Phenix, France

Overview
CURRENT STATUS
Permanent Shutdown
DETAILS
Reactor TypeCommercial Reactor
ProcessFBR
VendorCE/ED/GA
OwnerCommissariat A L''energie Atomique
ModelPH-250
OperatorCommissariat À L''energie Atomique (80%)Electricité De France (20%)
Capacity Net130 MWe
Capacity Gross142 MWe
Capacity Thermal345 MWt
 
CONSTRUCTION AND OPERATION
Start Construction1 November 1968
Criticality31 August 1973
Grid Connection13 December 1973
Commercial Operation14 July 1974
Shutdown1 February 2010
 
OPERATING PERFORMANCE
Output Life24.44 TWh
Capacity Factor Life40.5 %
 
Phenix

Phenix: [Image A.Gonin/CEA]


 
 


Reactor Operational Details

YearReference Unit Power MWAnnual Output GWhAnnual Time On Line HoursCapacity Factor %Operational Factor %
197300000
1974233958471671.579.6
19752331308.4593264.167.7
1976233950.8479946.554.6
1977233300.8212014.724.2
19782331238.8590560.767.4
19792331719735084.283.9
19802331319567964.464.6
19812331421.9621769.771
1982233989.1542948.562
1983233112255155563
19842331414620669.170.6
19852331153678456.577.4
19862331519.1699674.479.9
19872331556.4705976.280.6
19882331475.4630072.171.7
1989233601.18267829.430.6
1990233982.46463748.152.9
19912330000
19922330000
199323334.792861.73.3
199423322.61841.12.1
199500000
19962332.7100.10
19971300000
1998130382.18301933.634.5
19991300000
20001300000
20011300000
20021300000
200313061.827115.48.1
2004130626.91488854.955.6
2005130804.53634170.672.4
2006130591460151.952.5
2007130565.14445249.650.8
2008130664.62531258.260.5
2009130245.99199921.622.8
Total:24031.63

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

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