Bangladesh to soon pour first concrete for its Rooppur Nuclear Power Plant

Bangladesh to soon pour first concrete for its Rooppur Nuclear Power Plant

RITU SHARMA
Bangladesh’s nuclear energy programme will reach a significant landmark as the first concrete will be poured by mid-November for the country’s first nuclear power plant at Rooppur.
Political hurdles pose big challenge to nuclear power growth

Political hurdles pose big challenge to nuclear power growth: World Nuclear Association

RITU SHARMA
Political hurdles and competition from renewables pose big challenge to the growth of nuclear power across the world.
India had embarked on a three-stage nuclear energy programme

Is Thorium answer to India’s nuclear energy woes?

RITU SHARMA
Forced by global nuclear sanctions and hunger for clean energy, India had embarked on a three-stage nuclear energy programme that would eventually help it to exploit its vast reserves of thorium.
World nuclear power generation picks up pace, China leads growth

Global nuclear power generation picks up pace, China leads growth: World Nuclear Association

RITU SHARMA
The worldwide nuclear power generation has registered a growth pattern overcoming the anxiety caused by the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant accident in March 2011, the 2017 World Nuclear Performance Report said while portraying an optimistic scenario for the growth of nuclear power across the globe.

Bangladesh to join elite club of nations with Rooppur nuclear power plant

Rafiqul Bashar
As Bangladesh is going to step into the “middle income” country group, it is going to have another milestone under its belt – installation of its maiden nuclear power plant at Rooppur, Pabna.

Nuclear medicine for affordable health care in Bangladesh

Rafiqul Bashar
Atoms are well known for their destructive power, but many strides are being taken in the field of harnessing its power for the health sector to save lives.

Trained manpower crunch impeding nuclear power generation in India – R Shivpuri of Mody University

Shambhudeep Hore
The nuclear power sector in India is picking up speed but it is still far from replacing coal as the major source of power.

Big gap in nuclear science and technology education in India – Prashant Rawat of the University of Petroleum and Energy Studies

Shambhudeep Hore
India has an installed nuclear power capacity of 6,780 MW from 22 operational plants, and another 6,700 MW is expected to be generated by 2021-22 through projects under construction.

Light water reactors are more suited for India, says Shivaramu of University of Petroleum and Energy Studies

Shambhudeep Hore
Nuclear technology in a common person’s understanding is synonymous with nuclear power generation.
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Kudankulam: From Opponents to Proponents

NUCLEAR REVIEW/NUCLEARPOWER.ASIA
Kudankulam is India’s most powerful nuclear power plant located in the southern state of Tamil Nadu.

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