Units 3, 4 of Xudabao Nuclear Power, Largest Clean Energy Project in Liaoning Province During the 14th Five-Year Plan, Started Construction
2021-05-20 15:16

On May 19th, President Xi Jinping and Russian President Vladimir Putin witnessed the commencement ceremony of Sino-Russian nuclear energy cooperation project. After attending the commencement ceremony of the Sino-Russian nuclear energy cooperation project by video at the sub-venue, Zhang Guoqing, secretary of the provincial party committee and director of the Standing Committee of the Provincial People's Congress, and Liu Ning, deputy secretary of the provincial party committee and governor, attended the commencement kick-off meeting of the Sino-Russian nuclear energy cooperation project Xudabao Nuclear Power Units 3 and 4 held in Xingcheng City, Huludao.

 

Before the kick-off meeting, Zhang Guoqing and Liu Ning inspected the Publicity and Exhibition Center of CNNC Liaoning Nuclear Power Co., Ltd., listened to the overall situation of the project construction, and inspected the general situation of the nuclear island construction of Unit 3 on site. Zhang Guoqing said that General Secretary Xi Jinping attached great importance to and personally promoted Sino-Russian nuclear energy cooperation projects such as Xu Dabao Nuclear Power Units 3 and 4, and personally witnessed the commencement ceremony of Sino-Russian nuclear energy cooperation projects. We should conscientiously implement the spirit of Xi's important instructions, and always adhere to safety first. Relevant provincial departments and Huludao City should actively act and follow up services, and effectively create a good environment for the smooth progress of Xudabao Nuclear Power Unit 3 and Unit 4 projects, so as to ensure that the projects are completed and put into operation on schedule and operate safely and stably. We must ensure that high-quality development will not waver, We will organically combine the political mission of maintaining the "five major security", the strategic basis of expanding domestic demand and the main line of structural reform on the supply side, plan high-quality project groups, accelerate Liaoning's industrial restructuring and energy restructuring with practical actions, promote energy conservation and emission reduction, promote green and low-carbon development, and achieve the goals of carbon peak and carbon neutrality.

 

Xudabao Nuclear Power Project plans to build 6 million kilowatt nuclear power units, which will be planned at one time and constructed in stages. Xudabao Nuclear Power Units 3 and 4 are the largest clean energy projects invested and constructed in our province during the 14th Five-Year Plan period, with a total investment of 51.5 billion yuan. The project plans to build two VVER-1200 nuclear power units, which can generate more than 18 billion kWh of electricity every year after being put into production, equivalent to reducing coal consumption by 5.13 million tons every year, which plays a positive role in ensuring energy security and optimizing energy structure.

 

Li Qingtang, deputy party secretary of China National Nuclear Corporation, and Chen Xiangqun, member of the Standing Committee of the Provincial Party Committee and deputy governor, delivered speeches at the kick-off meeting respectively. Shen Yanfeng, deputy general manager of China National Nuclear Corporation, presided over the mobilization meeting. Wang Jian, member of the Standing Committee of the Provincial Party Committee and Secretary General, attended.

 

Responsible comrades of relevant ministries and commissions of the state, responsible comrades of CNNC, Russian representatives, relevant provincial departments and responsible comrades of Huludao City attended the mobilization meeting.