Kalinin NPP


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Location:


LOCATED IN THE SMOLENSK OBLAST
4.5 KM TO THE DESNOGORSK SATELLITE TOWN
150 KM TO THE REGIONAL CENTER – CITY OF SMOLENSK


The Smolensk NPP is a city-forming enterprise, one of the regional leaders, the largest one in the regional fuel and energy balance. The annual power output of the power plant averages 20 bln kWh, which is more than 80% of the total output of the Smolensk Oblast energy producers.

The Smolensk NPP became a multiple time winner of the industry-level contest for the Best Nuclear Power Plants in 1992, 1993, 2010, 2011 and 2015, and the runner-up in 2012 and 2014.

Operating Power Units at Smolensk NPP

Power Unit Number

Reactor Type Installed Capacity, MW Start-Up Date

1


RBMK-1000

1,000

09.12.1982

2


RBMK-1000

1,000

31.05.1985

3

RBMK-1000

1,000

17.01.1990


Aggregate installed capacity – 3,000 MW


From the power unit No. 1 start-up date, the Smolensk NPP generated 616.7 bln kWh.

In 2016, the Smolensk NPP produced 11.4% of the Concern’s total power output.

Operating Performance of  Smolensk NPP in 2016

Indicators

UoM Value

Power generation

mln KWh

23,312.9

Generation vs 2014

%

92.3

Russian FAS balance target achievement

%

102.1

Capacity factor

%

84.67