Jaitapur 5 is a 1,700MW nuclear reactor planned in Maharashtra, India. The nuclear reactor is currently in permitting stage.
|PID||Project Type||Total Capacity (MW)||Active Capacity (MW)||Pipeline Capacity (MW)||Project Status||Project Location||Project Main Contractor||487||Nuclear||1,700||–||1,700||Permitting||Maharashtra, India|
Jaitapur 5 is a Generation III+ nuclear reactor.
The 1,700MW reactor is currently owned and will be operated by Nuclear Power Corporation of India. The company has a stake of 100%.
Jaitapur 5 is a type of PWR reactor. It will feature 241 fuel assemblies in the core of reactor, the place where fission occurs and energy is released. The project cost is expected to be around $3,936.35m.
The material used for the construction of the vessel will be 16MND5.