CHINON B-4

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 Feb, 1981
13 Oct, 1987
First Grid Connection Commercial Operation Date
14 Nov, 1987
01 Apr, 1988

LifeTime Performance

Electricity Supplied Energy Availability Factor Operation Factor Energy Unavailability Factor Load Factor
178.79 TW.h
79.5 %
81.5 %
20.5 %
75.4 %
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
1987 13.000 870 236
1988 4410.000 905 5897 67.8 86.2 86.2 56.4 56.4
1989 4688.120 905 5664 64.7 60.4 71.5 59.1 57.9
1990 6098.010 905 7003 79.9 77.0 73.5 76.9 64.8
1991 6339.970 905 7204 82.2 79.2 75.0 80.0 68.9
1992 6387.950 905 7544 85.9 82.8 76.7 80.4 71.3
1993 6016.910 905 7359 84.0 80.1 77.3 75.9 72.1
1994 5935.090 905 7196 82.2 81.2 77.8 74.9 72.5
1995 6566.020 905 7805 89.1 87.9 79.1 82.8 73.8
1996 6574.240 905 7764 88.4 87.0 80.0 82.7 74.8
1997 6345.370 905 7795 89.0 85.6 80.6 80.0 75.4
1998 5940.130 905 7326 83.6 80.2 80.6 74.9 75.3
1999 5596.270 905 7059 80.6 88.2 81.2 70.6 74.9
2000 5110.700 905 6445 73.4 72.9 80.6 64.3 74.1
2001 5764.990 905 7078 80.8 79.9 80.5 72.7 74.0
2002 6321.310 905 7584 86.6 84.0 80.8 79.7 74.4
2003 6431.760 905 7811 89.2 86.6 81.1 81.1 74.8
2004 5513.220 905 6883 78.4 74.9 80.8 69.4 74.5
2005 5356.450 905 7030 80.2 69.7 80.1 67.6 74.1
2006 6368.950 905 7558 86.3 83.3 80.3 80.3 74.4
2007 6485.730 905 7691 87.8 84.8 80.5 81.8 74.8
2008 5863.530 905 6881 78.3 75.6 80.3 73.8 74.8
2009 5250.850 905 6232 71.1 67.4 79.7 66.2 74.4
2010 4302.570 905 4902 56.0 54.3 78.6 54.3 73.5
2011 6790.850 905 7868 89.8 86.4 78.9 85.7 74.0
2012 6125.000 905 6958 79.2 77.5 78.9 77.0 74.1
2013 6660.900 905 7573 86.4 84.9 79.1 84.0 74.5
2014 6071.890 905 7092 81.0 78.9 79.1 76.6 74.6
2015 6944.680 905 7944 90.7 88.9 79.4 87.6 75.0
2016 6037.900 905 7119 81.0 76.2 79.3 76.0 75.1
2017 6630.000 905 7624 87.0 85.2 79.5 83.6 75.4
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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