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The Database on Nuclear Power Reactors

The Power Reactor Information System (PRIS), developed and maintained by the IAEA for over four decades, is a comprehensive database focusing on nuclear power plants worldwide. PRIS contains information on power reactors in operation, under construction, or those being... Read more »

Overview

Current Status:
438 NUCLEAR POWER REACTORS
IN OPERATION
379 055 MWe TOTAL NET INSTALLED
CAPACITY

2 NUCLEAR POWER REACTORS
IN LONG-TERM SHUTDOWN
67 NUCLEAR POWER REACTORS
UNDER CONSTRUCTION
Regional Distribution of Nuclear Power Plants (Click on the chart for more statistics)
O:2, LTS:0, UC:0 O:2, LTS:0, UC:0 O:2, LTS:0, UC:0 O:7, LTS:0, UC:2 O:7, LTS:0, UC:2 O:7, LTS:0, UC:2 O:118, LTS:0, UC:5 O:118, LTS:0, UC:5 O:118, LTS:0, UC:5 O:101, LTS:1, UC:32 O:101, LTS:1, UC:32 O:101, LTS:1, UC:32 O:25, LTS:0, UC:11 O:25, LTS:0, UC:11 O:25, LTS:0, UC:11 O:69, LTS:0, UC:15 O:69, LTS:0, UC:15 O:69, LTS:0, UC:15 O:116, LTS:1, UC:2 O:116, LTS:1, UC:2 O:116, LTS:1, UC:2

Highlights

NPP Status Changes (2015)
Year:
Status Change Trends
New connections to the grid
FANGJIASHAN-2 (1000 MW(e), PWR, CHINA) on 12 January
FUQING-2 (1000 MW(e), PWR, CHINA) on 6 August
HONGYANHE-3 (1000 MW(e), PWR, CHINA) on 23 March
NINGDE-3 (1018 MW(e), PWR, CHINA) on 21 March
SHIN-WOLSONG-2 (960 MW(e), PWR, KOREA,REP.OF) on 26 February
YANGJIANG-2 (1000 MW(e), PWR, CHINA) on 10 March
Permanent shutdowns
GENKAI-1 (529 MW(e), PWR, JAPAN) on 27 April
GRAFENRHEINFELD (1275 MW(e), PWR, GERMANY) on 27 June
MIHAMA-1 (320 MW(e), PWR, JAPAN) on 27 April
MIHAMA-2 (470 MW(e), PWR, JAPAN) on 27 April
SHIMANE-1 (439 MW(e), BWR, JAPAN) on 30 April
TSURUGA-1 (340 MW(e), BWR, JAPAN) on 27 April
Construction starts
FUQING-5 (1000 MW(e), PWR, CHINA) on 7 May
HONGYANHE-5 (1000 MW(e), PWR, CHINA) on 29 March
HONGYANHE-6 (1000 MW(e), PWR, CHINA) on 24 July
Above data are from the PRIS database. Last update on 2015-08-29