Decommissioning of Unit 2 Greifswald nuclear power plant (KGR 2) in Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania is being carried out by EWN Entsorgungswerk für Nuklearanlagen GmbH. Commercial operation began in 1975. The plant was shut down on 15 February 1990.


General information

Federal stateMecklenburg-Western Pomerania
Type (construction line)Pressurised water reactor (WWER-440/230)
Current operatorEWN Entsorgungswerk für Nuklearanlagen GmbH
Operator prior to decommissioningVE Kombinat Kernkraftwerke "Bruno Leuschner"
ManufacturerVEB Kombinat Kraftwerksanlagenbau
OwnerEWN Entsorgungswerk für Nuklearanlagen GmbH

Operational data

Application date25 May 1967
Start of constructionMarch 1970
First criticality3 December 1973
First grid synchronisation16 December 1973
Start of commercial operation16 April 1975
Shutdown date15 February 1990

Technical data

Net electric capacity408 MW
All fuel removed from plantYes
Number of control elements193