Russian state firm to start up China nuke power units

Wednesday, September 12, 2018

Russia’s state-run nuclear corporation Rosatom plans to commission the third and fourth power units of Xudabao nuclear power plant in China in 2027-2028, chief executive Aleksei Likhachev said at the Eastern Economic Forum today, the Tass news agency reports.

"The plan is to shift to the generation stage already in 2027-2028," he said, adding that the Russian company is very pleased that its "Chinese partners changed their decision at the stage of this project’s implementation (construction of first and second units) and attracted Rosatom for the third and fourth units."