Phase I of the Haiyang Nuclear Power Project will begin next month in Shandong province.
According to China Power Investment Corporation, which is in control of the project, the first unit of the nuclear island has been cast with concrete.
Haiyang Nuclear Power plans to construct six nuclear power generating sets with a capacity of 1,000,000 kilowatts. Two AP1000 three-generation nuclear power generating sets with a 1,250,000 kilowatt-capacity are aimed for Phase I.
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By Ji Yuan (China Daily Shandong Bureau)