The Sendai Nuclear Power Plant is a nuclear power plant located in the city of Satsumasendai in the Kagoshima Prefecture. It is owned and operated by the Kyūshū Electric Power Company.

The plant is on a site of 1.45 km2 (358 acres), employs 277 workers, and indirectly employs 790.

The reactors are of the 3-loop M type pressurized water reactor, built by Mitsubishi Heavy Industries.

Reactors on Site

Name Reactor Type Commission date Gross Power Rating Core Tonnage Price to build
Sendai-1 PWR July 4, 1984 890 MW 72 tons/uranium dioxide 278.7 billion Yen
Sendai-2 PWR November 28, 1985 890 MW 72 tons/uranium dioxide 228.7 billion Yen

Sendai Nuclear Power Plant
Country Japan
Construction began December 15, 1979
Commission date July 4, 1984
Operator(s) Kyūshū Electric Power Company

Reactor information
Reactors operational 2 x 890 MW {gross)
2 x 846 MW {net)

Power generation information
Annual generation 12,901 GW·h
Net generation 276,655 GW·h