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China relies more heavily on mineral imports

China's development requirements mean an increasing reliance on imported oil, iron, gold and other minerals, the Ministry of Natural Resources said on Tuesday.
Source: Global Times | 2018/7/11 21:28:41

China-made flow meter to replace foreign versions for oil, gas mining at lower cost

China has successfully developed an underwater wet gas flow meter that is expected to replace imported ones in the development of deep sea oil and gas fields, its developer said.
Source: Global Times | 2018/7/10 23:03:40

University of Birmingham, China's CAS join hands to seek energy storage solutions

Experts from the University of Birmingham and the Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS) have entered into an agreement to launch a joint research center on energy storage.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/7/8 6:12:58

3rd-generation nuclear reactors start test run

Two third-generation nuclear reactors began generating power last week in China, with experts saying it signals that China's nuclear power industry has overcome a number of technical difficulties.
Source: Global Times | 2018/7/1 22:42:28

China develops super railway with test speed of 1,500 kph

China is developing a super high-speed rail system that could reach speeds of up to 1,500 kilometers an hour, a move China is making to compete with Elon Musk's Hyperloop, an expert said.
Source: Global Times | 2018/6/20 21:33:42

China develops system that can work without electricity to ensure nuclear reactor safety during Fukushima-like crisis

China has developed a system that could ensure nuclear-reactor safety during crisis without using electricity.
Source: Global Times | 2018/6/12 23:03:40

China makes breakthrough in mega-ship production

China delivered one of the world's largest cargo ships, which can carry over 21,000 containers, with Chinese experts saying such a breakthrough marks the country's arrival as a world first-class mega-cargo shipbuilding producer.
Source: Global Times | 2018/6/12 22:58:41

China delivers parts for 'artificial sun' reactor

China has delivered core components to the "artificial sun" reactor project, a move that contributes to the peaceful use of nuclear energy and mankind's sustainable development, according to experts.
Source: Global Times | 2018/6/10 22:48:42

China builds world's largest oil-processing sea platform

China's offshore resource exploitation technology can benefit countries involved in the Belt and Road initiative, Chinese experts said on Sunday after a multi-purpose oil platform began its journey from Qingdao, East China's Shandong Province for Brazil.
Source: Global Times | 2018/6/3 23:13:39

Intelligent microgrid in S. China Sea to aid civil, military development

China's first remote-island intelligent micro-grid officially went into operation on Yongxing Island in the South China Sea on Sunday in a move that Chinese experts hailed as beneficial to regional civil and military development.
Source: Global Times | 2018/5/28 19:23:40