How Good Is It Really?
Published in: Nuclear Engineering International, v. 39, no. 476, p. 53-54, Mar. 1994
Posted on RAND.org on January 01, 1994
Load factors for V-230s compare favorably with similar Western reactors, despite the startling difference in plant reliability and unplanned loss factor. V-230s deteriorate over time, while Western reactors generally improve.