FERMI-1 (Enrico Fermi 1)

Permanent Shutdown

Reactor Details

Reactor Type Model Owner Operator
Liquid Metal FBR
Power Reactor Development Company (PRDC), consortium of 34 public utilities
Reference Unit Power (Net Capacity) Design Net Capacity Gross Capacity Thermal Capacity
61 MWe
60 MWe
65 MWe
200 MWt
Construction Start Date First Criticality Date
01 Dec, 1956
23 Aug, 1963
First Grid Connection Commercial Operation Date
05 Aug, 1966
Permanent Shutdown Date
29 Nov, 1972

LifeTime Performance

Electricity Supplied Energy Availability Factor Operation Factor Energy Unavailability Factor Load Factor
0.03 TW.h
Lifetime performance calculated up to year 1972

Operating History

Year Electricity Supplied
Reference Unit Power
Annual Time On Line
Operation Factor
Energy Availability Factor
Load Factor
Annual Cumulative Annual Cumulative
1966 Data from a trial operation not provided
1967 "
1968 "
1969 "
1970 "
1971 19.400 60 0
1972 Data from a trial operation not provided
Performance indicators are calculated from the Commercial Operation Date.
NC – cumulative values not calculated when more than 50% of required data is missing in PRIS

Above data are from the PRIS database. Last update on 2016-10-27

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