Nuclear & Uranium

Find statistics on nuclear operable units, nuclear electricity net generation, nuclear share of electricity net generation, and capacity factor.

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Nuclear Overview:
Nuclear generating units, 1955-2011 ›
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Nuclear power plant operations, 1957-2011 ›
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Uranium overview, 1949-2011 ›
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Uranium & nuclear fuel Additional formats
U.S. uranium reserves estimates ›
Release Date: May 5, 2016
Estimates of uranium reserves as of end of year.
 
Summary production statistics ›
Release Date: May 5, 2016
Exploration and development, mine production of uranium, uranium concentrate production, uranium concentrate shipments, and employment.
 
Quarterly production

Uranium purchased by owners and operators of U.S. civilian nuclear power reactors ›
Quantity and weighted-average price of uranium purchased by owners and operators of U.S. civilian nuclear power reactors.
 
Uranium mill sites under the UMTRA project ›
Release Date: August 18, 2010
Uranium ore processed, disposal cell material, and cost for remediation by mill site name and State.
 
Nuclear power plants  
State nuclear profiles ›
Data on owners and operators, nuclear capacity and generation, costs, licensing, cooling systems, and staffing.
 
Status of U.S. nuclear outages ›
Release Date: June, 2014; latest update:
Daily status of U.S. nuclear plants with summary and plant-specific data on percentage output, outage amount, and capacity.
 
U.S. nuclear generation of electricity ›
Release Date: December 1, 2015
Capacity and Monthly nuclear generation through latest month and for prior years.
 
U.S. nuclear reactor operational statistics ›
Release Date: November 22, 2011
Reactors' summer capacity, generation, capacity factor data; owner and operator information; and characteristics and operational data.
 
Spent nuclear fuel (radioactive waste) Additional formats
U.S. spent nuclear fuel discharged and stored at commercial sites ›
Release Date: December 7, 2015
Data cover all spent nuclear fuel discharged from and stored at commercial sites through June 30, 2013.
 
Nuclear power plant data as of June 30, 2013 ›
Release Date: December 7, 2015
Detailed U.S. spent nuclear fuel data.
 
Annual commercial spent fuel discharges and burnup, 1968 - June 30, 2013 ›
Release Date: December 7, 2015
Number of assemblies, initial uranium content, and average burnup, 1968 - June 30, 2013.
 
Annual spent fuel discharges and burnup, 1968 - 2002 ›
Release Date: October 1, 2004
Number of assemblies, initial uranium content, and average burnup, 1968 - 2002.
 
Detailed spent nuclear fuel data as of December 31, 1998
Release Date: December 31, 1998
The spent nuclear fuel (SNF) data includes detailed characteristics of SNF generated by commercial U.S. nuclear power plants.
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International Additional formats
Nuclear generation ›
Nuclear electricity generation by country, region, country group, and total world.