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).
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.
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.
The Union Minister of State for Development of North Eastern Region (I/C), MoS PMO, Personnel, Public Grievances & Pensions, Atomic Energy and Space, Dr Jitendra Singh said that we have been able to fulfil the vision of Homi Bhabha.
The world’s first floating nuclear reactor Akademik Lomonosov recently completed its epic 5,000 km Arctic voyage in 22 days, despite environmentalists warning of serious risks to the region. Loaded with nuclear fuel, it set sail from Murmansk and docked at its permanent location in Pevek
The Atomic Minerals Directorate (AMD) has found dangerously high levels of uranium concentration in the groundwater samples across the Lambapur-Peddagattu region, known for large uranium deposits
It is ironic that a decade after the Indo-US nuclear deal that ended India’s nuclear isolation, our indigenous, reliably lowcost nuclear power technology languishes. PM Narendra Modi said, while in New York recently, that while India is not a member of the Nuclear Suppliers Group (NSG)
Prime Minister Narendra Modi tempered hopes that the third-largest emitter of carbon dioxide will move quickly to reduce the use of coal, in part blaming the country’s exclusion from a global uranium suppliers group.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday said that India not being a member of the Nuclear Suppliers Group is hindering its ability to get necessary fuel supply for producing nuclear energy and if this problem is solved, the country could become a model for the rest of the world.
Department of Atomic Energy (DAE) Secretary KN Vyas on Wednesday said nearly 21 nuclear reactors are under various stages of construction and planning which will add around 15000 MW of power generating capacity.