Ding Xiaoxiao, China Plus
Diagram of China's first demonstration project utilizing nuclear energy to generate heat for residential buildings and for industrial purposes in north China. [Photo: thepaper.cn]
China will build its first demonstration project for the utilization of nuclear energy to power district heat supply in north China, in a collaboration between China General Nuclear Power Group and Tsinghua University.
The project, reported by thepaper.cn on Wednesday, will use a low temperature NHR200-II reactor to generate heat for residential buildings and for industrial purposes.