Bangladesh has inked a deal with Russia for the supply of fuel for its maiden Rooppur Nuclear Power Plant that has a cumulative power capacity of 2,400 MW.
Aiming to provide cheap and reliable power supply to its people, Bangladesh needs an investment of about USD 35 billion by 2041.
In an ambitious project, the Bangladesh Government is building infrastructure for transmitting power that will be produced at the Rooppur Nuclear Power Plant.
Bangladesh has sought some changes in the proposed Memorandum of Understanding with India and Russia on nuclear safety cooperation on the Rooppur Nuclear Power Plant.
The license for the construction of the second unit of the Rooppur Nuclear Power Plant (RNPP) is likely to come through by the end of June.
The steam generator for the third unit of the Kudankulam Nuclear Power Project (KNPP) in Tamil Nadu is three months away from completion at the Atomenergomash factory around three hours drive from here, according to its Director, Maksim Jidkov.
After over a decade, the proposal for Indian Neutrino Observatory has received nod from the Environment Ministry and the Union Government says it will be operational in seven years’ time.
As its partnership with the United States under Trump administration is undergoing strain, India signed an agreement with its age old friend, Russia to further cooperation in the nuclear field.
The Indian Government has rolled out an ambitious plan of increasing the share of nuclear energy in the country’s energy matrix.
Human Resource Development started: 100 Engineers, Scientists joined Rooppur Nuclear Power Plant in Bangladesh
Human Resource Development for the Rooppur Nuclear Power Plant Project has started with 100 scientists and engineers from the different domestic universities joining the Nuclear Power Plant Company Ltd (NPPCL).