Sunday, July 22, 2018

The Rajasthan Atomic Power Station (RAPS) is located at Rawatbhata in Rajasthan, India. The present installed capacity of RAPS is 1180 MW (comprising of Units 1 to 6) will be increased to 2580 MW on completion of units 7 & 8 of 700 MW units presently under construction at the site. The units are expected to be completed by 2019.

Capacity: 1,180 MW

Units

Unit Reactor Type Capacity (MWe) Date of Commercial Operation
1 PHWR 100 December 16,1973
2 PHWR 200 April 1,1981
3 PHWR 220 June 1, 2000
4 PHWR 220 December 23, 2000
5 PHWR 220 February 4, 2010
6 PHWR 220 March 31, 2010
7 PHWR 700  
8 PHWR 700