Plan for 21 nuclear reactors on track in India: Sekhar Basu

Plan for 21 nuclear reactors on track in India: Sekhar Basu

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India’s plan to build 21 nuclear reactors by 2030 by using different technologies is on track, Atomic Energy Department Secretary Sekhar Basu said on Wednesday.
India looks forward to full implementation of the civil nuclear energy partnership with US: P.P. Chaudhary

India looks forward to full implementation of the civil nuclear energy partnership with US: P.P. Chaudhary

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Stressing the critical importance of the United States as a strategic trade partner for India, Commerce and Industry Minister Suresh Prabhu said on Friday a vital India-US Strategic Commercial dialogue will be held in New Delhi in December which will help boost commercial ties between the two nations.
India marshals nuclear technologies for beating cancer

India marshals nuclear technologies for beating cancer

NUCLEAR ASIA
Understanding that the burden of cancer is increasing on developing countries, including India, the country is marshalling nuclear technologies to counter the disease inflicting millions.
Criticality of Prototype Fast Breeder Reactor pushed back further

Criticality of Prototype Fast Breeder Reactor pushed back further

NUCLEAR ASIA
The missing link to India’s quest for a closed nuclear fuel cycle, the home-grown prototype fast breeder reactor (PFBR), is now expected to gain criticality next year.
India supplying non-critical equipment for Roopur Nuclear Power Plant: Shafiqul Islam

India supplying non-critical equipment for Roopur Nuclear Power Plant: Shafiqul Islam

NUCLEAR ASIA
Chairman of Nuclear Engineering Department of the University of Dhaka Dr. M. Shafiqul Islam contends that India’s success in Bangladesh’s maiden nuclear power plant project will further its claim to the membership of the Nuclear Suppliers’ Group, an elite club of 48 countries that regulates international nuclear trade.
Indian cities, states step up climate action plans

Indian cities, states step up climate action plans

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At the Global Climate Action Summit, mayors and government functionaries of Indian cities have announced to scale up their actions to combat climate change and to protect people from hazardous climate impacts.
India, China driving global energy market transition: Report

India, China driving global energy market transition: Report

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Emerging markets India and China are driving growth in energy demand and choosing renewables over fossil fuels.