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Nuclear power plants low level radioactive waste storage status
Last Update: Sep 13, 2022
Nuclear power plants low level radioactive waste storage status
(August 2022)

Modern air-conditioned, automated and well-shielded storage facilities have been constructed to ensure enough storage capacity to accommodate all the anticipated LLRW at each NPP. These include two 40,000 drums facilities at Kuosheng NPP, a 23,000 drums and a 40,000 drums facility at Chinshan NPP and a 31,000 drums facility at Maanshan NPP. 
 
Plant Solidified Spent Resin Combustible Compressible Others Total
Chinshan 9,109 6,720 7,990 11,562 9,735 45,116
Kuosheng 26,879 11,537 1,487 1,778 17,065 58,746
Maanshan 2,973 2,219 1,462 1,756 1,323 9,733
Total 38,961 20,476 10,939 15,096 28,123 113,595
*Unit: 55 gallon drums