ATUCHA-1

Operational


Reactor Details

Reactor Type Model Owner Operator
PHWR
PHWR KWU
NUCLEOELECTRICA ARGENTINA S.A.
NUCLEOELECTRICA ARGENTINA S.A.
Reference Unit Power (Net Capacity) Design Net Capacity Gross Capacity Thermal Capacity
340 MWe
319 MWe
362 MWe
1179 MWt
Construction Start Date First Criticality Date
01 Jun, 1968
13 Jan, 1974
First Grid Connection Commercial Operation Date
19 Mar, 1974
24 Jun, 1974

LifeTime Performance

Electricity Supplied Energy Availability Factor Operation Factor Energy Unavailability Factor Load Factor
94.10 TW.h
74.0 %
77.4 %
26.0 %
71.9 %
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
1974 947.500 319 4458 66.0 50.3 50.3 50.3 50.3
1975 2357.800 319 7730 88.2 85.6 73.8 84.4 73.0
1976 2408.600 319 7808 88.9 86.9 79.0 86.0 78.2
1977 1537.000 345 4650 53.1 53.0 71.3 52.2 70.4
1978 2711.810 345 8026 91.6 90.9 75.9 89.7 74.9
1979 2503.700 335 7551 86.2 84.1 77.4 85.3 76.9
1980 2180.500 335 6947 79.1 73.5 76.8 74.1 76.4
1981 2647.600 335 8120 92.7 89.7 78.5 90.2 78.3
1982 1753.600 335 5600 63.9 59.2 76.2 59.8 76.1
1983 2356.000 335 8101 92.5 78.4 76.5 80.3 76.5
1984 1706.120 335 8678 98.8 98.7 78.6 58.0 74.8
1985 1470.450 335 7159 81.7 91.6 79.7 50.1 72.6
1986 2204.960 335 7532 86.0 75.8 79.4 75.1 72.8
1987 1405.800 335 4391 50.1 49.2 77.2 47.9 70.9
1988 808.100 335 2515 28.6 27.1 73.7 27.5 67.9
1989 0.000 335 0 0.0 0.0 68.9 0.0 63.5
1990 1722.590 335 7201 82.2 58.7 68.3 58.7 63.2
1991 2721.890 335 8390 95.8 92.6 69.7 92.8 64.9
1992 2230.240 335 7089 80.7 76.3 70.0 75.8 65.5
1993 2403.660 335 7287 83.2 82.2 70.7 81.9 66.4
1994 2651.860 335 7916 90.4 90.4 71.6 90.4 67.5
1995 2671.710 335 8376 95.6 92.3 72.6 91.0 68.6
1996 2038.800 335 6990 79.6 70.6 72.5 69.3 68.7
1997 2720.140 335 8329 95.1 93.4 73.4 92.7 69.7
1998 2374.360 335 7242 82.7 81.3 73.7 80.9 70.1
1999 1395.500 335 4364 49.8 47.8 72.7 47.6 69.2
2000 1677.850 335 5038 57.4 56.8 72.1 57.0 68.8
2001 1425.960 335 4407 50.3 48.7 71.2 48.6 68.0
2002 1011.500 335 3030 34.6 34.6 70.0 34.5 66.9
2003 2020.600 335 6094 69.6 68.8 69.9 68.8 66.9
2004 2725.010 335 8250 93.9 92.2 70.6 92.6 67.8
2005 1997.960 335 7004 80.0 68.5 70.6 68.1 67.8
2006 2100.550 335 6403 73.1 72.1 70.6 71.6 67.9
2007 2718.740 335 8300 94.8 93.8 71.3 92.6 68.6
2008 2481.260 335 7562 86.1 85.3 71.7 84.3 69.1
2009 2397.180 335 7296 83.3 82.9 72.0 81.7 69.5
2010 2782.750 335 8560 97.7 95.5 72.7 94.8 70.2
2011 2334.460 335 7289 83.2 79.6 72.9 79.6 70.4
2012 2477.360 335 7521 85.6 84.2 73.2 84.2 70.8
2013 2449.530 340 7310 83.4 82.6 73.4 82.8 71.1
2014 2631.710 340 7875 89.9 88.8 73.8 88.4 71.5
2015 1951.350 340 6109 69.7 66.0 73.6 65.5 71.4
2016 2476.820 340 7700 87.7 83.3 73.8 82.9 71.6
2017 2359.660 340 7832 89.4 79.7 74.0 79.2 71.8
2018 2274.090 340 7393 84.4 76.3 74.0 76.4 71.9
Performance indicators are calculated from the Commercial Operation Date.


Above data are from the PRIS database. Last update on 2019-12-12

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