June 2017 deadline for Indo-US civil nuclear deal to be missed – M K Narayanan

The June 2017 deadline for operationalising the Indo-US civil nuclear cooperation will “certainly” be missed, former National Security Adviser MK Narayanan said here on Monday.

Maharashtra to purchase power from Jaitapur nuclear power plant only if it`s affordable

Maharashtra will purchase power generated at the proposed Jaitapur nuclear power plant in the state only if it is affordable, a highly-placed source in the Devendra Fadnavis government said today.

Work on Jaitapur nuclear power plant to start by 2018 – France

Foreign Secretary of France, Christian Masset, today said the proposed Jaitapur nuclear power project was important for his country and its work would start by the next year.

Nuclear power has high return on investment – R B Grover

Homi Bhabha Chair Professor, Atomic Energy Commission, Dr Ravi Bhushan Grover today said that emphasis should be on use of nuclear energy, considering the emerging demand and constraints of conventional resources.

Scientists welcome government nod to 10 indigenous atomic reactors

India’s installed nuclear power capacity is 6,780 MW from 22 operational plants. The new reactors will add another 7,000 MW to it.