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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

441 NUCLEAR POWER REACTORS
IN OPERATION
395 103 MWe TOTAL NET INSTALLED
CAPACITY

1 NUCLEAR POWER REACTORS
IN LONG-TERM SHUTDOWN
53 NUCLEAR POWER REACTORS
UNDER CONSTRUCTION

19 366 REACTOR-YEARS OF
OPERATION

Highlights

NPP Status Changes (2022)
Year:
New connections to the grid
FUQING-6 (1000 MW(e), PWR, CHINA) on 1 January
HONGYANHE-6 (1061 MW(e), PWR, CHINA) on 2 May
KANUPP-3 (1014 MW(e), PWR, PAKISTAN) on 4 March
OLKILUOTO-3 (1600 MW(e), PWR, FINLAND) on 12 March
SHIN-HANUL-1 (1340 MW(e), PWR, KOREA,REP.OF) on 9 June
Permanent shutdowns
HUNTERSTON B-2 (495 MW(e), GCR, UK) on 7 January
Construction starts
TIANWAN-8 (1171 MW(e), PWR, CHINA) on 25 February
XUDABU-4 (1200 MW(e), PWR, CHINA) on 19 May

PRIS Nuclear Power Status 2020 Poster
Nuclear Power History and Capacity Projections Video
Above data generated by the PRIS database. Last update on 2022-06-26