India makes climate change case for nuclear power, suggests promoting it

India makes climate change case for nuclear power, suggests promoting it

IANS
India has declared that nuclear energy is vital for meeting the challenge of climate change and suggested supporting efforts to promote its public acceptance amid growing opposition to nuclear power and plans by some countries to phase out their atomic generation plants.
India has given unprecedented thrust to nuclear energy: Jitendra Singh

India has given unprecedented thrust to nuclear energy: Jitendra Singh

IANS
The current NDA government’s thrust on science, space research and nuclear energy has resulted in the unprecedented approval in “fleet mode” for construction of 10 nuclear reactors of 700 MW each, Minister of State in the Prime Ministers Office Jitendra Singh said on Thursday.
Another nuclear plant needed for greater localisation: DG Rosatom

Another nuclear plant needed for greater localisation in India: DG Rosatom

NUCLEAR ASIA
India-Russia needs another nuclear power plant besides one at Kudankulam in Tamil Nadu to bring greater localisation in effect.
Use heat recovery technology to increase energy efficiency by 50 per cent

Use heat recovery technology to increase energy efficiency by 50 per cent

NUCLEAR ASIA / ENERGY BANGLA
An Energy Efficiency Expert claims that industries and power plants in Bangladesh can save up to 50 percent of energy using heat recovery technologies.
The World's Largest Fusion Plant built with India participation reaches halfway point

India crucial partner in making commercially-viable fusion energy a reality: Prabhat Kumar

IANS
India is one of the crucial seven nations pursuing the construction of the world’s largest tokamak fusion device, a donut-shaped configuration designed to produce 500 MW of thermal fusion energy, an Indian official associated with the project said.
Russia is the only country to set up nuclear power plants in India: Ashok Sajjanhar

Russia is the only country to set up nuclear power plant in India: Ashok Sajjanhar

IANS
India will go ahead with the deal to purchase the S-400 Triumf missile defence system as well as frigates and helicopters from Russia despite the US sanctions imposed on Moscow, according to a former Indian diplomat, who is now a foreign policy analyst.
India should use nuclear power to meet energy demands: Venkaiah Naidu

India should use nuclear power to meet energy demands: Venkaiah Naidu

NUCLEAR ASIA
Vice President of India M. Venkaiah Naidu on Wednesday said that India would need clean and cost-effective nuclear power to meet its increasing demand for energy that is bound to go up by 4.
Meeting Paris Agreement target impossible without nuclear power: GR Srinivasan

Meeting Paris Agreement target impossible without nuclear power: GR Srinivasan

NUCLEAR ASIA
The world is applauding India’s efforts in meeting its target under the Paris Agreement and waking up to the reality of major economies failing to meet theirs.
Russia is expected to build at least 12 power units in India

Russia is expected to build at least 12 power units in India

NUCLEAR ASIA
India has been seeking to increase the nuclear energy component of its power matrix with 25 per cent share coming from nuclear energy by 2050.
India-Russia special relation evident in Nuclear Energy Cooperation

India-Russia special relation evident in Nuclear Energy Cooperation

NUCLEAR ASIA
India has so far inked 13 civil nuclear agreements since the time Indo-US civil nuclear deal ended its isolation.

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