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South Korea Has 17,595 MW of Nuclear Capacity Online

Jan. 3 (Bloomberg) -- South Korea has 19 nuclear reactors in operation, producing 17,595 megawatts of electric power, or 91 percent of the total capacity, according to data compiled by Bloomberg.

The following table shows the status of the nation’s 21 reactors with a 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         608  Running
No. 2         682  Running
No. 3       1,047  Running
No. 4       1,046  Running
Shin No.1       0  (Shut) -- regular maintenance

Yonggwang
No. 1       1,001  Running
No. 2       1,003  Running
No. 3       1,055  Running
No. 4       1,054  Running
No. 5       1,057  Running
No. 6       1,057  Running

Wolsong
No. 1         691  Running
No. 2         697  Running
No. 3         706  Running
No. 4         731  Running

Uljin
No. 1         987  Running
No. 2       1,012  Running
No. 3       1,050  Running
No. 4           0  (Shut) -- extended maintenance.
No. 5       1,056  Running
No. 6       1,055  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: Amit Prakash at aprakash1@bloomberg.net

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