China rss

CASI venture opens in China

Corporate

17 February 2015

CASI signing ceremony 48A joint venture between France's Areva and China's Central Nuclear Control System Engineering Co has officially opened in Beijing. The new company - Areva Nuclear Safety Instrument Control Engineering Co (CASI) - will supply digital control systems for nuclear power plants.

Argentina and China plan fourth reactor

New Nuclear

03 February 2015

De Vido and Bekri - Feb 2015 - 48Argentina and China have ratified an agreement signed last year to work jointly on a project to build a fourth nuclear power reactor in the Latin American country.

Fuel loading at second Yangjiang unit

New Nuclear

30 January 2015

Yangjiang 2 fuel loading 48The loading of fuel assemblies into the reactor core of unit 2 at the Yangjiang plant in China's Guangdong province is underway in preparation for startup.

Hualong One selected for Argentina

New Nuclear

05 February 2015

Hualong One impression (CNNC) 80x48China and Argentina have agreed to cooperate on the construction of a Chinese-designed Hualong One reactor in the South American country.

France, China extend nuclear cooperation

Corporate

30 January 2015

EDF-CGN Jan 2015 48During a visit to China by French prime minister Manuel Valls, French and Chinese nuclear energy companies signed agreements to expand their respective cooperation.

Steam generator heads for Sanmen 2

New Nuclear

06 January 2015

Sanmen 2 SG delivery 48The first steam generator for the second AP1000 unit under construction at Sanmen in China's Zhejiang province has been dispatched from the manufacturing plant in Shanghai.