Jointly invested by the State Council and major nuclear power groups, founded in May, 2007, State Nuclear Power Technology Corporation (SNPTC) is committed to integrating top strengths in nuclear power industry to develop Chinese GEN III technology based on 40-year experience of NPP R&D, construction & operation, and the introduction and innovation of AP1000 technology, and promoting the establishment of GEN III nuclear power industrial chain.
On May 12th 2015, State Power Investment Corporation (SPIC) was established through the merger of SNPTC and China Power Investment Corporation. As a comprehensive energy group that holds assets of hydropower, thermal power, nuclear power and new energy simultaneously, SPIC has achieved a total installed capacity over 100,000MW, 40% of which is clean energy, coal production capacity of 74.4 million tons per year (t/y), aluminum smelting capacity of 2.72 million t/y and railway transportation line of 504km. SPIC has its subsidiaries in 24 countries (regions).
SNPTC, now as a SPIC Group Company, has become one of three NPP developer & operators in China, a leading GEN III nuclear power technology developer, as well as an NPP EPC contractor and lifetime services supplier with nearly 13,000 employees. SNPTC has successfully developed CAP1400 with independent intellectual property rights，the largest passive PWR in the world and two CAP1400 units will be built in Rongcheng, Shandong Province. SNPTC is promoting the construction of world’s first batch of AP1000 units in China as EPC contractor and completed the localization & standardization of AP1000. CAP1400 and localized & standardized AP1000 have become the main choices for new round of nuclear power development in China.
SNPTC is also a leading consultation and design supplier and EPC contractor for 1000MWe level supercritical thermal power plants, ultra-high voltage power grids, solar and biomass power plants in China.