Latest Hongyanhe Nuclear Power Plant Stories

2005-12-26 23:14:30

BEIJING (Reuters) - China is going ahead with four reactors at a pair of planned nuclear power plants previously scheduled to have 10 generating units between them, official media reported on Tuesday. One of the plants, at Hongyanhe, Dalian, in the northeastern province Liaoning, would consist of two 1,080 megawatt reactors at a cost of $2.8 billion, the China Daily said. The second would be built at Haiyang in the eastern province Shandong and have two 1,000 megawatt reactors. The...

2005-07-14 22:09:00

BEIJING (Reuters) - China Power Investment Corp., one of the country's major electricity firms, plans to build 10 1,000-megawatt nuclear reactors in the provinces of Shandong and Liaoning to ease reliance on coal, a newspaper said on Friday. It did not say which nuclear technology would be used or when the project's construction was scheduled to begin and end. "We will build six 1,000-megawatt reactors at Haiyang in East China's Shandong province, as well as four similar ones at Hongyanhe,...

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  • A unit of saved energy.
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