Haiyang Nuclear Power Plant

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Haiyang Nuclear Power Plant
Haiyang Nuclear Power Plant is located in China
Haiyang Nuclear Power Plant
Location of Haiyang Nuclear Power Plant
Country People's Republic of China
Location Haiyang, Yantai, Shandong
Coordinates 36°42.5′N 121°23′E / 36.7083°N 121.383°E / 36.7083; 121.383Coordinates: 36°42.5′N 121°23′E / 36.7083°N 121.383°E / 36.7083; 121.383[1]
Status C
Construction began 2008
Nuclear power station
Reactor type AP1000 Pressurized water reactor
Reactor supplier Westinghouse
Power generation
Units under const. 2 × 1100 MW
Units planned 6 × 1100 MW

Two units at the Haiyang Nuclear Power Plant (海阳核电站) are under construction in Haiyang, Shandong province, China. As of March 2013, it was planned to go online in late 2014[2] and will be the second site to house AP1000 units, after the Sanmen Nuclear Power Plant.

History[edit]

Groundbreaking happened one month ahead of schedule on July 30, 2008.[3] Construction of the first unit began in September 2009.[4] Civil construction of Unit 1 was completed 29 March 2013.[2]

Unit Type Construction start Operation start Notes
Phase I
Haiyang 1 AP1000 24 September 2009[5] May 2014 [6]
Haiyang 2 AP1000 21 June 2010[7] March 2015 [8]
Phase II
Haiyang 3 AP1000 2010 [9]
Haiyang 4 AP1000
Phase III
Haiyang 5 AP1000
Haiyang 6 AP1000
Haiyang 7 AP1000
Haiyang 8 AP1000

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Haiyang Nuclear Power Project". HaveGold. 2009-02-28. Retrieved 2009-04-24. 
  2. ^ a b Deng Shasha (29 March 2013). "1st unit of Haiyang Nuclear Power Plant completes civil construction". Xinhaunet. Retrieved 2013-12-13. 
  3. ^ NucNet. Ground Broken At Site Of China’s Haiyang Nuclear Power Plant. July 30, 2008.
  4. ^ "Rapid start for Haiyang construction". World Nuclear News. 30 September 2009. Retrieved 2010-06-24. 
  5. ^ Haiyang 1 in PRIS database
  6. ^ "SNPTC/SDNPC, Westinghouse and The Shaw Group Celebrate First Concrete Pour at Haiyang Nuclear Site in China". Reuters. 29 September 2009. Retrieved 2009-10-14. 
  7. ^ Haiyang 2 in PRIS database
  8. ^ "Construction underway at Haiyang 2". World Nuclear News. 24 June 2010. Retrieved 2010-06-24. 
  9. ^ "Nuclear Power in China". Information Papers. World Nuclear Association (WNA). June 2010. Retrieved 2010-06-24.