Tripura, Mizoram to change school timings to use daylight better

Tripura, Mizoram to change school timings to use daylight better

IANS
Mizoram and Tripura governments are keen on changing school timings for better utilisation of daylight and allow students more time for extracurricular activities.
700 km Transmission Lines for Rooppur Nuclear Power Plant to be built at $1.5 billlion

SJVNL generates record 100 billion units electricity

IANS
Public sector Satluj Jal Vidyut Nigam Ltd (SJVNL) on Friday created a record by generating a cumulative 100 billion units electricity in this fiscal from its 1,500 MW Nathpa Jhakri plant in Himachal Pradesh, which is the country’s largest hydro project, the company said.
Department of Atomic Energy building check dam in Tamil Nadu

Department of Atomic Energy building check dam in Tamil Nadu

IANS
The Department of Atomic Energy (DAE) on Monday said the Rs.32.5 crore, 1.19 km long check dam it is building across the Palar river in Tamil Nadu’s Kancheepuram district will be ready by March 2020.
India to boost radioisotopes production to meet rising demand for nuclear medicine

India to boost radioisotopes production to meet rising demand for nuclear medicine

NUCLEAR ASIA
With number of nuclear medicines departments across the country registering over 100 per cent increase, the Department of Atomic Energy (DAE) has laid out plans to gradually increase the production of therapeutic radio pharmaceuticals used in nuclear medicine for treatment of cancer and diagnosis of thyroid, kidney and heart related diseases.
Nuclear Cooperation: India, Argentina to work in third countries through tripartite agreement

Nuclear Cooperation: India, Argentina to work in third countries through tripartite agreement

NUCLEAR ASIA
Taking a cue from the successful execution of Rooppur Nuclear Power Plant under a tripartite agreement with Russia and Bangladesh, India has inked a Memorandum of Understanding with Argentina to give fillip to execute projects in third country through tripartite agreements.
India should exploit increasing Zirconium demand

Saudi Aramco, Reliance Industries in talks for India projects

IANS
Saudi Aramco, national petroleum and natural gas company of Saudi Arabia, said on Wednesday it was looking to expand footprint in India and was discussing partnerships with Indian companies, including Reliance Industries Ltd (RIL).
Bangladesh, India inaugurate oil pipeline, railway projects

India will provide power to citizens at affordable cost: President

IANS
India is committed to provide power to all citizens at affordable cost as well as boost the national economy through an industrial revolution, President Ram Nath Kovind said on Wednesday.
Jaitapur Nuclear Power Plant construction to begin after Flamanville starts operation

Solar energy cost to fall to Rs 1.9 per unit by 2030 in India: TERI study

IANS
The cost of generating solar energy in India is set to fall to as low as Rs 1.9 per unit by 2030 with technological advancements increasing efficiency, a joint study by TERI and Climate Policy Initiative (CPI) revealed on Wednesday.
India has taken a lead in energy accessibility: Narendra Modi

India has taken a lead in energy accessibility: Narendra Modi

IANS
India has taken a lead in energy accessibility and will achieve 100 per cent household electrification by the end of this year, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Monday.
Nuclear Waste Management in India is as per IAEA guidelines: Jitendra Singh

Nuclear Waste Management in India is as per IAEA guidelines: Jitendra Singh

NUCLEAR ASIA
The nuclear waste generated in India is stored in specially engineered structures with bore-wells, in accordance with the guidelines of International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA).

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