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Tag: World Nuclear Association

  • Monday, August 31st 2020 - 08:31 UTC

    Nuclear generated electricity increases for seventh year running

    Six reactors started up in 2019: four large PWRs commenced operation, one in South Korea, one in Russia and two in China

    Electricity generated from the world’s nuclear reactors increased for the seventh consecutive year in 2019, with electricity output reaching 2657 TWh. This was an increase of 95 TWh on the previous year, and the second-highest ever output, according to Agneta Rising, Director General of World Nuclear Association.