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2011-01-18 16:00:00

PITTSBURGH, Jan. 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Westinghouse Electric Company and China's State Nuclear Power Technology Corporation today signed a two-year extension of a nuclear cooperation agreement that focuses on continued deployment of the Westinghouse AP1000® nuclear power plant in China as well as service and maintenance, technology development and strategic investment. The original agreement was signed in 2008. Currently, Westinghouse and its consortium team member...

2009-11-10 09:09:00

NEW YORK, Nov. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue. China Nuclear Power Industry Report, 2009 http://www.reportlinker.com/p0158886/China-Nuclear-Power-Industry-Report-2009.html#utm_source=prnewswire&utm_medium=pr&utm_campaign=prnewswire In contrast to the limitations of traditional energies, nuclear energy has merits in environmental friendliness, power generating efficiency and security. Currently, many...

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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