Beaver Valley Power Station is a nuclear power plant covering 1,000 acres (4.0 km2) near Shippingport, Pennsylvania, 34 miles (55 km) west by north of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. The Beaver Valley plant is operated by FirstEnergy Nuclear Operating Corporation. FirstEnergy is the holding company for Ohio Edison, Cleveland Electric Illuminating Company, Toledo Edison, Metropolitan Edison, Jersey Central Power and Light, and the Pennsylvania Power Company.

This plant has two Westinghouse pressurized water reactors.

Beaver Valley Nuclear Generating Station
Country United States
Locale Shippingport, Pennsylvania
Status Operational
Commission date Unit 1: July 2, 1976
Unit 2: August 14, 1987
Licence expiration Unit 1: January 29, 2036
Unit 2: May 27, 2047
Operator(s) FirstEnergy
Architect(s) Stone & Webster

Reactor information
Reactor type(s) PWR
Reactor supplier(s) Westinghouse

Power station information
Generation units 2

Power generation information
Installed capacity Unit 1: 970 MW
Unit 2: 920
Annual generation Unit 1: 7,057 GWh
Unit 2: 7,473