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AFCR and EC6: The Two Sister Products

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Frank Yee, Sermet Kuran, Mike Soulard

Candu Energy Inc., Mississauga, ON, Canada

Zhenhua Zhang

Third Qinshan Nuclear Power Company, Ltd., Haiyan, Zhejiang, China

Paper No. ICONE21-16646, pp. V002T05A066; 15 pages
doi:10.1115/ICONE21-16646
From:
  • 2013 21st International Conference on Nuclear Engineering
  • Volume 2: Plant Systems, Construction, Structures and Components; Next Generation Reactors and Advanced Reactors
  • Chengdu, China, July 29–August 2, 2013
  • Conference Sponsors: Nuclear Engineering Division
  • ISBN: 978-0-7918-5579-9
  • Copyright © 2013 by ASME

abstract

Candu Energy, based on its highly successful CANDU 6 (C6) reactors proven on four continents, is preparing to launch its C6 referenced Generation III products: Enhanced CANDU 6 (EC6), the natural uranium optimized, and Advanced Fuel CANDU Reactor (AFCR), the alternative fuel optimized, CANDU reactors. The AFCR design is based on the EC6 design with appropriate design changes to the reactor core to cater for the alternative fuel cycles and post Fukushima improvement.. The paper reviews the common design basis of these reactors and then discusses the unique advantages and market specific features for each product. The AFCR implementation plan for China is also discussed.

Copyright © 2013 by ASME
Topics: Fuels , Design , China , Cycles , Uranium

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