Wolsong-1, Korea RO (South)

Overview
CURRENT STATUS
Operable
DETAILS
Reactor TypeCommercial Reactor
ProcessPHWR
VendorAtomic Energy of Canada Ltd (AECL)
OwnerKorea Hydro And Nuclear Power Co.
ModelCANDU 6
OperatorKorea Hydro And Nuclear Power Co.
Capacity Net657 MWe
Capacity Gross678 MWe
Capacity Thermal2061 MWt
 
CONSTRUCTION AND OPERATION
Start Construction30 October 1977
Criticality21 November 1982
Grid Connection31 December 1982
Commercial Operation22 April 1983
 
OPERATING PERFORMANCE
Output Life131.78 TWh
Capacity Factor Life80.2 %
 

 
 


Reactor Operational Details

YearReference Unit Power MWAnnual Output GWhAnnual Time On Line HoursCapacity Factor %Operational Factor %
1982628305.374400
19836282893.2625560.876.1
19846293693.18620266.870.6
19856295246.51827795.294.5
19866294420.41707980.280.8
19876295155.79818593.693.4
19886294415.35703379.980.1
19896295053.16803691.791.7
19906294770.32753286.686
19916295061.97792791.990.5
19926294843.34751087.785.5
19936295611.38671101.899
19946294583.12715083.281.6
19956294647.11726684.383
19966294508.18702981.680
19976295689.68732103.399.7
19986294360.38673079.176.8
19996294612.95708783.780.9
20006294511.59699381.779.6
20016294621.98715383.981.7
20026295516.168543100.197.5
20036294979.97771590.488.1
20046295027.4878559189.4
20056294296.2872617882.9
20065784627.58799891.491.3
20075784721.95795593.390.8
20085974885.57838793.295.5
20095971218.27215023.324.5
20105970000
20116602821.19440248.850.2
20126574132.59628071.671.5
201300000
Total:131231.78

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

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