Biblis-B, Germany

Overview
CURRENT STATUS
Permanent Shutdown
DETAILS
Reactor TypeCommercial Reactor
ProcessPWR
VendorSiemens
OwnerRwe Power Ag
ModelPWR
OperatorRwe Power Ag
Capacity Net1240 MWe
Capacity Gross1300 MWe
Capacity Thermal3733 MWt
 
CONSTRUCTION AND OPERATION
Start Construction1 February 1972
Criticality25 March 1976
Grid Connection25 April 1976
Commercial Operation31 January 1977
Shutdown6 August 2011
 
OPERATING PERFORMANCE
Output Life247.35 TWh
Capacity Factor Life66 %
 
Biblis

Biblis A and B


 
 


Reactor Operational Details

YearReference Unit Power MWAnnual Output GWhAnnual Time On Line HoursCapacity Factor %Operational Factor %
19761178705.7102700
197711788017.2749077.485.6
197811785658601554.868.7
197911786026725458.482.8
198012405592576151.365.6
198112408105.6680474.677.7
198212409196768184.787.7
198312406490536059.861.2
198412408216733875.483.5
198512407780.21691871.679
198612406722.62637061.972.7
198712405622.99727351.883
198812405591.76659351.375.1
198912405165.8480747.654.9
199012409100.1863183.898.5
199112403917.76362636.141.4
199212407630.571847081.8
199312407441.76736868.584.1
199412407973.79746873.485.2
199512407854.23660372.375.4
199612407857.36676272.177
199712408469.4375607886.3
199812408182.07740975.384.6
199912408707.4747480.285.3
200012408295.68795076.290.5
200112407442.24647068.573.9
2002124010173.6837193.795.6
200312407792.04663071.775.7
200412408768.39730980.583.2
200512406892.46601463.468.6
200612408312.14692976.579.1
20071240885.247318.28.3
2008124010367.97876695.299.8
200912401511.33151313.917.3
201012409737.54813889.692.9
Total:246202.91

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

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