Nuclear Power Plants in India – Operational

In India, Nuclear power holds the fourth position among the different resources of electricity, Thermal, hydro and renewable resources being first, second and third respectively. Presently 19 nuclear power plants in India are there, which generates 4,560 MW (2.9% of total installed base) and 4 such power plants are in the pipeline and would be generating around 2,720 MW.

Sr. No.NameLocationOperatorCapacity (MW)
1.
Kakrapar Atomic Power Station – 1993

Gujarat

NPCIL
440
2.
(Kalpakkam) Madras Atomic Power Station – 1984

Tamil Nadu

NPCIL
440
3.
Narora Atomic Power Station- 1991

Uttar Pradesh

NPCIL
440
4
Kaiga Nuclear Power Plant -2000

Karnataka

NPCIL
880
5.
Rawatbhata Atomic Power Station – 1973

Rajasthan

NPCIL
1180
6.
Tarapur Atomic Power Station – 1969

Maharashtra

NPCIL
1400
7.
Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant – 2013

Tamil Nadu

NPCIL
2000

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