CHERNOBYL-1

Permanent Shutdown


Reactor Details

Reactor Type Model Owner Operator
LWGR
RBMK
SE “NNEGC “ENERGOATOM”
MINTOPENERGO OF UKRAINE - MINISTRY OF FUEL AND ENERGY OF UKRAINE
Reference Unit Power (Net Capacity) Design Net Capacity Gross Capacity Thermal Capacity
740 MWe
925 MWe
800 MWe
3200 MWt
Construction Start Date First Criticality Date
01 Mar, 1970
02 Aug, 1977
First Grid Connection Commercial Operation Date
26 Sep, 1977
27 May, 1978
Permanent Shutdown Date
30 Nov, 1996

LifeTime Performance

Electricity Supplied Energy Availability Factor Operation Factor Energy Unavailability Factor Load Factor
97.27 TW.h
63.1 %
75.3 %
36.9 %
64.2 %
Lifetime performance calculated up to year 1996

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
1977 512.100 721 1570
1978 5356.600 925 5796 69.1 70.4 70.4 69.4 69.4
1979 6029.010 925 7548 86.2 74.7 73.1 74.4 72.6
1980 6381.810 925 7523 85.6 78.3 75.1 78.5 74.9
1981 5826.320 925 6743 77.0 71.4 74.1 71.9 74.0
1982 4171.610 925 5171 59.0 51.8 69.2 51.5 69.1
1983 4284.220 925 5990 68.4 53.7 66.5 52.9 66.2
1984 6521.550 925 7337 83.5 79.7 68.5 80.3 68.4
1985 6736.200 925 7442 85.0 82.7 70.4 83.1 70.3
1986 3839.670 925 4431 50.6 47.2 67.7 47.4 67.6
1987 6406.620 1000 7296 83.3 75.9 68.6 73.1 68.2
1988 5653.090 925 6524 74.3 71.7 68.9 69.6 68.4
1989 6098.700 925 6807 77.7 75.8 69.5 75.3 69.0
1990 5176.910 925 7415 84.6 64.5 69.1 63.9 68.6
1991 4369.870 925 7525 85.9 55.1 68.0 53.9 67.5
1992 1259.270 925 1949 22.2 7.3 63.9 15.5 63.9
1993 4638.400 721 7733 88.3 46.5 63.0 73.4 64.4
1994 4317.270 925 6784 77.4 54.2 62.5 53.3 63.8
1995 4751.290 925 6901 78.8 58.6 62.3 58.6 63.4
1996 4942.890 740 7454 92.7 83.1 63.1 83.1 64.2
Performance indicators are calculated from the Commercial Operation Date.


Above data are from the PRIS database. Last update on 2019-09-21

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