Unit 4 of China National Nuclear Corporation (CNNC)’s Tianwan nuclear power plant started commercial operations after completing a demonstration period at nominal capacity for 100 hours, on Dec 22, marking that the largest China-Russia cooperative nuclear program –– Tianwan Phase II –– started operations as scheduled.
The reactor pressure vessel of China National Nuclear Corporation (CNNC)’s Fuqing Unit 6, China’s self-developed third-generation HPR1000 demonstration project, was successfully placed in position, on Dec 10, making it possible for follow-up assembly work.
Two subordinated companies of China National Nuclear Corporation (CNNC) were honored by the China Grand Awards for Industry, China’s top industrial awards event, on Dec 9.
China National Nuclear Corporation (CNNC) finished its program of converting a highly enriched uranium (HEU)-fueled Miniature Neutron Source Reactor (MNSR) to a low enriched uranium (LEU)-fueled MNSR in Nigeria, on Dec 6.
China National Nuclear Corp, the State-owned nuclear power company, released its domestically-developed high-safety nuclear power plant distributed control system platform on Dec 6.
China National Nuclear Corporation (CNNC) held a ceremony to mark the founding of the Research Center for Nuclear Fuels and Materials, in Beijing, on Nov 27.