Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant (KKNPP) has said that the proposed Away From Reactor (AFR) Spent Fuel Storage facility to be established at the plant is completely safe and not alarming as projected by those opposing it.
Bharat Heavy Electricals (BHEL), the country’s largest power equipment manufacturer, on Tuesday said it has secured an order for the erection work of two turbine generator (TG) units of 1,000 MWe (megawatt electric) each at Kudankulam Nuclear Power Project in Tamil Nadu.
Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant (KKNPP) in Tirunelveli district has initiated construction of seven new school buildings in villages close to the plant at Rs 5.38 crore.
The Tamil Nadu government has requested the Centre to carry out annual maintenance work at the Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant (KNPP) during May-September period when wind power generation is high.
Power generation from the second unit of Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant (KKNPP) has been suspended to take up maintenance work, a KKNPP official said Saturday.
Russia and India will choose a site for the construction of the 5th and 6th power units of the Kudankulam nuclear power plant (NPP) in the near future, Russia’s Deputy Prime Minister Yury Borisov said on Friday.
Atomenergomash, a machine-building division of Russia’s Rosatom State Atomic Energy Corporation manufactured has shipped out key set of equipment for the Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant (KKNPP) in India.
The first unit of the Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant (KKNP) was shut down in June 2015 for refuelling for the first time after generating about 6,875 million units of electricity, the government today said.
Two units of Kudankulam Nuclear Power plant have been shut down. While Unit 1 is down for the past four months, Unit 2 has stopped production since August 4.
Vouching for the full safety of the equipment that it was supplying for the Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant (KNPP), Atomenergomash – the machine building arm of Russia’s State Atomic Energy Corporation ROSATOM – on Tuesday said it always followed the strictest Russian quality control norms as also the national regulatory authority of the customer country.