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India's first indigenously built 700 MW reactor connected to grid

IAEA’s 28th fusion energy meet deliberates on the way forward

Nuclear Asia
Nuclear fusion can become a promising option to replace fossil fuels as the world’s primary energy source and could have an important role to play in addressing climate change was the overwhelming consensus among participants at the recently concluded International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) General Conference on fusion energy research.
Russia starts construction of BREST-OD-300 fast neutron reactor

Russia starts construction of BREST-OD-300 fast neutron reactor

Nuclear Asia
Russian state atomic energy corporation Rosatom subsidiary, the TVEL Fuel Company, has started construction of a 300 MW nuclear power unit equipped with the BREST-OD-300 fast neutron reactor being constructed at the Siberian Chemical Combine in Seversk, Russia, TVEL has announced.
Construction starts of the biggest China-Russia nuclear power project

Construction starts of the biggest China-Russia nuclear power project

Nuclear Asia
The ground-breaking ceremony for the largest China-Russia nuclear energy cooperation project to date was held last month.

Radioisotope-based conservation project launched to check rhino poaching

Nuclear Asia
In yet another demonstration of the benefits of nuclear technology, an international project was launched in South Africa earlier this month that aims to drastically reduce the scourge of rhinoceros poaching by introducing radioisotopes into the horn of rhinos.

Unit 1 reactor pressure vessel installed at Turkey’s first nuclear power plant

Nuclear Asia
The reactor pressure vessel (RPV) at unit 1 of Turkey’s first nuclear power plant (NPP) at Akkuyu has been installed, according to the Russian state atomic energy corporation Rosatom, which is collaborating in the construction of the NPP.
Narora joins select club of Indian nuclear power plants

Rosatom launches nuclear awareness initiative “Atoms for Humanity”

Nuclear Asia
Russian state atomic energy corporation Rosatom has launched a new nuclear awareness initiative called “Atoms for Humanity” about how this clean energy technology transforms peoples’ lives.
Bends for reactor coolant pipeline of Kudankulam units 5, 6 being made in Russia

Bends for reactor coolant pipeline of Kudankulam units 5, 6 being made in Russia

Nuclear Asia
The Russian state atomic energy corporation Rosatom’s machine building division Atomenergomash has started manufacturing the set of bends for the main circulation pump being fabricated for units 5 and 6 of the Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant (KNPP) in India.