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Monday, February 26, 2007
China Orders Two More Nuclear Plants
China has given the French state-run company Areva a $5 billion deal to build two nuclear power plants in southern Guangdong Province by 2013.
Beijing awarded contracts for four reactors to the American-based Westinghouse Electric, now owned by Toshiba of Japan in 2006.
China now has a total of 6 plants ordered for construction.