Operating Results of Nuclear Power Plants

Performance indicators of power plants allow the evaluation of the operating results of the plant. Standardised definitions, collection and calculation directives form the basis for the determination of indicators concerning availability and utilisation. They are defined in the VGB guideline RV808 "Fundamentals and systematics of availability determination for Thermal Power Plants" (only in German). You can purchase this publication in our Online Shop.

Electricity generation of nuclear power plants in Germany

In 2016 the 8 German nuclear power plants generated a total of 84.63 billion kWh. The Isar 2 plant (PWR) achieved the top position in power generation with 11.99 billion kWh.