Westinghouse hope to close bankruptcy proceedings by 2018

Westinghouse hopes to close bankruptcy proceedings by 2018

NUCLEAR ASIA
The much anticipated multi-billion dollar deal with the Toshiba-owned Westinghouse​ to construct 6 nuclear power units in India will have some clarity once the company closes its bankruptcy claim filed under Chapter 11 of the bankruptcy code and this is going to happen sometime in 2018.
Bangladesh Navy to dredge rivers for ferrying heavy equipment for Rooppur Nuclear Power Plant

Bangladesh Navy to dredge rivers for ferrying heavy equipment for the Rooppur Nuclear Power Plant

NUCLEAR ASIA
The Bangladesh Navy has been roped in to dredge the 110 km-long river route from Chittagong-Mongla-Pakshi, via Chandpur-Mawa-Gualanda to the Rooppur Nuclear Power Plant (RNPP) to make it deep enough for ferrying heavy equipment for the plant.
Nuclear technologies for water purification and medical treatments

Clean Atom, Green Atom: Nuclear technologies for water purification and medical treatment

NUCLEAR ASIA
In popular imagination the power contained in the nucleus can only be utilized to generate energy.
Bangladesh to soon pour first concrete for its Rooppur Nuclear Power Plant

Bangladesh to soon pour first concrete for its Rooppur Nuclear Power Plant

RITU SHARMA
Bangladesh’s nuclear energy programme will reach a significant landmark as the first concrete will be poured by mid-November for the country’s first nuclear power plant at Rooppur.
Bangladesh Triples Rice Production with Help of Nuclear Science

Bangladesh conducts successful trial of new rice variety developed with nuclear technologies

NUCLEAR ASIA
Bangladesh Institute for Nuclear Agriculture (BINA) successfully completed trials of a new short-duration rice variety developed with the help of nuclear technologies.
Experts raise concern over ‘Energiewende’ failures

Experts raise concern over ‘Energiewende’ failure in Germany; Bangladesh, India need to draw their lessons right

RITU SHARMA
For long the developing countries have been learning from the Germany’s ‘Energiewende’ (literally translating to Energy Transition) programme, which entailed dismantling its 19 nuclear power stations by 2022 and replace it with other renewable energy sources.
France's President Emmanuel Macron will visit India in December

France’s President to visit India in December to discuss energy ties, nuclear power

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France’s President Emmanuel Macron will visit India from December 8 to 10 and discuss various issues including renewables and nuclear power, France’s Ambassador to India Alexandre Ziegler said on Wednesday.