TRICASTIN-4

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 May, 1975
31 May, 1981
First Grid Connection Commercial Operation Date
12 Jun, 1981
01 Nov, 1981

LifeTime Performance

Electricity Supplied Energy Availability Factor Operation Factor Energy Unavailability Factor Load Factor
217.20 TW.h
79.0 %
81.4 %
21.0 %
74.5 %
Lifetime performance calculated up to year 2017

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
1981 2480.000 920 3883 99.9 97.2 97.2 95.3 95.3
1982 5470.500 915 6311 72.0 69.8 73.8 68.2 72.1
1983 6170.000 915 7386 84.3 80.7 77.0 77.0 74.4
1984 5446.000 915 7587 86.4 87.1 80.2 67.8 72.3
1985 6161.700 915 7816 89.2 84.8 81.3 76.9 73.4
1986 5873.900 915 7568 86.4 81.8 81.4 73.3 73.4
1987 5725.700 915 7257 82.8 80.1 81.2 71.4 73.0
1988 3770.000 915 4772 54.3 66.2 79.1 46.9 69.4
1989 5729.110 915 7335 83.7 79.8 79.2 71.5 69.6
1990 5201.580 915 7329 83.7 77.4 79.0 64.9 69.1
1991 5742.810 915 6838 78.1 74.6 78.6 71.6 69.4
1992 6459.260 915 7968 90.7 86.7 79.3 80.4 70.4
1993 5302.810 915 6842 78.1 70.9 78.6 66.2 70.0
1994 5952.970 915 7049 80.5 77.8 78.5 74.3 70.3
1995 6208.920 915 7562 86.3 82.0 78.8 77.5 70.8
1996 6700.350 915 7774 88.5 86.6 79.3 83.4 71.7
1997 6488.770 915 7595 86.7 84.8 79.6 81.0 72.2
1998 5912.980 915 7138 81.5 76.2 79.4 73.8 72.3
1999 5887.870 915 7158 81.7 78.0 79.4 73.5 72.4
2000 5780.250 915 6873 78.2 75.8 79.2 71.9 72.4
2001 6036.950 915 7138 81.5 81.2 79.3 75.3 72.5
2002 6260.600 915 7168 81.8 81.9 79.4 78.1 72.8
2003 6387.890 915 7399 84.5 79.9 79.4 79.7 73.1
2004 4724.060 915 5359 61.0 58.8 78.5 58.8 72.5
2005 6501.370 915 7728 88.2 83.6 78.7 81.1 72.8
2006 6410.440 915 7412 84.6 83.0 78.9 80.0 73.1
2007 7046.970 915 8096 92.4 90.4 79.3 87.9 73.7
2008 6016.610 915 6867 78.2 76.4 79.2 74.9 73.7
2009 6536.710 915 7630 87.1 84.8 79.4 81.6 74.0
2010 6263.830 915 7275 83.0 80.0 79.4 78.2 74.1
2011 6477.780 915 7589 86.6 84.3 79.6 80.8 74.4
2012 5937.330 915 7062 80.4 78.0 79.6 73.9 74.4
2013 6556.130 915 7607 86.8 84.2 79.7 81.8 74.6
2014 5218.800 915 5828 66.5 65.5 79.3 65.1 74.3
2015 6538.750 915 7080 80.8 79.6 79.3 81.6 74.5
2016 6420.530 915 6914 78.7 78.1 79.2 79.9 74.7
2017 5531.810 915 6267 71.5 69.9 79.0 69.0 74.5
Performance indicators are calculated from the Commercial Operation Date.


Above data are from the PRIS database. Last update on 2019-02-15

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