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2008-10-05 03:00:23

Text of report by Zafar Bhutta headlined "Pakistan, China to set up joint power corporation" published by Pakistani newspaper Daily Times website on 5 October Islamabad: Pakistan and China are set to establish a corporation to attract investment for nuclear and coal-based power plants and large dams in the country, sources in the Water and Power Ministry told Daily Times. The Pak-China Joint Power Corporation will also help develop technology and technical expertise for the new power...

2008-09-24 09:00:41

Pakistan will seek nuclear fuel assistance from China in a bid to build 10 new nuclear power plants over the next 22 years, sources say. Without naming sources, the Press Trust of Pakistan reported Wednesday that Pakistani Prime Minister Yousaf Raza Gilani has approved construction of two nuclear power plants at an existing complex in Punjab with Chinese assistance. It said the move appears aimed at counterbalancing a nuclear fuel deal negotiated this year between India and Western...

2008-09-24 03:00:26

Text of report headlined "Pakistan to install 10 n-power plants" by Pakistani newspaper The News website on 24 September [by Khalid Mustafa] Islamabad: Pakistan will install 10 nuclear power plants in toto for which six sites have been selected to make possible "the mission impossible" to increase capacity to generate 8,800 MW of nuclear energy in over 22 years time, a senior government official told The News. "The Pakistan Atomic Energy Commission (PAEC) has selected six sites on the...

2008-08-22 12:00:46

Text of report in English by official Chinese news agency Xinhua (New China News Agency) HANGZHOU, Aug. 22 (Xinhua) Workers on Friday hoisted a 335-tonne steam generator into place over the underground workshop of the Qinshan nuclear power complex, the first commercial nuclear power facility in China. The steam generator is a heat exchanger used to convert water into steam from heat produced in a nuclear reactor core, and is used in pressurized water reactors between the primary and...

2008-07-01 09:01:01

China develops nuclear power plant training simulator BEIJING, June 30 (Xinhua) -- China has developed its own technology for nuclear power plant simulators, the China National Nuclear Corp. (CNNC) said here on Monday. Experts believe that 70 percent of nuclear incidents result from human error. The full-scope simulator will improve operators' training. "China's nuclear power plants were co-built with foreign countries. The previous simulators were built by foreign companies," a...

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