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Reliance Infrastructure emerges lowest EPC bidder for third and fourth units of Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant

Huge core catcher installed at Kudankulam nuclear unit 4

IANS
The fourth 1,000 MW atomic power plant coming up in Tamil Nadu’s Tirunelveli districtattained a milestone with the installation of core catcher or core melt localisation device, said Russian company Rosatom.
Coal power plants in India flouting emission control norms

Vacuum pressure impregnation completed of ITER’s poloidal field coil PF1

Nuclear Asia
The smallest poloidal field magnet —PF1— of the International Thermonuclear Experimental Reactor (ITER), or the world’s largest nuclear fusion project currently being assembled at Cadarache, France, has successfully undergone vacuum pressure resin impregnation at the Sredne-Nevsky Shipyard in St.
BARC working out cost of research reactor for medical isotopes

EU nuclear safety regulator approves preliminary report on Belarus NPP

Nuclear Asia
The European Nuclear Safety Regulators Group (ENSREG) has approved the preliminary report on the peer review of the new Belarusian nuclear power plant (NPP) in Astravets, the European Union announced on Thursday.
Indian government alert on scams involving products making false claims of radioactive properties

Indian government alert on scams involving products making false claims of radioactive properties

Nuclear Asia
The Indian government has been periodically cautioning against scamsters in the country selling fake equipment that they claim contains radioactive material with the aim of cheating gullible people out of large sums of money, the Minister for Atomic Energy Jitendra Singh said earlier this month.
Plant launched in Russia to produce fuel for China's CFR-600 fast neutron reactor

Plant launched in Russia to produce fuel for China’s CFR-600 fast neutron reactor

Nuclear Asia
Russian state atomic energy corporation Rosatom’s fuel arm TVEL has launched a production site for fabricating fuel for China’s flagship fast neutron reactor project, the CFR-600.
India's first indigenously built 700 MW reactor connected to grid

Unit 3 construction begins of Turkey’s first nuclear power plant

Nuclear Asia
Russian state atomic energy corporation Rosatom has announced the start of construction earlier this month on the third unit of Turkey’s first nuclear power plant (NPP) at Akkuyu.