That is number by WNA (World Nuclear Associations):
26 under construction, 52 planned, 120 proposed ( in addition to 14 operable reactors).

World Nuclear Power Reactors & Uranium Requirements:
http://www.world-nuclear.org/info/reactors.html

“This table includes only those future reactors envisaged in specific plans and proposals and expected to be operating by 2030.”

If you suppose 50% of currently operable 14 reactors be decommisioned by 2030, China will have 205 operable nuclear reactors by 2030 and become world biggest nuclear power.

Among them, Westinghouse AP1000 are 2 reactors under construction, 12 reactors planned, 22(or 23) reactors proposed: Total 36 (or 37).

Nuclear Power in China:
http://www.world-nuclear.org/info/inf63.html (Scroll down for the table.)

The Cost per reactor?  I will add if I can find data. In any case it is not a small business.

For now, here’s reference: Mr. Obama’s federal loan guarantee of $8.33 billion dollars for two AP1000 reactors:

“On April 9, 2008, Georgia Power Company reached a contract agreement with Westinghouse and Shaw for two AP1000 reactors to be built at Vogtle. The contract represents the first agreement for new nuclear development since the Three Mile Island accident in 1979. The COL for the Vogtle site is to be based on the revision 18 to the AP1000 design. On February 16, 2010, President Obama announced $8.33 billion dollars in federal loan guarantees to construct the two AP1000 units at the Vogtle plan.”  AP1000: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/AP1000

And this is only China.

Now I understand that there will be a lot of demands for nuclear fuel and waste depository in next decades. And various reports said Mongolia will  become substantial supplyer of uranium. (Currently Kazakhstan is top supplyer at 27% of global production.)

Hence CFS (Comprehensive Fuel Supply) scheme.

Where are current depositories in the world?  I will check and list them in later post.

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