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Lingao Nuclear Power Station (LNPS)

LNPS location of LNPS
   
Lingao Nuclear Power Station (LNPS)

The LNPS was developed in two phases, with a total of four pressurized water reactors (PWRs).
  The LNPS Phase 1 is located at about 1 km east of GNPS and LNPS Phase 2 is immediately further to the east.
  LNPS is solely a Mainland investment and all its electricity output is supplied to Guandong.
  LNPS Phase 1 is similar to GNPS in terms of design and equipment, and has a number of add-on technical improvement features. The power station also realises the technology transfer principle and has accomplished self-reliance in design and manufacturing aspects for some parts of the equipment.
  LNPS Phase 1 comprises 2 x 990 MWe PWRs. The first unit began commercial operation in May 2002 and the second unit in January 2003.
LNPS Phase 2 evolves from the same design as the GNPS with further improvement based on the LNPS Phase 1 and it comprises 2 x 1,080 MWe PWRs.
  The first and second unit of LNPS Phase 2 entered commercial operation in September 2010 and August 2011 respectively.
  Power from LNPS is delivered to Guangdong via its 500 kV network to meet the increasing demand in the province.
The above information is provided by EMSD
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Last revision date: <19 Dec 2012>