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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:
447 NUCLEAR POWER REACTORS
IN OPERATION
391 429 MWe TOTAL NET INSTALLED
CAPACITY

2 NUCLEAR POWER REACTORS
IN LONG-TERM SHUTDOWN
58 NUCLEAR POWER REACTORS
UNDER CONSTRUCTION

17250 REACTOR-YEARS OF
OPERATION
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:2 O:118, LTS:0, UC:2 O:118, LTS:0, UC:2 O:110, LTS:1, UC:26 O:110, LTS:1, UC:26 O:110, LTS:1, UC:26 O:27, LTS:0, UC:13 O:27, LTS:0, UC:13 O:27, LTS:0, UC:13 O:70, LTS:0, UC:13 O:70, LTS:0, UC:13 O:70, LTS:0, UC:13 O:113, LTS:1, UC:2 O:113, LTS:1, UC:2 O:113, LTS:1, UC:2

Highlights

NPP Status Changes (2017)
Year:
Status Change Trends
New connections to the grid
FUQING-4 (1000 MW(e), PWR, CHINA) on 29 July
YANGJIANG-4 (1000 MW(e), PWR, CHINA) on 8 January
Permanent shutdowns
KORI-1 (576 MW(e), PWR, KOREA,REP.OF) on 18 June
OSKARSHAMN-1 (473 MW(e), BWR, SWEDEN) on 19 June
Construction starts
KUDANKULAM-3 (917 MW(e), PWR, INDIA) on 29 June
Suspended Construction
SUMMER-2 (1117 MW(e), PWR, USA) on 31 July
SUMMER-3 (1117 MW(e), PWR, USA) on 31 July
Miscellaneous
TAKAHAMA-3 Reconnected to the grid on 9th June
TAKAHAMA-4 Reconnected to the grid on 22nd May
Above data are from the PRIS database. Last update on 2017-08-20