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Moratorium no more for nuclear power

Despite safety concerns, China has made the right decision to re-start construction of nuclear reactors. Boosting the nation's energy supply remains pivotal for sustaining long-term economic developments in the country.

7 dead, 1 injured in China mine explosion

Seven people were killed and one injured in a coal mine explosion in Central China's Hunan province Thursday evening, local work safety authorities said Friday. The explosion occurred at about 7 pm Thursday at the Qiyi Coal Mine in the city of Changning.

China shuts down 1,289 illegal coal mines

As of the end of July, work safety authorities had shut down 1,289 coal mines in the nationwide crackdown on illegal production at coal mines, Zhao Tiechui, deputy head of the State Administration of Work Safety, said on Thursday.