Themed around “Innovation and Cooperation: nuclear energy powers up a better life”, the 15th Nuclear Industry China (the 15th China International Nuclear Industry Exhibition) commenced at the National Convention Center in Beijing on March 28.
The World Association of Nuclear Operators (WANO) announced that the 2017 WANO composite index of CNNC’s Tianwan Unit 2 was 100 points, tying for first place with two nuclear units from Russia in the world’s VVER sector.
CNNC’s Fuqing Unit 6, HPR1000 demonstration project, completed dome hoisting 10 days in advance on March 21.
CNNC Shaanxi Uranium Enrichment Co Ltd built China’s new-generation uranium enrichment centrifuge for large-scale commercial application on March 20.
The reactor vessel internals of Fuqing Unit 5, the first HPR1000 demonstration project owned by China National Nuclear Corporation (CNNC), completed inspection and acceptance checks on March 15.
Unit 3 of Tianwan Nuclear Power Plant, run by China National Nuclear Corporation (CNNC), completed the testing of 100 hours full-power continuous operation on Feb 15.