CHINON B-3

Operational


Reactor Details

Reactor Type Model Owner Operator
PWR
CP2
ELECTRICITE DE FRANCE
ELECTRICITE DE FRANCE
Reference Unit Power (Net Capacity) Design Net Capacity Gross Capacity Thermal Capacity
905 MWe
905 MWe
954 MWe
2785 MWt
Construction Start Date First Criticality Date
01 Oct, 1980
18 Sep, 1986
First Grid Connection Commercial Operation Date
20 Oct, 1986
04 Mar, 1987

LifeTime Performance

Electricity Supplied Energy Availability Factor Operation Factor Energy Unavailability Factor Load Factor
189.35 TW.h
78.8 %
80.6 %
21.2 %
74.6 %
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
1986 596.800 870 1190
1987 4120.600 870 5311 59.7 67.6 67.6 52.0 52.0
1988 4413.000 905 5354 61.0 58.9 62.8 55.5 54.0
1989 5028.580 905 6125 69.9 77.8 68.1 63.4 57.3
1990 5417.630 905 6274 71.6 69.1 68.4 68.3 60.2
1991 7026.390 905 8204 93.6 90.7 73.0 88.6 66.1
1992 6091.450 905 7468 85.0 85.6 75.2 76.6 67.9
1993 5600.750 905 6827 77.9 72.6 74.8 70.6 68.3
1994 5064.020 905 6325 72.2 75.4 74.9 63.9 67.8
1995 6005.650 905 7177 81.9 82.5 75.8 75.8 68.7
1996 6277.960 905 7761 88.4 86.9 76.9 79.0 69.7
1997 5816.770 905 7249 82.8 85.1 77.6 73.4 70.1
1998 6345.640 905 7472 85.3 81.3 78.0 80.0 70.9
1999 5601.970 905 6656 76.0 72.2 77.5 70.7 70.9
2000 6330.110 905 7386 84.1 82.5 77.9 79.6 71.5
2001 6318.000 905 7665 87.5 84.8 78.3 79.7 72.1
2002 6720.450 905 7971 91.0 87.6 78.9 84.8 72.9
2003 5807.750 905 6954 79.4 77.6 78.8 73.3 72.9
2004 5784.360 905 7444 84.7 82.3 79.0 72.8 72.9
2005 5595.370 905 7287 83.2 76.5 78.9 70.6 72.8
2006 6369.750 905 7930 90.5 86.3 79.3 80.4 73.2
2007 6061.290 905 7310 83.4 77.9 79.2 76.5 73.3
2008 6498.110 905 7760 88.3 82.3 79.4 81.7 73.7
2009 3433.460 905 4114 47.0 43.4 77.8 43.3 72.4
2010 6488.820 905 7485 85.4 82.4 78.0 81.8 72.8
2011 6043.830 905 6906 78.8 77.6 78.0 76.2 72.9
2012 6770.530 905 7662 87.2 85.9 78.3 85.2 73.4
2013 5930.230 905 6823 77.9 75.3 78.2 74.8 73.4
2014 6733.160 905 7711 88.0 86.6 78.5 84.9 73.8
2015 5735.520 905 6515 74.4 72.8 78.3 72.4 73.8
2016 6806.550 905 7949 90.5 87.4 78.6 85.6 74.2
2017 6070.410 905 7079 80.8 78.9 78.6 76.6 74.3
2018 6593.670 905 7668 87.5 84.7 78.8 83.2 74.6
Performance indicators are calculated from the Commercial Operation Date.


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

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