China recently reported that the COVID-19 outbreak will have no impact on the progress of the construction of nuclear power plants in the country in the short-term, and the reactors already in operation were also not affected. China was initially expected to approve at least six new nuclear projects in 2020. It has 47 reactors in operation and around 13 under construction. All the reactors, which are in the construction phase, have resumed their works and no operational reactor units were suspended during the outbreak, says GlobalData, a leading data and analytics company.
Global Data 27th April 2020 read more »