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South Korea Has 17,666 MW of Nuclear Capacity On-line

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Nov. 15 (Bloomberg) -- South Korea has 19 nuclear reactors operating with 17,666 megawatts of generating capacity on-line, or 92 percent of the total, data compiled by Bloomberg News show.

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

COMPANY   CAPACITY
UNIT      ON-LINE   STATUS
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Korea Hydro & Nuclear Power
Kori
No. 1         608  Running
No. 2         684  Running
No. 3       1,048  Running
No. 4       1,045  Running
Shin No.1   1,033  Running

Yonggwang
No. 1       1,002  Running
No. 2       1,000  Running
No. 3       1,053  Running
No. 4       1,053  Running
No. 5       1,057  Running
No. 6       1,056  Running

Wolsong
No. 1         694  Running
No. 2         723  Running
No. 3         730  Running
No. 4         737  Running

Uljin
No. 1         991  Running
No. 2       Shut for maintenance. May restart Nov. 26.
No. 3       1,049  Running
No. 4       Shut for extended maintenance. Restart date not set.
No. 5       1,050  Running
No. 6       1,053  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 editors responsible for this story: Amit Prakash at aprakash1@bloomberg.net; Alexander Kwiatkowski at akwiatkowsk2@bloomberg.net

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