Hualong One units approved for Taipingling

29 March 2019

On 18 March, China’s Ministry of Ecology and Environment published the results of the Environmental Impact Assessment for the Huizhou Taipingling Phase I nuclear power plant, in Guangdong province.

The Taipingling plant will feature two HPR1000 (Hualong One) units. First concrete for Taipingling 1 is planned for June 2019 and for unit 2 in April 2020.

The news follows approval in February for two HPR1000 units at Zhangzhou in Fujian province.

The total investment for Taipingling is about CNY41.2 billion ($6.1bn), approximately the same as for Zhangzhou, according to  Shanghai-based energy consultancy group Nicobar.

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