Dungeness-B2, United Kingdom

Overview
CURRENT STATUS
Operable
DETAILS
Reactor TypeCommercial Reactor
ProcessGCR
VendorAtomic Power Construction (APC)
OwnerEdf Energy
ModelAGR
OperatorEdf Energy
Capacity Net520 MWe
Capacity Gross615 MWe
Capacity Thermal1500 MWt
 
CONSTRUCTION AND OPERATION
Start Construction1 October 1965
Criticality4 December 1985
Grid Connection29 December 1985
Commercial Operation1 April 1989
 
OPERATING PERFORMANCE
Output Life82.3 TWh
Capacity Factor Life49.3 %
 

 
 


Reactor Operational Details

YearReference Unit Power MWAnnual Output GWhAnnual Time On Line HoursCapacity Factor %Operational Factor %
198500000
19864501249.94497300
1987450758.57324100
19884501041.29283800
1989360232.5569600
1990360726406023.146.5
19914151467.22429540.949.2
19925202360.35652559.973.3
19935552306.746725153.5
19945552568.2750755358.1
1995555773.84135815.915.5
19965553614.97688274.278.4
19975553327.32697568.279.4
19985551897.84439038.950
19995552123.26550443.662.7
20005551814.27376737.242.9
20015553007.39639361.772.8
20025552483.27513551.158.6
20035553747.28727577.183
20045553514.42713872.181.3
20055552739.75561256.464.1
20065452695.72571256.265.2
20075452875.74630160.271.9
20085201568.9335633.938.2
20095202385.66559752.463.9
20105202766.05617360.770.5
2011520691.07275415.231.4
20125202099.6944204650.3
201300000
Total:56837.33

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

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