Angra-1, Brazil

Overview
CURRENT STATUS
Operable
DETAILS
Reactor TypeCommercial Reactor
ProcessPWR
VendorWestinghouse
OwnerEletrobras Eletronuclear S.A.
Model2-loop WE
OperatorEletrobras Eletronuclear S.A.
Capacity Net609 MWe
Capacity Gross640 MWe
Capacity Thermal1882 MWt
 
CONSTRUCTION AND OPERATION
Start Construction1 May 1971
Criticality13 March 1982
Grid Connection1 April 1982
Commercial Operation1 January 1985
 
OPERATING PERFORMANCE
Output Life74.46 TWh
Capacity Factor Life48.2 %
 
Angra 1 and 2

Angra 1 and 2


 
 


Reactor Operational Details

YearReference Unit Power MWAnnual Output GWhAnnual Time On Line HoursCapacity Factor %Operational Factor %
198262651.741300
1983626162.5112700
19846261545.48377100
19856263169.38684757.878.2
1986626132.365122.45.8
1987626910.56195816.622.4
1988626566.64148810.316.9
19896261695.1536230.961.2
19906262055.34740037.584.5
19916261306.35504623.857.6
19926261506.37427527.448.7
1993626402.715247.317.4
199462641.453050.83.5
19956262333.64812742.692.8
19966262288.84506341.657.6
19976262989.97621954.571
19986263093.82697656.479.6
19996263631.68842966.296.2
20006263164.93651457.674.2
20016263614.43729565.983.3
20026263775.19759568.886.7
20036263137.06655157.274.8
20046263890.16796870.890.7
20056263520.38727564.283
20066263205.23674358.477
20075202553.47548156.162.6
20084913314.53696776.879.3
20096092668.92525650.960
20106094076.72705576.480.5
20116094452.48778983.588.9
20126095134.9187349699.4
201300000
Total:74392.29

Source: Operating details - IAEA PRIS
Note: "0" signifies a zero value, or no data available. Data from 1972 or later. 

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