What’s the biggest nuclear reactor in the world?
The largest nuclear reactor worldwide based on gross capacity was Taishan, in China, with gross capacity of 1,750 megawatts as of December 31, 2020. Further, two out of three leading nuclear power reactors were located in France.
How many homes can 1 MW power?
For conventional generators, such as a coal plant, a megawatt of capacity will produce electricity that equates to about the same amount of electricity consumed by 400 to 900 homes in a year.