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The Database on Nuclear Power Reactors

The Power Reactor Information System (PRIS), developed and maintained by the IAEA for over five decades, is a comprehensive database focusing on nuclear power plants worldwide. PRIS contains information on power reactors in operation, under construction, or those being... Read more »

Current Status

442 NUCLEAR POWER REACTORS
IN OPERATION
394 467 MWe TOTAL NET INSTALLED
CAPACITY

51 NUCLEAR POWER REACTORS
UNDER CONSTRUCTION
53 870 MWe TOTAL NET INSTALLED
CAPACITY

19 112 REACTOR-YEARS OF
OPERATION

Highlights

NPP Status Changes (2021)
Year:
New connections to the grid
BARAKAH-2 (1345 MW(e), PWR, UAE) on 14 September
HONGYANHE-5 (1061 MW(e), PWR, CHINA) on 25 June
KAKRAPAR-3 (630 MW(e), PHWR, INDIA) on 10 January
KANUPP-2 (1014 MW(e), PWR, PAKISTAN) on 18 March
TIANWAN-6 (1000 MW(e), PWR, CHINA) on 11 May
Permanent shutdowns
DUNGENESS B-1 (545 MW(e), GCR, UK) on 7 June
DUNGENESS B-2 (545 MW(e), GCR, UK) on 7 June
INDIAN POINT-3 (1030 MW(e), PWR, USA) on 30 April
KANUPP-1 (90 MW(e), PHWR, PAKISTAN) on 1 August
KUOSHENG-1 (985 MW(e), BWR, TAIWAN,CHINA) on 2 July
Construction starts
AKKUYU-3 (1114 MW(e), PWR, TURKEY) on 10 March
CHANGJIANG-3 (1000 MW(e), PWR, CHINA) on 31 March
TIANWAN-7 (1171 MW(e), PWR, CHINA) on 19 May
XUDABU-3 (1200 MW(e), PWR, CHINA) on 28 July

PRIS Nuclear Power Status 2020 Poster
Nuclear Power History and Capacity Projections Video
Above data generated by the PRIS database. Last update on 2021-10-22