Blayais-1, France

Overview
CURRENT STATUS
Operable
DETAILS
Reactor TypeCommercial Reactor
ProcessPWR
VendorFramatome
OwnerElectricite De France
ModelCP1
OperatorElectricite De France
Capacity Net910 MWe
Capacity Gross951 MWe
Capacity Thermal2785 MWt
 
CONSTRUCTION AND OPERATION
Start Construction1 January 1977
Criticality20 May 1981
Grid Connection12 June 1981
Commercial Operation1 December 1981
 
OPERATING PERFORMANCE
Output Life178.79 TWh
Capacity Factor Life71.7 %
 
Blayais NPP

Blayais NPP [Image: EDF]


 
 


Reactor Operational Details

YearReference Unit Power MWAnnual Output GWhAnnual Time On Line HoursCapacity Factor %Operational Factor %
19819201636.2258465.670.2
19829106129.8758876.986.6
19839103453428543.348.9
19849106509753681.485.8
19859106225.2734878.183.9
19869106460.677548188.5
19879105586.6679370.177.6
19889105730706971.780.5
19899106222.43741978.184.7
19909105822.5968347378
19919106379.0474008084.5
19929104349.17507954.457.8
19939105979.1672537582.8
19949103474.92511943.658.4
19959106075.8720676.282.3
19969106639.15779883.188.8
19979106196.6762177.787
19989105917.56707874.280.8
19999106046.81708275.880.8
20009102854.09360235.741
20019104881.5576861.265.8
20029106861.1825186.194.2
20039104541.6953215760.7
20049106144.26721776.982.2
20059106883.56784186.389.5
20069106507.99744081.684.9
20079106891779186.488.9
20089106678.68765183.687.1
20099104604.59546157.862.3
20109106634.72767983.287.7
20119106465.19737081.184.1
20129104170.62469052.253.4
201300000
Total:178952.62

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

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