When the most powerful nation on earth feels that the threats it faces are increasing, it touches off dangerous eddies that can destablise global security. The United States has signalled that this is, indeed, the case.
Scientists at INMAS are developing three new specialised laboratories which they say could boost India’s nuclear preparedness and help save thousands of lives in case of an atomic war or a nuclear disaster.
India has declared that nuclear energy is vital for meeting the challenge of climate change and suggested supporting efforts to promote its public acceptance amid growing opposition to nuclear power and plans by some countries to phase out their atomic generation plants.
The first 1,000 MW atomic power unit at Kudankulam Nuclear Power Project (KNPP) is expected to be synchronised to the southern grid on Nov 14, said an official. It was earlier announced that the unit belonging to Nuclear Power Corporation of India Ltd
Claiming that the nuclear energy is unsafe and expensive, the NAACM — an umbrella organisation highlighting hazards of nuclear plants — urged governments across the country to scrap nuclear plants, wherever in existence.
Officials of the Nuclear Power Corporation of India Limited (NPCIL) on Thursday officially announced that Kaiga Atomic Power Station’s unit-1 stands first among Pressurised Heavy Water Reactors (PHWRs) and second among nuclear power reactors
Scientists at the Institute for Plasma Research (IPR) have a long list of contributions to the smaller Aditya tokamak, including its fast feedback controls.
The six-day 27th International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) Fusion Energy Conference (FEC) which begins on Monday in Gandhinagar, will provide an opportunity to for India to showcase its domestic thermonuclear fusion programme
The KNPP which is in Tirunelveli about 650 km from here and the MAPS in Kalpakkam near here are owned by atomic power plant operator Nuclear Power Corporation of India Ltd (NPCIL).
The second 1,000 MW unit at the Kudankulam Nuclear Power Project (KNPP) was shut down on Thursday for maintenance work, according to the Power System Operation Corporation Limited. The unit’s restart date was however, not mentioned.