A recently inked deal to build a nuclear power plant in Argentina is the latest effort by China to engage with Latin American countries using its advanced clean energy technology, part of a broader push to expand its influence in the region.The US$8 billion plant, known as Atucha III, will use China’s home-grown Hualong One design. Located near Lima – about 100km (62 miles) northwest of the capital Buenos Aires – it will be Argentina’s fourth nuclear power station and will have an installed…

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