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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:
448 NUCLEAR POWER REACTORS
IN OPERATION
390 165 MWe TOTAL NET INSTALLED
CAPACITY

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

16813 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:119, LTS:0, UC:4 O:119, LTS:0, UC:4 O:119, LTS:0, UC:4 O:109, LTS:1, UC:27 O:109, LTS:1, UC:27 O:109, LTS:1, UC:27 O:25, LTS:0, UC:13 O:25, LTS:0, UC:13 O:25, LTS:0, UC:13 O:71, LTS:0, UC:13 O:71, LTS:0, UC:13 O:71, LTS:0, UC:13 O:115, LTS:1, UC:2 O:115, LTS:1, UC:2 O:115, LTS:1, UC:2

Highlights

NPP Status Changes (2016)
Year:
Status Change Trends
New connections to the grid
CHANGJIANG-2 (610 MW(e), PWR, CHINA) on 20 June
FANGCHENGGANG-2 (1000 MW(e), PWR, CHINA) on 15 July
HONGYANHE-4 (1000 MW(e), PWR, CHINA) on 1 April
NINGDE-4 (1018 MW(e), PWR, CHINA) on 29 March
NOVOVORONEZH 2-1 (1114 MW(e), PWR, RUSSIA) on 5 August
SHIN-KORI-3 (1340 MW(e), PWR, KOREA,REP.OF) on 15 January
WATTS BAR-2 (1165 MW(e), PWR, USA) on 3 June
Miscellaneous
IKATA-3 Resumed operation on 15 August
The 2016 edition of "Operating Experience with NPPs" has been published on 1 July
Above data are from the PRIS database. Last update on 2016-08-29