Environmental activists are determined to oppose the expansion of the Kaiga Atomic Power Station near the Kali Tiger Reserve in Uttara Kannada district of Karnataka. Currently, the plant has four units.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi has already announced the vision of achieving $ 5 trillion dollar Indian Economy by 2024. The NDA government has also promised piped water supply to every household in the country by 2024.
The second 1,000 MW nuclear power unit at Kudankulam, owned by the Nuclear Power Corporation of India Ltd (NPCIL) stopped power generation on Saturday, said Power System Operation Corporation Ltd (POSOCO).
IL&FS is the second major company where the govt has had to take control to salvage the situation …
To increase standardisation and bring modularity in building atomic power reactors, the Nuclear Power Corporation of India Limited or NPCIL is going for fleet mode construction for future projects, Department of Atomic Energy Secretary KN Vyas said on Friday.
City roads are set to be illuminated with energy-efficient LED lights. The process of replacing streetlights with LED lights has reached its final stage. The Municipal Corporation had opened technical and financial bids of the project a few days ago.
The power utility sector has topped the list of leading government employers in the five years of Telangana’s existence. Of the 1,17,177 vacancies filled in the government sector since 2014, the power utilities had the lion’s share of 29 per cent. So far the Transco
India is set to add around 20,000 Megawatt (Mw) of nuclear power generation capacity over the next decade, K N Vyas, Secretary at the the Department of Atomic Energy (DAE) and the Chairman of Atomic Energy Commission (AEC) said today.
Minister of State for Atomic Energy Jitendra Singh has said that nuclear energy can help meet India’s rising demand for energy and there was a need to bust myths associated with it.
India is bolstering its readiness to handle potential oil spill disasters along its 7,500-km coastline. It wants to consolidate its oil spill handling equipment at a few major centres for better upkeep.