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Westinghouse Surrendered Next-Generation Nuclear Plant Specs
« on: April 04, 2011, 04:21:54 AM »
Westinghouse surrendered next-generation nuclear plant specs

Westinghouse Electric Co. is sharing important technical information about its next-generation nuclear reactors with China with the hope that it will create business -- and not a competitive monster.

China has 13 nuclear reactors, 25 under construction, and many more planned, said Westinghouse spokesman Vaughn Gilbert. China will spend an estimated $120 billion during the next nine years, a sum expected to more than double by 2030.

The Cranberry-based company says it's confident that in China, it has found a partnership that will flourish. Some experts are not so sure...