Total U.S. nuclear plant availability took anothersmall step forward early Sept. 28 to 88.39%, up from 88.13% on Sept. 27 butstill below the 88.63% reported on the same day in 2015.
Supporting total production was 's Watts Bar2 in Tennessee, which was at 100% power early Sept. 28, rising from 70% onSept. 27.
In addition, two of Exelon Corp.'s reactors in Illinois saw increasedoutput. Its Byron 1 was pegged at 92% early Sept. 28, climbing from 76% onSept. 27, while production at its Clinton Power Station increased from 82% onSept. 27 to 94% early Sept. 28.
Conversely, output at 's Callaway plant inMissouri decreased from 100% on Sept. 27 to 65% early Sept. 28.
Power production levels and impending outage dates arecurrent at the time of publication and are subject to change. For details ofU.S. nuclear power plant operations, visit our NuclearStatus and Outage Report.