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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 »

Overview

Current Status:
449 NUCLEAR POWER REACTORS
IN OPERATION
397 650 MWe TOTAL NET INSTALLED
CAPACITY

54 NUCLEAR POWER REACTORS
UNDER CONSTRUCTION
55 364 MWe TOTAL NET INSTALLED
CAPACITY

18 071 REACTOR-YEARS OF
OPERATION
Regional Distribution of Nuclear Power Plants (Click on the chart for more statistics)
O:2, UC:0 O:2, UC:0 O:7, UC:2 O:7, UC:2 O:116, UC:2 O:116, UC:2 O:113, UC:19 O:113, UC:19 O:28, UC:15 O:28, UC:15 O:71, UC:13 O:71, UC:13 O:112, UC:3 O:112, UC:3

Highlights

NPP Status Changes (2019)
Year:
Status Change Trends
New connections to the grid
NOVOVORONEZH 2-2 (1114 MW(e), PWR, RUSSIA) on 1 May
SHIN-KORI-4 (1340 MW(e), PWR, KOREA,REP.OF) on 22 April
Permanent shutdowns
BILIBINO-1 (11 MW(e), LWGR, RUSSIA) on 14 January
GENKAI-2 (529 MW(e), PWR, JAPAN) on 9 April
PILGRIM-1 (677 MW(e), BWR, USA) on 31 May
Construction starts
KURSK 2-2 (1115 MW(e), PWR, RUSSIA) on 15 April
Above data are from the PRIS database. Last update on 2019-06-18