Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant: Supreme Court extends deadline to set up waste tank

Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant: Supreme Court extends deadline to set up spent fuel facility

IANS
The Supreme Court on Monday extended, till 2022, the time for creating away-from-reactor (AFR) facilities to store the Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant’s spent fuel, currently kept within the plant.
India should exploit increasing Zirconium demand

Look beyond self-sufficiency, India should exploit increasing Zirconium demand

nuclear asia
The nuclear power sector has demonstrated a resurgence owing to more and more Asian countries opting for it.
France's EDF, GE Power to co-build reactors for Jaitapur Nuclear Power Plant

France’s EDF, GE Power to co-build reactors for Jaitapur Nuclear Power Plant

PTI
French utility EDF and GE will jointly build six reactors for the Jaitapur Nuclear Power Plant in Maharashtra, the two firms said today.
Over 43% of electricity needs met through renewable energy in India: Infosys

Over 43% of electricity needs met through renewable energy in India: Infosys

PTI
Infosys, India’s second largest software services firm, saw over 43 per cent of its electricity requirements being met through renewable energy sources during 2017-18, a report today said.
Kaiga Nuclear Power Plant sets new record for continuous operation in India

Kaiga Nuclear Power Plant sets new record for continuous operation in India

IANS
India’s atomic power plant operator Nuclear Power Corporation of India Ltd (NPCIL) on Monday said its first 220 MW unit at Kaiga in Karnataka has set a new record of operating for 766 days continuously.
Bangladesh allocates USD 2.71 bn for power sector for fiscal year 2018-19

Bangladesh allocates USD 2.71 bn for power sector for fiscal year 2018-19

energybangla.com / Nuclear Asia
In line with its priority to overhaul the power sector in the country, the Bangladesh Government has proposed an allocation of Taka 24,921 crore (USD 2.
Russia To Supply Advanced Safe Fuel For Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant

Russia To Supply Advanced Safe Fuel For Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant

IANS
New, more advanced and safe fuel will be reloaded into the two running reactors of the Kudankulam Nuclear Power Project (KNPP) and also into the subsequent units being built in Tamil Nadu with the technical assistance of the Russian national atomic power corporation Rosatom, according to a senior company official.