TRICASTIN-2

Operational


Reactor Details

Reactor Type Model Owner Operator
PWR
CP1
ELECTRICITE DE FRANCE
ELECTRICITE DE FRANCE
Reference Unit Power (Net Capacity) Design Net Capacity Gross Capacity Thermal Capacity
915 MWe
915 MWe
955 MWe
2785 MWt
Construction Start Date First Criticality Date
01 Dec, 1974
22 Jul, 1980
First Grid Connection Commercial Operation Date
07 Aug, 1980
01 Dec, 1980

LifeTime Performance

Electricity Supplied Energy Availability Factor Operation Factor Energy Unavailability Factor Load Factor
221.03 TW.h
75.6 %
78.9 %
24.4 %
72.0 %
Lifetime performance calculated up to year 2018

Operating History

Year Electricity Supplied
[GW.h]
Reference Unit Power
[MW]
Annual Time On Line
[h]
Operation Factor
[%]
Energy Availability Factor
[%]
Load Factor
[%]
Annual Cumulative Annual Cumulative
1980 1614.000 920 2559 76.3 68.7 68.7 68.1 68.1
1981 6155.100 920 7819 89.3 82.3 81.3 76.4 75.7
1982 4056.200 915 5932 67.7 63.0 72.5 50.6 63.7
1983 5624.000 915 7245 82.7 81.9 75.6 70.2 65.8
1984 6603.000 915 7684 87.5 87.2 78.4 82.2 69.8
1985 6261.700 915 7375 84.2 79.4 78.6 78.1 71.4
1986 6286.600 915 7631 87.1 82.6 79.3 78.4 72.6
1987 5302.300 915 6500 74.2 69.6 77.9 66.2 71.7
1988 4896.000 915 6628 75.5 73.1 77.3 60.9 70.4
1989 5164.730 915 6650 75.9 71.4 76.7 64.4 69.7
1990 5614.370 915 7177 81.9 72.5 76.2 70.0 69.7
1991 4459.140 915 5429 62.0 58.2 74.6 55.6 68.5
1992 6099.100 915 7118 81.0 78.7 75.0 75.9 69.1
1993 5777.080 915 6876 78.5 72.9 74.8 72.1 69.3
1994 6216.700 915 7222 82.4 79.1 75.1 77.6 69.9
1995 6312.320 915 7504 85.7 81.6 75.5 78.8 70.5
1996 6391.270 915 7615 86.7 82.1 76.0 79.5 71.0
1997 5218.840 915 6107 69.7 66.8 75.4 65.1 70.7
1998 6293.900 915 7354 84.0 81.2 75.7 78.5 71.1
1999 5661.490 915 6674 76.2 73.0 75.6 70.6 71.1
2000 4293.760 915 5092 58.0 55.3 74.6 53.4 70.2
2001 6710.460 915 7779 88.8 87.1 75.2 83.7 70.9
2002 6593.920 915 7714 88.1 86.9 75.7 82.3 71.4
2003 6195.950 915 7521 85.9 84.4 76.1 77.3 71.6
2004 5684.230 915 7271 82.8 80.7 76.3 70.7 71.6
2005 5878.670 915 7128 81.4 77.8 76.3 73.3 71.7
2006 6221.300 915 7366 84.1 80.7 76.5 77.6 71.9
2007 6910.130 915 7989 91.2 89.3 77.0 86.2 72.4
2008 4884.400 915 5768 65.7 63.6 76.5 60.8 72.0
2009 6083.600 915 7028 80.2 76.1 76.5 75.9 72.1
2010 6467.470 915 7629 87.1 84.8 76.8 80.7 72.4
2011 4690.910 915 5560 63.5 60.9 76.2 58.5 72.0
2012 6847.180 915 7806 88.9 86.1 76.6 85.2 72.4
2013 5664.140 915 6607 75.4 71.8 76.4 70.7 72.3
2014 6417.130 915 7593 86.7 82.1 76.6 80.1 72.6
2015 6224.430 915 6828 78.0 77.0 76.6 77.7 72.7
2016 7208.490 915 7948 90.5 88.2 76.9 89.7 73.2
2017 3839.110 915 4529 51.7 48.0 76.1 47.9 72.5
2018 4365.930 915 5046 57.6 56.0 75.6 54.5 72.0
Performance indicators are calculated from the Commercial Operation Date.


Above data are from the PRIS database. Last update on 2019-04-20

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