CNNC finds natural metallic uranium
Li Ziying, head of the China National Nuclear Corporation’s Beijing Uranium Geology Research Institute says there are new uranium discoveries that can help in understanding the evolution of the earth's heat.
CNNC holds conference on power solutions in Brazil
The China National Nuclear Corporation (CNNC) was in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, on Oct 1 promoting its nuclear powers solutions to its counterparts in the country by demonstrating its strength and solutions.
Qian Zhimin meets Bill Gates and visits TerraPower
Qian Zhimin, president of China National Nuclear Corporation, met Bill Gates, chairman of TerraPower and Microsoft founder, in Seattle, Washington on Sept 23.
CNNC signs nuclear agreement with TerraPower
China National Nuclear Corporation (CNNC) signed an agreement on joint development of traveling-wave reactor (TWR) technology with TerraPower, a nuclear energy company based in the United States, in Seattle on Sept 22.
HPR1000 was promoted on the global stage
China National Nuclear Corporation, one of China’s largest nuclear operators, held a side event on the margins of the General Conference by the International Atomic Energy Agency in Vienna on September 15
China’s nuclear power pilot ready for construction work
The China National Nuclear Corp’s Unit 5 of the Fuqing nuclear power plant, which is using the HPR 1000 reactor in a pilot project, has its steel-lined base plates in place and work on the structure began, on Sept 8.
Nuclear power giant signs cooperation agreement with Jiangsu province
The China National Nuclear Corp signed a strategic cooperation agreement with Jiangsu province, in Nanjing, the provincial capital, on Sept 8.
Chinese nuclear energy pilot project reaches a milestone
China’s first pilot nuclear power project using the HPR1000 reactor, with its first steel-lined module for the containment building of unit 5 of the Fuqing nuclear power plant, was in place, on Aug 16.
Chinese nuclear power plant going operational
China’s giant nuclear power operator, China National Nuclear Corp, has reported that Unit 2 of its Fuqing nuclear power plant, in Fujian province, has been connected to the grid as of Aug 6, a sign that it can begin commercial operation, after a test run.
Chinese nuclear giant’s nuclear science week gets off to a start
There was an opening ceremony for the China Nuclear Engineering Corp’s nuclear science week and the third national middle-school student nuclear summer camp, on July 27, in Fuqing, Fujian province.