U.S. nuclear power reactors - years of operation 2019

This statistic represents the number of U.S. nuclear power reactors by the end of 2019, by years of operation. There were 48 reactors started their commercial operation 40 or more years ago. The United States has the largest number of nuclear reactors worldwide.

Number of commercial U.S. nuclear power reactors in 2019*, by years of operation

Number of reactors
1-19 years1
20-29 years4
30-39 years44
40 years or more48
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Source

Release date

August 2019

Region

United States

Survey time period

as of the end of 2019

Supplementary notes

* By the end of 2019. Ages have been rounded up to the end of the year.
The abbreviation NRC stands for Nuclear Regulatory Commission.

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