Kudankulam Nuclear Plant’s critical digital assets not susceptible to cyber-attack: Experts

Ritu Sharma
Kudankulam Nuclear Plant’s critical digital assets not susceptible to cyber-attack: Experts Revelations of cyber intrusions in the network of Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant by a North Korean hacker group had sent the Indian populace in a frenzy.

Rosatom seeks collaboration with India to develop small & medium sized reactors

Web Desk
Rosatom has expressed interest in collaborating with Indian companies not only for the construction large nuclear power plants, but also to jointly work on small and medium sized reactors that could provide solutions for power woes in densely populated countries.
India's transition to low carbon economy still short: Report

Prototype Fast Breeder Reactor delays throws spanner in India’s thorium energy plans

Ritu Sharma
The indigenously designed and manufactured Prototype Fast Breeder Reactor (PFBR), the crucial link towards India’s aim to harness thorium’s atomic power, continues to miss its deadline to achieve criticality owing to some “teething” problems.

First Concrete Pour for Haryana’s Nuclear Reactor expected soon: NPCIL Technical Director

Ritu Sharma
The first of the 10 indigenous Pressurised Heavy Water Reactors (PHWRs) planned in India at Gorakhpur Haryana Anu Vidyut Pariyojana (GHAVP) is expected to have its first concrete pour soon.
Russia, Bangladesh start work on Unit 2 of Rooppur Nuclear Power Plant

Bangladesh Govt approves Nuclear Waste Management Policy

Rafiqul Bashar
Bangladesh’s first nuclear power plant’s construction is underway as per the schedule. Besides, training its personnel to operate the plant, the Bangladesh government is putting policy in place to manage nuclear waste.

Need to make nuclear power cost effective, say nuclear scientists

Nuclear Asia
Indian Nuclear scientists and policy maker on Friday called for nuclear power more cost effective to make it more competitive vis-a-vis other renewable resources.

South Asia keenly observes first small, modular, floating Nuclear Power Plant

By Ritu Sharma
So far the floating nuclear reactors in the world have been used for propulsion in the aircraft carrier, nuclear-powered submarine or in ice-breakers.

First time since Fukushima nuclear power generation increases

Online Desk
For the first time since the Tsunami hit Fukushima Nuclear Power Plant in 2011 and created panic in the world about nuclear power, the prospect ot nuclear power generation have shown an upward trend.

Russian-built world’s first nuclear power plant reaches port, will start operations soon

Ritu Sharma
World’s first floating nuclear power reactor built by Russia has been brought to the port in Pevek, Chukotka (in Russia’s far east) where it will be connected to the grid and start operation by the end of the year.
Bangladesh specifies facilities for Indian consultants for Rooppur Nuclear Power Plant

Modi-Putin look forward to nuclear-powered future

NUCLEAR ASIA
Taking a leaf from their succesful cooperation on Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant, Russia is looking to set up 12 new nuclear power units in India in the coming two decades.

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