Hamaoka Nuclear Power Station Reactor No. 5 Resumes Commercial Operation
February 23, 2011
Chubu Electric Power Co.,Inc.
This is to report that the final inspection (the General Load Performance Inspection) of the 4th periodic inspection of Hamaoka Nuclear Power Station Reactor No. 5 (advanced boiling water reactor, rated output 1,380 MW*) was completed today, and that Reactor No. 5 resumed commercial operation at 4 pm.
March 15, 2010 - Reactor No. 5: 4th periodic inspection commenced (Reported on March 12, 2010)
January 28, 2011 - Reactor No. 5: Power generation resumed (Reported on January 28, 2011)
February 23, 2011 - Reactor No. 5: 4th periodic inspection completed, commercial operation commenced
* As of today, Chubu Electric Power Co., Inc. has changed the rated electric
output of Reactor No. 5 from 1,267 MW to 1,380 MW.
We will immediately file a notice of change of electric structure as based on Article 9-2 of the Electric Utility Law.