Nuclear Power to play important role in Bangladesh’s economy: Science & Technology Secretary

Nuclear power to play important role in Bangladesh’s economy: Science & Technology Secretary

NUCLEAR ASIA
Riding on the important success achieved by Bangladesh economy as it walked into the ‘Developing Country’ category, the country is now outlining the course of its new development stage by focusing on power generation through nuclear energy.
10 PHWRs will enhance nuclear power share in energy matrix

‘Supply chain, skilled manpower, financial health of industry – challenges for 10 PHWRs’: Sekhar Basu

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Dr. Sekhar Basu is an Indian nuclear scientist, who has handled the Nuclear Submarine Programme for the country; and presently, he is at the helm of India’s atomic affairs as the Chairman of the Atomic Energy Commission and Secretary to the Government of India, Department of Atomic Energy (DAE).
‘Nuclear Cheerleaders’ for India

‘Nuclear Cheerleaders’ for India

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While the global nuclear industry seems entering an era of nuclear decommissioning, India is gearing for a mini-renaissance.
Tripartite agreement on Rooppur Nuclear Power Plant a good start for India: Experts

Tripartite agreement on Rooppur Nuclear Power Plant a good start for India: Experts

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Indian nuclear experts see the tripartite agreement between India, Russia and Bangladesh to cooperate for the construction of the Rooppur Nuclear power Plant as a start in the right direction and contend that it would strengthen India’s case for entry into Nuclear Suppliers’ Group (NSG) as well.
Civil Nuclear Liability issue is well settled in India: Anil Kakodkar

Civil Nuclear Liability issue is well settled in India: Anil Kakodkar

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Dr Anil Kakodkar, former chairperson of Atomic Energy Commission of India and Secretary to the Government of India, opines that the issue of Civil Nuclear Liability in the country is well settled with the setting up of the insurance pool.
Need to study ‘Culture for Safety’ in Bangladesh

Need to study ‘Culture for Safety’ in Bangladesh: Abid Imtiaz

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Dr. Abid Imtiaz, Head of Nuclear Safety Section at Bangladesh Atomic Energy Commission (BAEC) is conducting a research on “Factors that can Influence Culture for Safety, Organizational Culture and Human Performance at Nuclear and Other Facilities in Bangladesh”.
Experts call for more nuclear research facilities in Bangladesh as construction begins on Rooppur N-plant

Bangladesh looking to set up next Nuclear Power Plant: Sheikh Hasina

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Bangladesh recently entered the elite club of countries that have tamed the power of the atom to generated nuclear energy to boost its economic growth.
Road to Better Prospects for Nuclear Energy

India, Wassenaar Arrangement and Beyond: Road to Better Prospects for Nuclear Energy

NUCLEAR ASIA
Even as China’s opposition has scuttled India’s entry into Nuclear Suppliers Group (NSG), 2017 did end for Indian Nuclear Programme with a bang as the country became the 42nd member of the Wassenaar Arrangement, a global export control regime.
Jaitapur Nuclear Power Plant in India to have 30-60 per cent localisation

Jaitapur Nuclear Power Plant in India to have 30-60 per cent localisation

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The France’s energy giant EDF hopes to finalise deal with the Nuclear Power Corporation of India Ltd (NPCIL) by early 2018 and is aiming to include a degree of localisation in the setting up of the largest nuclear power plant in the world at Jaitapur, Maharashtra.
Asia hails Bangladesh entry into N-club with Rooppur Nuclear Power Plant

Asia hails Bangladesh entry into N-club with Rooppur Nuclear Power Plant

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Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on November, 30 led Bangladesh towards a future powered by nuclear energy as she formally launched the construction of the Rooppur Nuclear Power Plant (RNPP).

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