* 搜尋
* 核能資訊中心
* 中心簡介
* 日本福島核災專區
* 相關資訊
國際核能現況 : CGN to build floating reactor
發表人 nicenter 於 2016/1/14 9:25:46 (1245 人讀取)

China General Nuclear (CGN) expects to complete construction of a demonstration small modular offshore multi-purpose reactor by 2020, the company announced yesterday.

An artist's impression of how CGN's floating plant will look (Image: CGN)

CGN said development of its ACPR50S reactor design had recently been approved by China's National Development and Reform Commission as part of the 13th Five-Year Plan for innovative energy technologies.

The company said it is currently carrying out preliminary design work for a demonstration ACPR50S project. Construction of the first floating reactor is expected to start next year, it said, with electricity generation to begin in 2020.

The 200 MWt (60 MWe) reactor has been developed for the supply of electricity, heat and desalination and could be used on islands or in coastal areas, or for offshore oil and gas exploration, according to CGN.

The Chinese company said it is also working on the ACPR100 small reactor for use on land. This 450 MWe reactor would be suitable for providing power to large-scale industrial parks or to remote mountainous areas.

CGN said the development of small-scale offshore and onshore nuclear power reactors will complement its large-scale plants and provide more diverse energy options.

Last October, Lloyd's Register of the UK announced it had signed a framework agreement with the Nuclear Power Institute of China - a subsidiary of China National Nuclear Corporation (CNNC) - to support the design and development of a floating nuclear power plant utilizing a small modular reactor. That plant would be based on a marine version of CNNC's ACP100 SMR design, known as the ACP100S. This 100 MWe design with passive safety features has been under development since 2010 and its preliminary design was completed in 2014.

The only floating nuclear power plant today is the Akademik Lomonosov, under construction in Russia, where two 35 MWe reactors similar to those used to propel ships are being mounted on a barge to be moored at a harbour. The Baltiysky Zavod in St Petersburg is on schedule to deliver the first floating nuclear power plant to its customer, Russian nuclear power plant operator Rosenergoatom, in September 2016. It could start operating in Chukotka as early as in 2017.

Floating plants offer various advantages: construction in a factory or shipyard should bring efficiencies; siting is simplified; environmental impact is extremely low; and decommissioning can take place at a specialised facility. However, the offshore environment brings important considerations, such as access for personnel and equipment and the need to ensure radioactive materials never enter the sea.

Researched and written
by World Nuclear News

Reference: http://www.world-nuclear-news.org/NN-CGN-to-build-floating-reactor-1301164.html

2016/8/24 11:37:06 - Turbine Hall Dismantled At Lithuania’s Ignalina
2016/8/24 11:36:13 - China’s Changjiang-2 Begins Commercial Operation
2016/8/24 11:35:01 - Exelon reaffirms long-term commitment
2016/8/24 11:33:35 - Russia notes progress with fast reactor technology
2016/8/24 11:32:56 - US advanced reactor developers team up
2016/8/24 11:32:05 - Largest module in place at second Vogtle AP1000
2016/8/24 9:40:00 - 除役前維持運轉 台電提報核二廠裝載池存放用過核燃料計畫
2016/8/20 10:40:15 - Russian fast reactor reaches full power
2016/8/19 9:36:02 - Climate Scientists Urge California To Reconsider Diablo Canyon Closure Plans
2016/8/17 10:06:23 - 105年核安第22號演習兵棋推演,南部地區應變中心全開設演練
2016/8/17 10:00:00 - Power Generation Resumes At Japan’s Ikata-3
2016/8/17 9:54:09 - Putin Asks For ‘Coordinated Position’ On Use Of Thorium
2016/8/17 9:50:09 - India Has Plans For 12 More Russian Reactors, Says Rosatom
2016/8/17 9:48:34 - Japan Plans To Identify ‘Multiple Candidate Sits’ For Repository
2016/8/17 9:46:44 - Exelon reaffirms long-term commitment
2016/8/17 9:43:26 - Local benefits from Idaho SMR
2016/8/17 9:42:25 - Changjiang 2 enters commercial operation
2016/8/12 9:27:56 - Turkey To Give Akkuyu Nuclear Project ‘Special Status’
2016/8/12 9:25:02 - Russia Approves Construction And Commissioning Of 11 New Reactors By 2030
2016/8/12 9:23:45 - Russia to build 11 new nuclear reactors by 2030


昨天: 77
本月: 1864
總計: 444867

30013 新竹市光復路二段101號 研發大樓二樓208室 電話:(03)571-1808 傳真:(03)572-5461 Email: nicenter@nicenter.org.tw