CHINON A-1

Permanent Shutdown


Reactor Details

Reactor Type Model Owner Operator
GCR
UNGG
ELECTRICITE DE FRANCE
ELECTRICITE DE FRANCE
Reference Unit Power (Net Capacity) Design Net Capacity Gross Capacity Thermal Capacity
70 MWe
68 MWe
80 MWe
300 MWt
Construction Start Date First Criticality Date
01 Feb, 1957
16 Sep, 1962
First Grid Connection Commercial Operation Date
14 Jun, 1963
01 Feb, 1964
Permanent Shutdown Date
16 Apr, 1973

LifeTime Performance

Electricity Supplied Energy Availability Factor Operation Factor Energy Unavailability Factor Load Factor
2.97 TW.h
NC
NC
NC
NC
Lifetime performance calculated up to year 1972

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
1963 Data from a trial operation not provided
1964 Data Not Provided
1965 "
1966 "
1967 "
1968 "
1969 "
1970 "
1971 293.800 70 3635 41.5 40.1 NC 42.4 NC
1972 277.800 70 3343 38.1 38.1 NC 40.0 NC
1973 Data Not Provided
Performance indicators are calculated from the Commercial Operation Date.
NC – cumulative values not calculated when more than 50% of required data is missing in PRIS


Above data are from the PRIS database. Last update on 2019-06-18

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