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South Korea Has 16,576 MW of Nuclear Capacity Online

Feb. 21 (Bloomberg) -- South Korea has 18 nuclear reactors in operation, producing 16,576 megawatts of power, or 86 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        (587) Shut for maintenance. May restart March 5
No. 2         536  Running
No. 3       1,048  Running
No. 4       1,047  Running
Shin
No. 1         466  Running

Yonggwang
No. 1         925  Running
No. 2       1,003  Running
No. 3       1,055  Running
No. 4       1,054  Running
No. 5       1,058  Running
No. 6       1,055  Running

Wolsong
No. 1         693  Running
No. 2        (700) Shut for maintenance. May restart March 6
No. 3         738  Running
No. 4         739  Running

Uljin
No. 1         990  Running
No. 2       1,010  Running
No. 3       1,051  Running
No. 4      (1,000) 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: Amit Prakash at aprakash1@bloomberg.net

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