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Summary

REACTORS IN OPERATION
  MW(e) TOTAL NET CAPACITY
Reactors in operation
  NUCLEAR POWER REACTORS
REACTORS UNDER CONSTRUCTION
  MW(e) TOTAL NET CAPACITY
Reactors under construction
  NUCLEAR POWER REACTORS
PERMANENT SHUTDOWN REACTORS
  MW(e) TOTAL NET CAPACITY
Permanent shutdown reactors
  NUCLEAR POWER REACTORS
ELECTRICITY PRODUCTION SHARE IN 2020
45 668 GWh ELECTRICITY SUPPLIED
NUCLEAR SHARE TREND
     

Reactors

Name Type Status Location Reference Unit Power
[MW]
Gross Electrical Capacity
[MW]
First Grid Connection
BERKELEY-1 GCR Permanent Shutdown RIVER SEVERN 138 166 1962-06-12
BERKELEY-2 GCR Permanent Shutdown RIVER SEVERN 138 166 1962-06-24
BRADWELL-1 GCR Permanent Shutdown BLACKWATER ESTUARY 123 146 1962-07-01
BRADWELL-2 GCR Permanent Shutdown BLACKWATER ESTUARY 123 146 1962-07-06
CALDER HALL-1 GCR Permanent Shutdown SEASCALE 49 60 1956-08-27
CALDER HALL-2 GCR Permanent Shutdown SEASCALE 49 60 1957-02-01
CALDER HALL-3 GCR Permanent Shutdown SEASCALE 49 60 1958-03-01
CALDER HALL-4 GCR Permanent Shutdown SEASCALE 49 60 1959-04-01
CHAPELCROSS-1 GCR Permanent Shutdown ANNAN 48 60 1959-02-01
CHAPELCROSS-2 GCR Permanent Shutdown ANNAN 48 60 1959-07-01
CHAPELCROSS-3 GCR Permanent Shutdown ANNAN 48 60 1959-11-01
CHAPELCROSS-4 GCR Permanent Shutdown ANNAN 48 60 1960-01-01
DOUNREAY DFR FBR Permanent Shutdown DOUNREAY CAITHNESS 11 15 1962-10-01
DUNGENESS A-1 GCR Permanent Shutdown ROMNEY MARSH 225 230 1965-09-21
DUNGENESS A-2 GCR Permanent Shutdown ROMNEY MARSH 225 230 1965-11-01
DUNGENESS B-1 GCR Operational Romney Marsh 545 615 1983-04-03
DUNGENESS B-2 GCR Operational Romney Marsh 545 615 1985-12-29
HARTLEPOOL A-1 GCR Operational HARTLEPOOL 590 655 1983-08-01
HARTLEPOOL A-2 GCR Operational HARTLEPOOL 595 655 1984-10-31
HEYSHAM A-1 GCR Operational HEYSHAM 485 625 1983-07-09
HEYSHAM A-2 GCR Operational HEYSHAM 575 625 1984-10-11
HEYSHAM B-1 GCR Operational HEYSHAM 620 680 1988-07-12
HEYSHAM B-2 GCR Operational HEYSHAM 620 680 1988-11-11
HINKLEY POINT A-1 GCR Permanent Shutdown HINKLEY POINT 235 267 1965-02-16
HINKLEY POINT A-2 GCR Permanent Shutdown HINKLEY POINT 235 267 1965-03-19
HINKLEY POINT B-1 GCR Operational HINKLEY 485 655 1976-10-30
HINKLEY POINT B-2 GCR Operational HINKLEY 480 655 1976-02-05
HINKLEY POINT C-1 PWR Under Construction Bridgwater 1630 1720
HINKLEY POINT C-2 PWR Under Construction Bridgwater 1630 1720
HUNTERSTON A-1 GCR Permanent Shutdown HUNTERSTON 150 173 1964-02-05
HUNTERSTON A-2 GCR Permanent Shutdown HUNTERSTON 150 173 1964-06-01
HUNTERSTON B-1 GCR Operational HUNTERSTON 490 644 1976-02-06
HUNTERSTON B-2 GCR Operational HUNTERSTON 495 644 1977-03-31
OLDBURY A-1 GCR Permanent Shutdown OLDBURY ON SEVERN 217 230 1967-11-07
OLDBURY A-2 GCR Permanent Shutdown OLDBURY ON SEVERN 217 230 1968-04-06
DOUNREAY PFR FBR Permanent Shutdown DOUNREAY 234 250 1975-01-10
SIZEWELL A-1 GCR Permanent Shutdown SIZEWELL 210 245 1966-01-21
SIZEWELL A-2 GCR Permanent Shutdown SIZEWELL 210 245 1966-04-09
SIZEWELL B PWR Operational Leiston 1198 1250 1995-02-14
TORNESS-1 GCR Operational DUNBAR 595 682 1988-05-25
TORNESS-2 GCR Operational DUNBAR 605 682 1989-02-03
TRAWSFYNYDD-1 GCR Permanent Shutdown MERIONETHSHIRE 195 235 1965-01-14
TRAWSFYNYDD-2 GCR Permanent Shutdown MERIONETHSHIRE 195 235 1965-02-02
WINDSCALE AGR GCR Permanent Shutdown WINDSCALE 24 36 1963-02-01
WINFRITH SGHWR SGHWR Permanent Shutdown DORCHESTER 92 100 1967-12-01
WYLFA-1 GCR Permanent Shutdown ANGLESEY 490 530 1971-01-24
WYLFA-2 GCR Permanent Shutdown ANGLESEY 490 540 1971-07-21


Above data generated by the PRIS database. Last update on 2021-07-31

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