BRAIDWOOD-2

Operational


Reactor Details

Reactor Type Model Owner Operator
PWR
W (4-loop) DRYAMB
Exelon Corporation
Exelon Generation Co., Llc
Reference Unit Power (Net Capacity) Design Net Capacity Gross Capacity Thermal Capacity
1152 MWe
1120 MWe
1210 MWe
3587 MWt
Construction Start Date First Criticality Date
01 Aug, 1975
08 Mar, 1988
First Grid Connection Commercial Operation Date
25 May, 1988
17 Oct, 1988

LifeTime Performance

Electricity Supplied Energy Availability Factor Operation Factor Energy Unavailability Factor Load Factor
224.08 TW.h
91.4 %
91.3 %
8.6 %
89.5 %
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
1988 1350.940 1120 1476 87.3 87.4 87.4 72.7 72.7
1989 7142.040 1120 7581 86.5 86.9 87.0 72.8 72.8
1990 6353.590 1120 6849 78.2 78.8 83.2 64.8 69.1
1991 6545.520 1120 6626 75.6 75.7 80.8 66.7 68.3
1992 8751.140 1120 8346 95.0 95.1 84.3 89.0 73.3
1993 7362.340 1120 7098 81.0 81.5 83.7 75.0 73.6
1994 6636.150 1120 6454 73.7 74.1 82.2 67.6 72.7
1995 9533.040 1120 8583 98.0 98.1 84.4 97.2 76.1
1996 8011.800 1120 7349 83.7 84.1 84.4 81.4 76.7
1997 8234.750 1120 7563 86.3 86.5 84.6 83.9 77.5
1998 9694.640 1100 8552 97.6 97.7 85.9 99.0 79.6
1999 9030.880 1120 8070 92.1 92.4 86.4 92.0 80.7
2000 9510.950 1100 8303 94.5 94.6 87.1 98.1 82.2
2001 9647.860 1122 8481 96.8 96.7 87.8 99.0 83.4
2002 9449.480 1154 8099 92.4 92.5 88.2 94.3 84.2
2003 9932.170 1154 8337 95.2 95.1 88.6 98.2 85.2
2004 10200.980 1129 8757 99.7 99.7 89.3 102.7 86.2
2005 9519.420 1177 8244 94.1 94.1 89.6 92.3 86.6
2006 9624.590 1152 8335 95.2 95.2 89.9 95.4 87.1
2007 10131.170 1152 8706 99.4 99.4 90.4 100.4 87.8
2008 9323.220 1152 8106 92.3 92.3 90.5 92.1 88.0
2009 9401.720 1152 8121 92.7 92.7 90.6 93.2 88.3
2010 10003.250 1152 8599 98.2 98.2 91.0 99.1 88.8
2011 9364.170 1152 8177 93.3 93.4 91.1 92.8 89.0
2012 9417.920 1152 8188 93.2 93.2 91.2 93.1 89.1
2013 9905.030 1152 8580 97.9 98.0 91.4 98.1 89.5
Performance indicators are calculated from the Commercial Operation Date.


Above data are from the PRIS database. Last update on 2014-11-21

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