Ten Fold Capacity by 2020

Harrop, Grenville
September 2010
Nuclear Plant Journal;Sep/Oct2010, Vol. 28 Issue 5, p52
Trade Publication
The article focuses on the national program of the People's Republic of China (PRC) to advance its nuclear power capacity to over 80 gigawatts (GW) by 2020. It explains that the PRC government has instigated a program to develop its large-scale pressurized water reactors for nuclear self-reliance. It also emphasizes that China has now expanded its energy development efforts by its commitment to construct the country's first four AP1000 nuclear power plants at the Sanmen and Haiyang sites.


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