Darlington-1, Canada

Overview
CURRENT STATUS
Operable
DETAILS
Reactor TypeCommercial Reactor
ProcessPHWR
VendorAtomic Energy of Canada Ltd (AECL)
OwnerOntario Power Generation
ModelCANDU 850
OperatorOntario Power Generation
Capacity Net878 MWe
Capacity Gross934 MWe
Capacity Thermal2776 MWt
 
CONSTRUCTION AND OPERATION
Start Construction1 April 1982
Criticality29 October 1990
Grid Connection19 December 1990
Commercial Operation14 November 1992
 
OPERATING PERFORMANCE
Output Life135.88 TWh
Capacity Factor Life84.3 %
 

 
 


Reactor Operational Details

YearReference Unit Power MWAnnual Output GWhAnnual Time On Line HoursCapacity Factor %Operational Factor %
199000000
19918812146.79270300
1992881973.98115275.578.7
19938816016.2372137882.3
19948816326.6574468285
19958816853.27804688.891.8
19968815745.25682774.277.7
19978814765.08723661.782.6
19988816427.46771783.388.1
19998817175.1387059399.4
20008816280.57761581.286.7
20018816980.8850290.497
20028816532.91788784.690
20038816562.3878468589.6
20048815612.12654072.574.4
20058787366.26855395.797.6
20068786388.89752083.185.8
20078787412.62864796.498.7
20088786125.27712579.481.1
20098786870.24803889.391.8
20108787244.93866094.298.9
20118786256.8731381.483.5
20128787256.4846894.196.4
201300000
Total:133320.03

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

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