The Donald Trump administration says coal is back and nuclear energy is cool. Not at the expense of natural gas, wind and solar, insists an unusual coalition of business and environmental groups.
India and Canada discussed various aspects of uranium and nuclear energy collaboration between the two countries, a statement said on Thursday.
India’s coal-fired power plants in August ran at a three-year high amid shortages created by lower generation from hydropower and nuclear.
Japan’s nuclear-policy-setting Atomic Energy Commission issued a report today calling for nuclear energy to remain a key component of the country’s energy mix despite broad public support for a less nuclear-reliant society.
Eight months after it was sealed, a landmark civil nuclear cooperation deal between India and Japan came into force on Thursday. The deal provides for collaboration between their industries in the nuclear field.
The agreement between India and Japan for the cooperation in the peaceful uses of nuclear energy came into force on Thursday. This agreement between the two nations was inked on November 11, 2016, during Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s visit to Tokyo.
Project for setting up of the Global Centre for Nuclear Energy Partnership (GCNEP) in India was sanctioned during September, 2010 with a proposal for construction in phases.
Nuclear energy is undoubtedly most controversial, yet critical part for India’s future energy security.
In July 2014, months after the NDA government returned to power, PM Narendra Modi visited the Bhabha Atomic Research Centre (BARC) in Mumbai and declared that nuclear power would be an essential part of India’s energy security
Even though Westinghouse has lost considerable value, the India-US civil nuclear accord retains much of its own