Super-Phenix, France

Overview
CURRENT STATUS
Permanent Shutdown
DETAILS
Reactor TypeCommercial Reactor
ProcessFBR
VendorComissariat a l"Energie Atomique (CEA)
OwnerElectricite De France
ModelNa-1200
OperatorElectricite De France
Capacity Net1200 MWe
Capacity Gross1242 MWe
Capacity Thermal3000 MWt
 
CONSTRUCTION AND OPERATION
Start Construction13 December 1976
Criticality7 September 1985
Grid Connection14 January 1986
Commercial Operation1 December 1986
Shutdown31 December 1998
 
OPERATING PERFORMANCE
Output Life3.39 TWh
Capacity Factor Life7.9 %
 
Super-Phenix NPP

Super-Phenix NPP [Image: Wikimedia - Yann Forget]


 
 


Reactor Operational Details

YearReference Unit Power MWAnnual Output GWhAnnual Time On Line HoursCapacity Factor %Operational Factor %
19861200928.7262515.624.3
19871200812.114897.717
198812000000
198912001756.44220216.725.1
19901200588.345955.66.8
199112000000
199212000000
199300000
199412007.52580.10.7
199500000
199612003391.61569232.264.8
199700000
Total:7484.71

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

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