After inspecting the nuclear power plant in Karachi on Wednesday, International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) Director General Yukia Amano expressed satisfaction at their security arrangements.
India presently has 22 nuclear power plants in the country for electricity generation and four for research purposes are operational in the country, however, no nuclear accident has been reported so far.
Old collaborators in the field of peaceful nuclear technologies – India and Canada – signed a broad framework for research in the field of testing and designing of Pressurised Heavy Water Reactors (PHWRs) and other non-power atomic technologies.
A slew of measures to strengthen relations between Pakistan and the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) will be explored during the ongoing visit of the agency’s Director General Yukiya Amano.
Larsen & Toubro (L&T) on Monday said its joint venture with Nuclear Power Corporation of India Limited (NPCIL), had received Rs 442 crore order for supply of forgings for nuclear steam generators.
State-run power equipment maker Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited (BHEL) on Monday said that it has bagged an order worth Rs 736 crore from Nuclear Power Corporation of India Ltd (NPCIL) for the supply of steam generators to a plant at Gorakhpur in Fatehabad district of Haryana.
Warning of a lurking cyber attack threat to India’s critical infrastructure, Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Monday asked those in the power, rail and nuclear energy sectors to conduct regular cyber-security audits against potential sabotage bids.