SUSQUEHANNA-1

Operational


Reactor Details

Reactor Type Model Owner Operator
BWR
BWR-4 (Mark 2)
Ppl Corporation (Former Pennsylvania Power & Light Co. Pp&L)
Ppl Susquehanna, Llc
Reference Unit Power (Net Capacity) Design Net Capacity Gross Capacity Thermal Capacity
1257 MWe
1065 MWe
1330 MWe
3952 MWt
Construction Start Date First Criticality Date
02 Nov, 1973
10 Sep, 1982
First Grid Connection Commercial Operation Date
16 Nov, 1982
08 Jun, 1983

LifeTime Performance

Electricity Supplied Energy Availability Factor Operation Factor Energy Unavailability Factor Load Factor
244.61 TW.h
84.0 %
84.0 %
16.0 %
82.5 %
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
1982 321.300 1011 852
1983 4472.800 1034 4891 73.3 76.3 76.3 66.6 66.6
1984 6088.140 1032 6377 72.6 72.0 73.6 67.2 67.0
1985 5286.430 1032 5469 62.4 60.4 68.5 58.5 63.7
1986 5839.250 1032 5992 68.4 66.8 68.0 64.6 63.9
1987 6132.870 1032 6331 72.3 70.7 68.6 67.8 64.8
1988 8410.060 1032 8206 93.4 93.1 73.0 92.8 69.8
1989 6483.950 1032 6447 73.6 72.2 72.9 71.7 70.1
1990 6446.700 1033 6528 74.5 73.1 72.9 71.2 70.2
1991 8821.600 1040 8596 98.1 98.0 75.8 97.2 73.4
1992 6400.290 1040 6568 74.8 73.6 75.6 70.1 73.0
1993 5232.400 1040 5205 59.4 57.5 73.9 57.4 71.6
1994 8414.450 1040 8249 94.2 94.2 75.6 92.4 73.4
1995 7432.270 1090 7126 81.4 81.1 76.1 79.0 73.8
1996 7752.890 1090 7434 84.6 84.7 76.8 81.0 74.4
1997 9085.320 1090 8274 94.4 94.5 78.0 95.2 75.9
1998 7652.800 1090 7015 80.1 81.5 78.2 80.2 76.2
1999 8814.470 1090 8234 94.0 94.0 79.2 92.3 77.2
2000 8180.560 1090 7598 86.5 86.5 79.7 85.4 77.6
2001 9412.960 1090 8718 99.5 99.5 80.8 98.6 78.8
2002 8026.620 1105 7493 85.5 85.7 81.0 83.4 79.1
2003 9359.910 1105 8585 98.0 98.0 81.9 96.7 80.0
2004 8027.000 1135 7359 83.8 84.1 82.0 81.2 80.0
2005 9442.620 1105 8357 95.4 95.4 82.6 97.6 80.8
2006 8602.670 1135 7639 87.2 87.2 82.8 86.5 81.1
2007 9456.330 1149 8349 95.3 95.4 83.4 94.0 81.6
2008 9005.700 1149 7704 87.7 87.7 83.6 89.2 82.0
2009 10475.530 1185 8760 100.0 100.0 84.2 100.9 82.7
2010 8294.360 1239 6958 79.4 80.0 84.1 77.8 82.5
2011 9499.000 1260 7588 86.6 86.8 84.2 86.4 82.7
2012 7814.860 1257 6382 72.6 72.7 83.7 70.8 82.2
2013 9898.580 1257 7860 89.7 89.7 84.0 89.9 82.5
Performance indicators are calculated from the Commercial Operation Date.


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

Previous  (SURRY-2) (SUSQUEHANNA-2)  Next