Asco-2, Spain

Overview
CURRENT STATUS
Operable
DETAILS
Reactor TypeCommercial Reactor
ProcessPWR
VendorWestinghouse
OwnerEndesa, Iberdrola
ModelWE 3-loops
OperatorAsociacion Nuclear Asco-Vandellos A.I.E. (Endesa/Id)
Capacity Net997 MWe
Capacity Gross1035 MWe
Capacity Thermal2941 MWt
 
CONSTRUCTION AND OPERATION
Start Construction7 March 1975
Criticality11 September 1985
Grid Connection23 October 1985
Commercial Operation31 March 1986
 
OPERATING PERFORMANCE
Output Life194.49 TWh
Capacity Factor Life86.1 %
 

 
 


Reactor Operational Details

YearReference Unit Power MWAnnual Output GWhAnnual Time On Line HoursCapacity Factor %Operational Factor %
1985898261.8199100
19868985368663974.178.6
19878985954703575.780.3
1988898686578748789.6
19899306732772982.688.2
19909306933791685.190.4
19919306820779983.789
19929537077804284.591.6
19939307052789786.690.2
1994930708579628790.9
19959006977767488.587.6
19969666011682571.177.7
199790079168725100.499.6
19989467399805089.391.9
19999467215785487.189.7
20009838451873497.999.4
20019837829810290.992.5
20029977780812789.192.8
20039978521.2873897.699.8
20049976909.28728778.983
20059977418.8877798588.8
20069977968.75833591.295.2
20079977091.43753281.286
20089977123.62741381.384.4
20099977818.32808289.592.3
20109977309.13758383.786.6
20119977142.24756081.886.3
20129977831.53832789.494.8
201300000
Total:194860.19

Source: Operating details - IAEA PRIS
Note: "0" signifies a zero value, or no data available. Data from 1972 or later. 

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