Unit 2 of the Karachi nuclear power plant in Pakistan was selected for recognition as an exemplar of best practices in international energy cooperation.
The IAEA and the Beijing Research Institute of Uranium Geology (BRIUG) of CNNC signed an agreement designating BRIUG as the "IAEA collaborative center for geological disposal of high-level radioactive waste".
As the only Chinese nuclear enterprise that participates in and partners with Expo 2020 Dubai, CNNC presents itself in the Communication and Connectivity exhibition area of the Chinese Pavilion.
IAEA Director General Rafael Mariano Grossi led 13 nuclear power industry firms and utilities from 11 countries in announcing the establishment of the Group of Vienna on Sept 22.
The fifth Poloidal Field (PF5) coil of ITER (the International Thermonuclear Experimental Reactor) was successfully inserted in the Tokamak pit in Cadarache, France, on September 16.
The operating license of Unit 1 of the Qinshan Nuclear Power Plant has been approved to extend until July 30, 2041
China's first facility for immobilizing high-level radioactive waste in glass went into operation in the city of Guangyuan, Southwest China's Sichuan province, on September 11.
The first criticality was achieved in China's high-temperature gas-cooled reactor (HTGR) nuclear power demonstration project in Rongcheng, East China's Shandong province, on September 12.
The bridge of the polar crane for unit 1 of the Zhangzhou nuclear power plant in East China's Fujian province was lifted into place and installed as one whole piece on August 24.
Fuel loading has started on the first unit of the world's first pebble-bed modular high-temperature gas-cooled reactor (HTGR) nuclear power demonstration project on August 21.