Nuclear safety project in China

Nuclear safety project in China


  • Release Date: May 04, 2017

The CAEA and the Cooperation and Development Office of the European Commission announced their cooperation results on the project of the nuclear safety capacity building in Beijing.

This 3-year project deal, signed by China’s Ministry of Commerce, and executed by the CAEA, aimed to refer to the EU international standard and best practice, and to optimize the nuclear safety and radiation solutions in China.

The Czech Nuclear Research Institute, China Research Institute of Nuclear Power Operation, CIAE, CNPE, Institute of Nuclear Industry Standardization participated in the project execution. The INSC (international nuclear safety center) provide financing worth of 13.7 million Euro.

Within the framework of the deal, Chinese companies and institutes had a deep exchange with EU research institutes regarding the nuclear construction, operation, especially the decommissioning in order to learn higher international standards and regulations, including the heavy reactor study, disposal of the spent fuel pool and uranium mining equipment as well as the planning, technology and facilities in the waste management.


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Elaine Li (李益楠) is Marketing Manager for the Chinese Market. With ten years of experience in the nuclear power market, Elaine is experts for the certification of safety equipment (HAF 604 and 601) and marketing intelligence.