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South Korea Has 17,022 MW of Nuclear Capacity Online

June 12 (Bloomberg) -- South Korea has 18 nuclear reactors in operation, producing 17,022 megawatts of power, or about 88 percent of capacity, according to data compiled by Bloomberg.

The following table shows the status of the nation’s 21 reactors with a 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         681  Running
No. 3       1,045  Running
No. 4       1,046  Running
Shin No. 1  1,050  Running

Yonggwang
No. 1       1,001  Running
No. 2         997  Running
No. 3       1,050  Running
No. 4           0  Shut for regular maintenance (June 6-July 15)
No. 5       1,058  Running
No. 6       1,051  Running

Wolsong
No. 1         689  Running
No. 2         718  Running
No. 3         730  Running
No. 4         730  Running

Uljin
No. 1       1,009  Running
No. 2       1,011  Running
No. 3       1,049  Running
No. 4           0  Shut for maintenance and safety inspections
No. 5       1,053  Running
No. 6       1,054  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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