Haiyang 3 is a 1,250MW nuclear reactor planned in Shandong, China. According to GlobalData, who tracks and profiles over 170,000 power plants worldwide, the nuclear reactor is currently at the under construction stage. The construction on the reactor is likely to commence in Jul, 2022. The plant proponent is expected to achieve the first power from the reactor in 2027 and is planned for commissioning in the same year. Buy the profile here.


Haiyang 3 is a Generation III+ nuclear reactor.

The 1,250MW reactor is currently owned by State Power Investment (100%) and will be operated by Shandong Nuclear Power.

Haiyang 3 is a type of PWR reactor. It will feature 157 fuel assemblies in the core of reactor, the place where fission occurs and energy is released. The project cost is expected to be around $2,894.5m.

The reactor consists of 1 steam turbine.

The material used for the construction of the vessel will be Carbon Steel.

Development status

The reactor construction is expected to commence from Jul, 2022. Subsequent to that it will enter commercial operation by 2027.

Contractors Involved

The reactor system is likely to be supplied by Westinghouse Electric. The civil works will be carried out by China Nuclear Industry 24 Construction.

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