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The Database on Nuclear Power Reactors

The Power Reactor Information System (PRIS), developed and maintained by the IAEA for over five decades, is a comprehensive database focusing on nuclear power plants worldwide. PRIS contains information on power reactors in operation, under construction, or those being... Read more »

Current Status

442 NUCLEAR POWER REACTORS
IN OPERATION
391 685 MWe TOTAL NET INSTALLED
CAPACITY

53 NUCLEAR POWER REACTORS
UNDER CONSTRUCTION
56 210 MWe TOTAL NET INSTALLED
CAPACITY

18 638 REACTOR-YEARS OF
OPERATION

Highlights

NPP Status Changes (2020)
Year:
New connections to the grid
BARAKAH-1 (1345 MW(e), PWR, UAE) on 19 August
TIANWAN-5 (1000 MW(e), PWR, CHINA) on 8 August
Permanent shutdowns
FESSENHEIM-1 (880 MW(e), PWR, FRANCE) on 22 February
FESSENHEIM-2 (880 MW(e), PWR, FRANCE) on 30 June
INDIAN POINT-2 (998 MW(e), PWR, USA) on 30 April
Construction starts
AKKUYU-2 (1114 MW(e), PWR, TURKEY) on 8 April

PRIS Nuclear Power Status 2018 Map
Nuclear Power History and Capacity Projections Video
Above data generated by the PRIS database. Last update on 2020-09-26