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South Korea Has 15,702 MW of Nuclear Capacity Online

March 27 (Bloomberg) -- South Korea has 16 nuclear reactors in operation, producing 15,702 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       1,047  Running
No. 4       1,047  Running
Shin No. 1  1,049  Running

Yonggwang
No. 1       1,008  Running
No. 2       1,002  Running
No. 3       1,054  Running
No. 4       1,054  Running
No. 5       1,058  Running
No. 6       1,056  Running

Wolsong
No. 1         691  Running
No. 2         722  Running
No. 3           0  Shut for maintenance.
No. 4         740  Running

Uljin
No. 1           0  Shut for maintenance. May Restart May 15.
No. 2       1,012  Running
No. 3       1,052  Running
No. 4           0  Shut for maintenance. May restart April 23.
No. 5       1,055  Running
No. 6       1,055  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: Ryan Woo at rwoo5@bloomberg.net

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