The restarting of the second 1,000 MW nuclear power unit at Kudankulam belonging to Nuclear Power Corporationof India Ltd is expected to happen during November second week, said a senior official.
Pakistan plans to build at least three to four big reactors as it targets nuclear power capacity of 8,800 megawatts (MW) by 2030, the country’s atomic energy commission chairman said.
The construction of India’s newest nuclear power plant at Chutka in eastern Madhya Pradesh is likely to begin in 2019.
US nuclear industry giant Westinghouse expects to exit bankruptcy in the next few months following which it plans to hold commercial discussions on six nuclear reactors with India.
The United States discriminated against the nuclear and coal industries under the administration of former President Barack Obama, U.S. Secretary of Energy Rick Perry said on Wednesday.
The Department of Homeland Security and Federal Bureau of Investigation warned in a report distributed by email late on Friday that the nuclear, energy, aviation, water and critical manufacturing industries have been targeted along with government entities in attacks dating back to at least May.
For long the developing countries have been learning from the Germany’s ‘Energiewende’ (literally translating to Energy Transition) programme
Turkey’s first nuclear power plant, to be built by the Turkish unit of Russia’s Rosatom, has been granted initial construction permission and the full licence is expected in the first half of 2018, the Ankara-based company said on Friday.
A South Korean government-organised committee is recommending Seoul resume the stalled construction of two new nuclear reactors after an opinion survey it set up found nearly 60 percent of respondents said they were in favour of the move.
With US President Donald Trump choosing not to certify that Tehran was complying with the terms of the 2015 nuclear deal, the fate of Iran’s Chabahar Port that India has been keen to develop, seems to be in the balance.