World of Energy at Oconee Nuclear Station
A hub of interactive learning.
The World of Energy's current hours are 10 a.m. – 4 p.m., Wednesday through Friday. Always call in advance to verify the current schedule.
What you'll findFrom learning how electricity is produced to enjoying a picnic along the picturesque shores of Lake Keowee, the World of Energy offers something for everyone. Located at Oconee Nuclear Station in Seneca, S.C., the center opened in July 1969, when Oconee Nuclear Station was under construction. Since that time, more than 3 million people have passed through our doors.
With three nuclear reactors, Oconee Nuclear Station is one of the nation’s largest nuclear plants. Since beginning operation in 1973, it has safely and reliably generated more than 500 million megawatt-hours of electricity.