LIMERICK-2

Operational


Reactor Details

Reactor Type Model Owner Operator
BWR
BWR-4 (Mark 2)
Exelon Corporation
Exelon Generation Co., Llc
Reference Unit Power (Net Capacity) Design Net Capacity Gross Capacity Thermal Capacity
1134 MWe
1055 MWe
1194 MWe
3515 MWt
Construction Start Date First Criticality Date
19 Jun, 1974
12 Aug, 1989
First Grid Connection Commercial Operation Date
01 Sep, 1989
08 Jan, 1990

LifeTime Performance

Electricity Supplied Energy Availability Factor Operation Factor Energy Unavailability Factor Load Factor
216.08 TW.h
93.2 %
93.3 %
6.8 %
92.2 %
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
1989 Data from a trial operation not provided
1990 7232.600 1055 7174 83.5 81.8 81.8 79.8 79.8
1991 7146.910 1055 6919 79.0 77.8 79.8 77.3 78.6
1992 8489.180 1055 8557 97.4 97.4 85.7 91.6 82.9
1993 7468.720 1055 7289 83.2 82.3 84.8 80.8 82.4
1994 8571.510 1055 8657 98.8 98.8 87.6 92.8 84.5
1995 8401.430 1115 7984 91.1 91.2 88.3 86.4 84.8
1996 9001.100 1115 8346 95.0 95.1 89.3 91.9 85.9
1997 8307.460 1115 7840 89.5 89.3 89.3 85.0 85.8
1998 9257.880 1115 8346 95.3 95.3 90.0 94.8 86.8
1999 8560.960 1150 7726 88.2 88.4 89.8 86.1 86.7
2000 9940.730 1143 8661 98.6 98.6 90.7 98.8 87.9
2001 9243.350 1143 8230 94.0 93.9 90.9 92.3 88.3
2002 10009.520 1134 8672 99.0 99.0 91.6 100.8 89.3
2003 9387.120 1134 8252 94.2 94.2 91.8 94.5 89.6
2004 9952.000 1134 8734 99.4 99.4 92.3 99.9 90.4
2005 9124.680 1134 8085 92.3 92.3 92.3 91.8 90.4
2006 10015.110 1134 8710 99.4 99.4 92.7 100.8 91.1
2007 9059.170 1134 8007 91.4 91.4 92.7 91.2 91.1
2008 9712.130 1134 8517 97.0 97.0 92.9 97.5 91.4
2009 9311.400 1134 8241 94.1 94.1 93.0 93.7 91.5
2010 9879.130 1134 8727 99.6 99.6 93.3 99.4 91.9
2011 8956.990 1134 7917 90.4 90.4 93.1 90.2 91.8
2012 9595.260 1134 8392 95.5 95.6 93.2 96.3 92.0
2013 9437.560 1134 8143 93.0 93.0 93.2 95.0 92.2
Performance indicators are calculated from the Commercial Operation Date.


Above data are from the PRIS database. Last update on 2014-10-30

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