Nicole Bricq

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Guo Limin , the Chinese General Manager of the Taishan Nuclear Power... News PhotoChina - East Asia,French Culture,Government Minister,Group Of People,Horizontal,Manager,New,Nicole Bricq,People,Politics,Progress,Taishan,TalkingPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPGuo Limin (Top R), the Chinese General Manager of the Taishan Nuclear Power Joint Venture Company (TNPJVC), speaks to a French delegation headed by the French Minister for Foreign Trade Nicole Bricq (Front 4th L), during a presentation on progress being made in building two new French-designed EPR nuclear power plants, Taishan 1 and 2, in Taishan, on January 22, 2013. The construction of the two Taishan nuclear power plants involves a 6 billion euro investment and 16 000 workers, and is managed by the joint French-Chinese venture Taishan Nuclear Power Joint Venture Company (TNPJVC), which is owned 70% by Chinese energy giant CGNPC and 30% by the French state-owned electricity company EDF. China, whose energy production is dominated by a 70 % use of coal, is the country in the world currently building the most nuclear plants. AFP PHOTO / URSULA HYZY (Photo credit should read URSULA HYZY/AFP/Getty Images)