BRUNSWICK-2

Operational


Reactor Details

Reactor Type Model Owner Operator
BWR
BWR-4 (Mark 1)
Progress Energy Carolinas, Inc.
Progress Energy
Reference Unit Power (Net Capacity) Design Net Capacity Gross Capacity Thermal Capacity
920 MWe
821 MWe
960 MWe
2923 MWt
Construction Start Date First Criticality Date
07 Feb, 1970
20 Mar, 1975
First Grid Connection Commercial Operation Date
29 Apr, 1975
03 Nov, 1975

LifeTime Performance

Electricity Supplied Energy Availability Factor Operation Factor Energy Unavailability Factor Load Factor
197.13 TW.h
74.7 %
75.1 %
25.3 %
71.6 %
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
1975 1423.800 821 3254 93.2 93.2 93.2 58.8 58.8
1976 2486.600 789 4911 55.9 35.8 44.3 35.9 39.3
1977 2436.600 790 4872 55.6 35.3 40.1 35.2 37.4
1978 4794.600 790 7018 80.1 69.3 49.3 69.3 47.4
1979 3652.100 790 5741 65.5 52.8 50.1 52.8 48.7
1980 1864.600 790 3086 35.1 38.1 47.8 26.9 44.5
1981 3283.900 790 5800 66.2 68.0 51.1 47.4 45.0
1982 1942.100 790 3378 38.6 41.4 49.7 28.1 42.6
1983 3941.700 790 5630 64.3 65.3 51.6 57.0 44.4
1984 1429.010 790 2236 25.5 28.9 49.2 20.6 41.8
1985 5021.910 790 6983 79.7 80.0 52.2 72.6 44.8
1986 2933.070 790 4027 46.0 48.5 51.8 42.4 44.6
1987 5694.100 790 8203 93.6 94.0 55.3 82.3 47.7
1988 3929.220 790 5361 61.0 62.8 55.9 56.6 48.4
1989 4195.430 790 5763 65.8 67.4 56.7 60.6 49.2
1990 4067.430 790 5616 64.1 66.1 57.3 58.8 49.8
1991 3664.180 754 4959 56.6 57.8 57.3 54.0 50.1
1992 1315.100 754 2200 25.0 25.1 55.5 19.9 48.4
1993 4000.880 754 5525 63.1 63.1 55.9 60.6 49.0
1994 4823.210 754 6436 73.5 73.5 56.8 73.0 50.2
1995 6215.960 754 8760 100.0 100.0 58.9 94.1 52.4
1996 5188.120 754 7277 82.8 82.9 60.0 78.3 53.5
1997 6055.380 754 7816 89.2 89.2 61.2 91.7 55.2
1998 6963.480 811 8539 97.5 97.7 62.9 98.0 57.1
1999 6095.170 811 7577 86.5 86.5 63.9 85.8 58.4
2000 7055.010 811 8616 98.1 98.1 65.3 99.0 60.0
2001 6540.430 811 7996 91.3 91.3 66.3 92.1 61.3
2002 7078.620 811 8609 98.3 98.3 67.5 99.6 62.7
2003 7028.090 811 7966 90.9 91.0 68.4 98.9 64.1
2004 7756.760 900 8639 98.4 98.5 69.6 98.1 65.4
2005 6781.700 811 7724 88.2 88.2 70.2 95.4 66.4
2006 7361.270 937 7972 91.0 91.0 71.0 89.7 67.3
2007 7140.260 937 7645 87.3 87.3 71.6 87.0 68.0
2008 7854.240 937 8448 96.2 96.2 72.4 95.4 69.0
2009 6410.200 920 7060 80.6 80.3 72.7 79.5 69.3
2010 8000.040 920 8639 98.6 98.6 73.6 99.3 70.3
2011 6336.690 920 6995 79.8 79.9 73.8 78.6 70.6
2012 7987.810 920 8704 99.1 99.1 74.5 98.8 71.4
2013 6385.330 920 7059 80.6 80.6 74.7 79.2 71.6
Performance indicators are calculated from the Commercial Operation Date.


Above data are from the PRIS database. Last update on 2014-10-23

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