BWRJapan's first light water reactor
|Electric output||357,000 kW|
|Reactor type||Boiling water reactor (BWR)|
|Fuel||Low enriched uranium (approx. 52 tons)|
|Commercial operation||March 14, 1970~ April 27, 2015|
Mechanism of a Boiling Water Reactor (BWR)
Supplying Electricity to Electric Power Companies
JAPC's power stations in Tokai-mura (Ibaraki) and Tsuruga-city (Fukui) are operated to provide a stable and high-quality power supply every day, in accordance with our "Safety First" policy. Electricity produced at these stations is delivered to the customer through local electric power companies.