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South Korea Has 16,761 Megawatts Nuclear Capacity Online

Dec. 13 (Bloomberg) -- South Korea has 18 nuclear reactors operating with 16,761 megawatts of generating capacity online, or 87 percent of the total, data compiled by Bloomberg show.

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

COMPANY   CAPACITY
UNIT      ON-LINE   STATUS
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Korea Hydro & Nuclear Power
Kori
No. 1         610  Running
No. 2         683  Running
No. 3       1,047  Running
No. 4       1,047  Running
Shin No.1   1,016  Running

Yonggwang
No. 1       1,001  Running
No. 2         952  Running
No. 3       1,055  Running
No. 4       1,055  Running
No. 5       1,059  Running
No. 6       1,057  Running

Wolsong
No. 1         692  Running
No. 2         695  Running
No. 3         717  Running
No. 4        (700) Shut for maintenance. May restart Dec. 18

Uljin
No. 1         961  Running
No. 2       1,012  Running
No. 3       1,049  Running
No. 4        (700) Shut for extended maintenance. Restart date
                   not set.
No. 5      (1,000) Shut for maintenance. May restart Dec. 22
No. 6       1,053  Running

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Source: Korea Hydro & Nuclear Power Co.

To contact the reporter on this story: Sungwoo Park in Seoul at spark47@bloomberg.net.

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

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