United States Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Protecting People and the Environment

Braidwood Station, Unit 1

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Location: Braceville, IL (20 miles SSW of Joliet, IL) in Region III
Operator:
Exelon Generation Co., LLC
Operating License: Issued - 07/02/1987, Expires - 10/17/2026
Docket Number: 05000456

Reactor Type: Pressurized Water Reactor
Licensed MWt: 3,586.6
Reactor Vendor/Type: Westinghouse Four-Loop
Containment Type: Dry, Ambient Pressure

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