Bloomberg News

South Korea Has 15,701 MW of Nuclear Capacity Online

April 09, 2012

South Korea has 16 nuclear reactors in operation, producing 15,701 megawatts of power, or 82 percent of total capacity, according to data compiled by Bloomberg.

The following table shows the status of the nation’s 21 reactors with combined regular capacity of 19,259 megawatts operated by state-run Korea Hydro & Nuclear Power Co. as of today.

COMPANY   CAPACITY
UNIT      ONLINE    STATUS
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Korea Hydro & Nuclear Power
Kori
No. 1           0  Shut for safety inspection since March 13.
No. 2           0  Shut for maintenance. May restart April 14.
No. 3       1,048  Running
No. 4       1,045  Running
Shin No. 1  1,051  Running

Yonggwang
No. 1       1,008  Running
No. 2       1,002  Running
No. 3       1,055  Running
No. 4       1,054  Running
No. 5       1,059  Running
No. 6       1,056  Running

Wolsong
No. 1         690  Running
No. 2         726  Running
No. 3           0  Shut for maintenance.
No. 4         737  Running

Uljin
No. 1           0  Shut for maintenance. May Restart May 15.
No. 2       1,012  Running
No. 3       1,050  Running
No. 4           0  Shut for maintenance. May restart April 23.
No. 5       1,054  Running
No. 6       1,054  Running
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Source: Korea Hydro & Nuclear Power Co.

To contact the reporter on this story: Sangim Han in Seoul at sihan@bloomberg.net

To contact the editor responsible for this story: Alexander Kwiatkowski at akwiatkowsk2@bloomberg.net


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