The availability of fuel in the required quantity has enabled operation of nuclear power plants at their rated power during the recent years. The generation in a particular year is dependent apart from the availability of fuel on the capacity in operation based on planned shutdowns of reactors for various maintenance activities.
|State||Location||Unit||Capacity (MW)||Commercial Generation
(in Million Units, MU)
|2016 - 17||2017 - 18||2018 - 19|
|Total Generation (MUs)||37674||38336||37813|
- @: RAPS - 1 is under extended shutdown for techno-economic assessment.
- #: KAPS - 1 & 2 have been taken in project mode for Enmasse Coolant Channel Replacement (EMCCR) and Enmasse Feeder Replacement (EMFR) activities from August 01, 2016. KAPS-2 was synchronized to grid on September 22, 2018 and KAPS-1 on May 24, 2019 upon completion of these activities.
- &: MAPS - 1 was taken in project mode from April 01, 2018 for Endshield related works
- *: In addition, KKNPP - 2 generated about 2327 MUs of infirm power during the year 2016-17.