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Kanupp

Kanupp

Reactor:    PHWR

Location:    Karachi, Sindh Province of Pakistan

1971         Construction began on Unit 1

1972         Unit 1 was commissioned for commercial use

2002         Plant was shut down after 30 years of operation

2006         Plant begins operation, at present the plant is undergoing several safety upgrades for
                 operation beyond design life

2009         A senior official of PAEC, has stated that the KANUPP will be decommissioned in 2012

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  • its operating at about 80 MW, PAK regulatory authority re-issue the operation cert. after some safety up-gradation, these came to my knowledge from local newspaper.