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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

417 NUCLEAR POWER REACTORS
IN OPERATION
375 572 MWe TOTAL NET INSTALLED
CAPACITY

25 NUCLEAR POWER REACTORS
IN SUSPENDED OPERATION
21 228 MWe TOTAL NET INSTALLED
CAPACITY

58 NUCLEAR POWER REACTORS
UNDER CONSTRUCTION
60 413 MWe TOTAL NET INSTALLED
CAPACITY

19 834 REACTOR-YEARS OF
OPERATION

Highlights

NPP Status Changes (2024)
Year:
New connections to the grid
BARAKAH-4 (1310 MW(e), PWR, UAE) on 23 March
FANGCHENGGANG-4 (1000 MW(e), PWR, CHINA) on 9 April
KAKRAPAR-4 (630 MW(e), PHWR, INDIA) on 20 February
VOGTLE-4 (1117 MW(e), PWR, USA) on 6 March
Construction starts
EL DABAA-4 (1100 MW(e), PWR, EGYPT) on 23 January
LENINGRAD 2-3 (1150 MW(e), PWR, RUSSIA) on 14 March
ZHANGZHOU-3 (1129 MW(e), PWR, CHINA) on 22 February

PRIS Nuclear Power Status 2022 Poster
Nuclear Power History and Capacity Projections Video
Above data generated by the PRIS database. Last update on 2024-04-22