FARLEY-1

Operational


Reactor Details

Reactor Type Model Owner Operator
PWR
W (3-loop)
Alabama Power Company
Southern Nuclear Operating Company, Inc.
Reference Unit Power (Net Capacity) Design Net Capacity Gross Capacity Thermal Capacity
874 MWe
829 MWe
918 MWe
2775 MWt
Construction Start Date First Criticality Date
01 Oct, 1970
09 Aug, 1977
First Grid Connection Commercial Operation Date
18 Aug, 1977
01 Dec, 1977

LifeTime Performance

Electricity Supplied Energy Availability Factor Operation Factor Energy Unavailability Factor Load Factor
218.09 TW.h
84.4 %
84.5 %
15.6 %
82.9 %
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
1977 1047.900 829 1747 68.8 100.0 100.0 64.2 64.2
1978 5919.800 829 7568 86.4 81.5 83.0 81.5 80.2
1979 1732.400 829 2502 28.6 23.8 54.6 23.9 53.2
1980 4607.800 814 6110 69.6 70.2 59.6 64.4 56.8
1981 2653.000 804 3624 41.4 41.5 55.3 37.7 52.2
1982 5233.300 804 6936 79.2 79.3 59.9 74.3 56.5
1983 5268.600 804 6832 78.0 77.7 62.8 74.8 59.4
1984 5432.660 804 6920 78.8 78.5 65.0 76.9 61.9
1985 5868.670 816 7378 84.2 84.3 67.4 82.1 64.4
1986 5738.560 827 7247 82.7 82.4 69.1 79.2 66.0
1987 6444.860 825 8201 93.6 93.7 71.5 89.2 68.4
1988 5908.210 813 7363 83.8 83.8 72.6 82.7 69.7
1989 6022.640 824 7520 85.8 86.0 73.8 83.4 70.8
1990 6908.570 824 8681 99.1 99.1 75.7 95.7 72.7
1991 5416.060 814 6870 78.4 78.4 75.9 76.0 73.0
1992 5667.940 812 7119 81.0 81.0 76.2 79.5 73.4
1993 6873.900 812 8522 97.3 97.3 77.5 96.6 74.8
1994 6059.840 812 7546 86.1 86.1 78.0 85.2 75.4
1995 5751.980 812 7220 82.4 82.4 78.3 80.9 75.7
1996 7142.300 812 8740 99.5 99.5 79.4 100.1 77.0
1997 5433.980 822 6803 77.7 77.7 79.3 75.5 76.9
1998 5237.940 822 6539 74.6 74.8 79.1 72.7 76.7
1999 7226.520 847 8695 99.3 99.3 80.0 97.4 77.7
2000 5204.090 828 6775 77.1 76.8 79.9 71.6 77.4
2001 6392.530 833 7736 88.3 88.3 80.2 87.6 77.9
2002 7221.790 833 8641 98.6 98.6 81.0 99.0 78.7
2003 6609.900 830 7909 90.3 90.3 81.4 90.9 79.2
2004 6423.880 851 7627 86.8 87.0 81.6 86.8 79.5
2005 7402.190 833 8709 99.4 99.4 82.2 101.4 80.3
2006 6419.320 851 7578 86.5 86.5 82.4 86.1 80.5
2007 6530.770 851 7663 87.5 87.5 82.6 87.6 80.7
2008 7281.470 851 8579 97.7 97.7 83.0 97.4 81.3
2009 6711.120 851 7922 90.4 90.5 83.3 90.0 81.6
2010 6577.440 851 7806 89.1 89.1 83.5 88.2 81.8
2011 7764.300 874 8760 100.0 100.0 84.0 101.4 82.4
2012 6929.420 874 7967 90.7 90.7 84.2 90.3 82.6
2013 7021.410 874 8033 91.7 91.7 84.4 91.7 82.9
Performance indicators are calculated from the Commercial Operation Date.


Above data are from the PRIS database. Last update on 2014-04-17

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