
2001 4342.970 512 8631 98.5 98.6 83.2 96.8 80.6
2002 4004.300 512 7934 90.6 90.7 83.4 89.3 80.9
2003 3713.280 518 7469 85.3 85.6 83.5 81.9 80.9
2004 4384.880 518 8559 97.4 97.5 84.0 96.4 81.4
2005 3232.630 514 6355 72.5 72.6 83.6 71.8 81.1
2006 4094.780 514 7972 91.0 91.0 83.8 90.9 81.4
2007 4462.210 514 8760 100.0 100.0 84.3 99.1 82.0
2008 4075.910 514 7904 90.0 90.0 84.5 90.3 82.2
2009 3782.450 516 7501 85.6 85.7 84.5 83.7 82.2
2010 4336.290 515 8495 97.0 97.0 84.9 96.1 82.6
2011 3450.080 586 6098 69.6 71.9 84.5 70.8 82.3
2012 4633.790 591 7935 90.3 90.4 84.7 89.3 82.5
2013 5237.690 591 8760 100.0 100.0 85.1 101.2 83.0
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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