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Great Britain

Reactor

Sizewell A1-2, B

Sizewell-A1

Current status: shut down
Commissioning: 1966
Capacity: 210 MW
Type of reactor: GCR (Magnox)
Expected shut-down: 2006

Sizewell-A2

Current status: shut down
Commissioning: 1966
Capacity: 210 MW
Type of reactor: GCR (Magnox)
Expected shut-down: 2006

Sizewell-B

Current status: in operation
Commissioning: 1995
Capacity: 1188 MW
Type of reactor: PWR
Expected shut-down: 2035

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