Nuclear power

National regular meeting: Decided to approve two nuclear power projects

Seetao 2022-09-15 10:22
  • The share of nuclear power generation in China's total power generation will reach 4% to 5% in the future
  • At present, there are more than 70 nuclear power generators under construction and operation in China, which can be doubled to 140 in the future
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As a region with relatively large energy consumption in the world, China's future development absolutely needs nuclear power. On September 13, 2022, Premier Li Keqiang of the State Council presided over an executive meeting of the State Council, and decided to further extend the period of tax deferred payment for the manufacturing industry to increase the relief of enterprises; to determine special re-loans and financial discounts to support equipment renovation in some areas and expand the market demand, increase development potential; deploy measures to further stabilize foreign trade and foreign investment to help the economy consolidate and recover the foundation; determine and optimize management measures for the electronic and electrical industry, reduce institutional transaction costs, and stimulate market vitality; decide to approve the second phase of Fujian Zhangzhou and Guangdong Lianjiang The first phase of nuclear power projects is required to ensure absolute safety.

The meeting pointed out that opening up is China's basic state policy, and efforts should be made to stabilize foreign trade and foreign investment. Guarantee the energy use and logistics of foreign trade enterprises, and give full support when necessary. Quickly set up a new batch of cross-border e-commerce comprehensive test areas, and make greater efforts to support overseas warehouses. Improve the efficiency of port collection and distribution, and ensure the stability of the industrial chain and supply chain. Promote the implementation of key foreign-funded projects as soon as possible. Consolidate the responsibilities of a major foreign trade and foreign investment province, and relevant departments strengthen coordination and services.

In order to improve energy security capability and promote green development, the meeting decided to approve the nuclear power projects of Zhangzhou Phase II in Fujian and Lianjiang Phase I in Guangdong, which have been included in the plan and have mature conditions. Strengthen the supervision of the whole process to ensure safety. Editor / Xu Shengpeng