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Nuclear power plants low level radioactive waste storage status
Last Update: Jan 12, 2023
Nuclear power plants low level radioactive waste storage status
(December 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 9,128 6,741 7,626 11,613 9,755 44,863
Kuosheng 26,910 11,585 1,393 2,023 17,126 59,037
Maanshan 2,981 2,258 1,506 1,768 1,333 9,846
Total 39,019 20,584 10,525 15,404 28,214 113,746
*Unit: 55 gallon drums