The three parties signed hinckley Angle of nuclear power project final agreement

Release time:2016/10/25 15:04:52

Xinhua London on September 29 (reporter Deng Qiangui tao) in the tripartite 29 in London, Britain and France signed hinckley Angle C nuclear project final investment agreement. It marks the china-uk relations "golden age" of flagship project after twists and turns finally substantive start, at the same time, Chinas new generation nuclear power technology is expected to really put out to sea.
China guangdong nuclear group (CGNPC) and edf group (electric group) package of cooperation agreement signed on the day of the new nuclear power project, synchronization with the British government signed hinckley Angle C nuclear project income and government guarantee and investment agreement, and complete a delivery of equity of the company. This means that hinckley Angle C project has been completed all the necessary approval and business processes.
Hinckley Angle C project is located in somerset county, led by CGNPC China with the method of electric group jointly invest in the construction, with European pressurized water reactor (EPR) technique. According to the agreement, project design and site work will be started immediately, nuclear construction is expected to begin in mid - 2019, the first unit put into operation in 2025, will be told about 6 million users with reliable low-carbon electricity.
In addition to the Angle of hinckley C project, CGNPC electric group will also work with method in bread, Seth, C, B two large nuclear projects to cooperate.
Method in the two sides will work together to carry out the Seth, C project prophase development, occupying 20% and 80% respectively. Brad, B project is dominated by CGNPC, method of electric group to participate in, the two sides in the project development phase of the investment will occupy respectively 66.5%, 33.5% of the company, with independent research and development of China three generations "hualong" number one nuclear power technology.
According to introducing, "hualong" number one by CGNPC and nuclear group of joint research and development, its security level and the United States, France, Russia and other world mainstream three generations of nuclear power technology, the economy has more advantages, is an important choice of Chinas nuclear export.
According to the agreement, CGNPC and method of electric group package such as text after the final investment agreement, CGNPC will be formally submitted to the British government "hualong number one" universal design review. This is a "hualong number one" be born British technology premise, is also the technology key step towards the world.
CGNPC He Yu chairman, said the CGNPC investment British nuclear power project investment agreement signed, package means that CGNPC has to compete with the international nuclear giants. CGNPC investment, Britain and France in the UK is the result of mutual benefit, mutual cooperation, as a china-uk relations flagship project of "golden age", the British nuclear projects be born also led to concerns that the china-uk relations "golden age" more confident. At the same time, brad, B project is the first time for Chinese companies dominate the development of western developed countries nuclear power project, will implement the Chinas independent nuclear technology exports to the western developed countries.
Britains prime minister, Teresa may decide to review in the next few weeks hinckley Angle of nuclear power projects, the UK media speculation that shows the attitudes towards the British government investment in China. On September 15, the British government issued a statement, the project goes through.
As Britains first new nuclear power project in more than 20 years, hinckley Angle C the restart of nuclear power project means the British nuclear industry. Britain currently has eight plants, electricity accounted for 20% of British electricity consumption, expires in 2030 before and after retirement. At the same time, Britains coal-fired power plants to around 2025 all closed down. In order to replace the current aging generators and reducing carbon emissions in response to climate change, Britain need new nuclear power projects in the future.