Shidaowan 2 is a 1,500MW 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 Apr, 2020. The plant proponent is expected to achieve the first power from the reactor in 2025 and is planned for commissioning in the same year. Buy the profile here.


Shidaowan 2 is a Generation III+ nuclear reactor.

The 1,500MW reactor will be operated by State Nuclear Power Demonstration Plant. State Power Investment and China Huaneng Group are currently owning the project having ownership stake of 55% and 45% respectively.

Shidaowan 2 is a type of PWR reactor. It will feature 193 fuel assemblies in the core of reactor, the place where fission occurs and energy is released. The project cost is expected to be around $3,450.6m.

The material used for the construction of the vessel will be SA508,Grade3,Class1.

Development status

The reactor construction is expected to commence from Apr, 2020. Subsequent to that it will enter commercial operation by 2025.

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