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Nuclear Power Plant in India | GK

Posted on : June 6th 2019, 1:31 am

Nuclear Power Station in India

Power station State Type Operator Units Total capacity (MW)
Kaiga Karnataka PHWR NPCIL 220 x 3 660
Kalpakkam Tamil Nadu PHWR NPCIL 220 x 2 440
Kakrapar Gujarat PHWR NPCIL 220 x 2 440
Rawatbhata Rajasthan PHWR NPCIL 100 x 1
200 x 1
220 x 4
1180
Tarapur Maharashtra BWR (PHWR) NPCIL 160 x 2
540 x 2
1400
Narora Uttar Pradesh PHWR NPCIL 220 x 2 440
Total       19 4560

Some of the nuclear power plant projects which are under construction can be listed below:

Power station State Type Operator Units Total capacity (MW)
Kudankulam Tamil Nadu VVER-1000 NPCIL 1000 x 2 2000
Kaiga Karnataka PHWR NPCIL 220 x 1 220
Kalpakkam Tamil Nadu PFBR NPCIL 500 x 1 500
Total       4 2720

Some of the nuclear power projects which are planned up for the future are as follows:

Power station Operator State Type Units Total capacity (MW)
Rawatbhata NPCIL Rajasthan PHWR 640 x 2 1280
Kakrapar NPCIL Gujarat PHWR 640 x 2 1280
Jaitapur NPCIL Maharashtra EPR 1600 x 4 6400
Kudankulam NPCIL Tamil Nadu VVER 1200 x 2 2400
Kaiga NPCIL Karnataka PWR 1000 x 1, 1500 x 1 2500
  NPCIL   AHWR 300 300
  NPCIL   PHWR 640 x 4 2560
  NTPC   PWR 1000 x 2 2000
Total       10 20600