How much nuclear power does the UK produce?

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    Nuclear power plants generated about 16% of its total electricity in 2010, 62.14 billion kWh (56.48 TWh net). 

    Chart detailing the specifics of the 18 power plants in the UK:

    Plant Type Present capacity (MWe net) First power Expected shutdown
    Oldbury 1 Magnox 217 1967 End 2012
    Wylfa 1&2 Magnox 2×490 1971 End 2012
    Dungeness B 1&2 AGR 2 x 545 1983 & 1985 2018
    Hartlepool 1&2 AGR 2 x 595 1983 & 1984 2019
    Heysham I-1 & I-2 AGR 2 x 580 1983 & 1984 2019
    Heysham II-1 & II-2 AGR 2 x 615 1988 2023
    Hinkley Point B 1&2 AGR 2 x 610, but operating at 70% (430 MWe) 1976 2016
    Hunterston B 1&2 AGR 2 x 610, but operating at 70% (420 MWe) 1976 & 1977 2016
    Torness 1&2 AGR 2 x 625 1988 & 1989 2023
    Sizewell B PWR 1188 1995 2035
    Total: 18 units   10,745 MWe 
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