Fallacy. Britain had far more territory and population compared to Germany, a far more powerful industrial base, far more warships. In fact, the British empire was the biggest and most powerful empire the world had ever seen.Germany was 3 times more powerful than the UK, and the UK won the war.
Nuclear power only makes sense for submarines. For ships it is better to be diesel powered. More reliable and safer. China is building plenty combat support ships to support long distance missions.PLAN is still mostly diesel powered. until China makes the PLAN fully nuclear powered or mostly nuclear powered, it can only challenge the u.s. navy on its own turf, it is not going to be able to take the fight to the american shores accept for a few SSBNs.
BEIJING –The People's Liberation Army is now able to send its CNS Liaoning carrier battle group farther into oceans thanks to the deployment of the nation’s largest replenishment ship.