Wang Shoujun, chairman of the China National Nuclear Corporation (CNNC), held talks with Bill Gates, founder of Microsoft and chairman of TerraPower, in Bellevue, Washington, from July 26 to 29.
China National Nuclear Corporation (CNNC) convened a summary meeting on a nuclear project taking place in Ghana — low enriched uranium (LEU) of miniature neutron source reactor (MNSR), in Beijing from July 26 to 27.
Unit 4 of Fuqing Nuclear Power Plant (NPP) was successfully connected to the power grid on July 29, marking completion of the first phase of CNNC’s project in Fuqing, with its four units now generating electricity.
The world’s first high-temperature gas-cooled reactor (HTGR) fuel elements production line was established by CNNC as 200,000 spherical fuel components successfully rolled off the assembly line on July 17.
China National Nuclear Corporation (CNNC) convened the Saudi uranium and thorium resources evaluation symposium in conjunction with the first coordinating committee conference on Sino-Saudi nuclear energy cooperative projects in Urumqi on July 17.
CNNC’s Beijing Research Institute of Chemical Engineering and Metallurgy signed a collaborative agreement regarding research on uranium extraction from seawater with Saudi Arabia’s King Abdulaziz City for Science and Technology on July 15.