Brunsbüttel Nuclear Power Plant

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Brunsbüttel Nuclear Power Plant
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Nuclear power plant Brunsbüttel
Brunsbüttel Nuclear Power Plant is located in Germany
Brunsbüttel Nuclear Power Plant
Location of Brunsbüttel Nuclear Power Plant
Country Germany
Location Brunsbüttel
Coordinates 53°53′30″N 9°12′06″E / 53.89167°N 9.20167°E / 53.89167; 9.20167Coordinates: 53°53′30″N 9°12′06″E / 53.89167°N 9.20167°E / 53.89167; 9.20167
Status Mothballed (Earmarked not to return following moratorium on nuclear power)
Construction began 1969
Commission date July 13, 1976
Decommission date 2007
Owner(s) Vattenfall (67%)
E.ON (33%)
Operator(s) KKW Brunsbüttel
Nuclear power station
Reactor type BWR
Reactor supplier Siemens
Power generation
Units operational 1 x 806 MW
Make and model Siemens
Nameplate capacity 806
Annual generation 4,527
Web site c/o E.ON

Brunsbüttel Nuclear Power Plant is a nuclear power plant in Brunsbüttel near Hamburg, Germany. It is owned 67% by Vattenfall and 33% by E.ON. It started operation in 1976 and has a gross power production of 806 MW. As part of the nuclear power phase-out, it was taken out of service in 2007.[1]


  1. ^ "Vattenfall looks at German reactor options". World Nuclear News. 2011-02-11. Retrieved 2011-02-13. 

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