The Chinese session of the fifth Civil Nuclear Showcase held in London from Jan 19 to 21 gathered together the leading Chinese nuclear power enterprises, creating a communication and exchange platform for Chinese and British nuclear companies.
“China’s nuclear power generation scale is first in the world.” said Chinese President Xi Jinping at the China High-Tech Fair held in Cairo on Jan 20.
The preliminary design and key technology of a floating nuclear power plant, with independent intellectual property rights in China, were set in place on Jan 14, enabling a demonstration reactor to be built by the end of this year.
A 3D-printed CAP1400 fuel prototype component was created at China North Nuclear Fuel Co Ltd, on Jan 9, in the debut application of 3D printing in nuclear fuel elements manufacturing in China.
Sun Qin, chairman of China National Nuclear Corporation (CNNC), met with He Yu, Chairmen of China General Nuclear Group (CHN) in Beijing, on Dec 30.
China National Nuclear Cooperation (CNNC) unveiled the country’s first software package tailored to its own nuclear power technology, called NESTOR, in Beijing on Dec 17.
Chinese companies got to know more about the needs of Africa and strengthen ties for future cooperation at the China-Africa Equipment Manufacturing Industry Exhibition in Johannesburg.
Sun Qin, chairman of China’s National Nuclear Corp (CNNC), met with a French delegation led by Maurice Gourdault-Montagne, France’s ambassador to China, at the headquarter of CNNC in Beijing on Nov 27.
Huang Mingang, the chief economist of China’s National Nuclear Corp (CNNC), agreed on a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with Slovakia’s nuclear power plant research institute, VUJE,in Suzhou on Nov 24.
Qian Zhimin, president of the China National Nuclear Corp (CNNC), signed contracts with the president of Argentina's state-run energy company Nucleoelectrica, Jose Luis Antunez, during the Group of Twenty summit in Antalya, Turkey, on Nov 15.