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Great Britain

Reactor

Hinkley Point A1-2, B1-2

Hinkley Point-A1

Current status: shut down
Commissioning: 1965
Capacity: 235 MW
Type of reactor: GCR (Magnox)
Expected shut-down: 2000

Hinkley Point-A2

Current status: shut down
Commissioning: 1965
Capacity: 235 MW
Type of reactor: GCR (Magnox)
Expected shut-down: 2000

Hinkley Point-B1

Current status: in operation
Commissioning: 1978
Capacity: 610 MW
Type of reactor: AGR
Expected shut-down: 2016

Hinkley Point-B2

Current status: in operation
Commissioning: 1976
Capacity: 610 MW
Type of reactor: AGR
Expected shut-down: 2016

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