China arguably has the most robust nuclear building program in the world and they’re continuing to demonstrate to the rest of the world that nuclear power plants can be built both efficiently and on schedule.
While the U.S. is currently the world's top nuclear power user, China’s future plans for nuclear power will eventually surpass America by 2030.
China may be close to developing “clean” nuclear power. They are working on developing nuclear power from thorium, instead of the usual uranium, to power reactors. Their thorium supplies are estimated to be enough to fulfill the nation’s electricity needs for 20,000 years.
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