New Delhi is banking on nuclear, but will it succeed?

India is banking on nuclear, but will it succeed?

Sustainability Times
India’s rise in the global nuclear order has been tumultuous in the past few decades. As a result of India’s nuclear tests in the 1970s, the country was isolated from the international community for a significant time.
Nuclear technology to fight mosquito bite diseases causing over a million deaths per year

Nuclear technology to fight mosquito bite diseases causing over a million deaths per year

Nuclear Asia
At a time when health services the world over are under tremendous strain to contain the spread of the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, there has emerged good news on the front of combating another major global health menace — the scourge of mosquito-borne diseases, which take a heavy toll in the developing world.
Indian Neutrino Observatory to come up in 7 years’ time

Should we be afraid of nuclear power?

Sustainability Times
Radioactivity is part of nature. The incredible energy of a supernova explosion billions of years ago locked away energy as matter, in uranium (and similar) atoms.
Distance learning: five tips how to make it more productive

Distance learning: five tips how to make it more productive

Nuclear Asia
Students are learning online now: lessons by videoconference, sending tasks by e-mail, chatting with teachers.
World Bank approves $185m for Bangladesh renewable energy project

Outage management adapts to COVID-19

World Nuclear News
Electricity generation is vital in the response to the COVID-19 pandemic, but scheduled refuelling and maintenance outages at nuclear power plants around the world must still go ahead.
Coronavirus and the importance of clean nuclear energy

Coronavirus and the importance of clean nuclear energy

Nuclear Asia
The coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic raging worlwide in a manner unprecedented in human history has major implications for the energy industry, particularly for the clean energy sector, which includes nuclear power for civilian use.

Global CO2 emissions flatlined in 2019: IEA

IANS
Despite widespread expectations of another increase, global energy-related carbon dioxide emissions stopped growing in 2019, the International Energy Agency (IEA) said on Tuesday.

“Indo-Russian AI coop will reach level of strategic sectors soon”

IANS
Finnish-Russian digital solutions provider Zyfra said on Sunday that there are good prospects of cooperation in the field of industrial artificial intelligence (AI) that would take innovation, in some years, to the same level of cooperation seen in strategic sectors like defence and nuclear energy.

DAE working on Small Modular Reactors: KN Vyas

Ritu Sharma
Department of Atomic Energy (DAE) is working on design of Small Modular Reactors, however, any commercialisation of technology will take place only when the construction of existing nuclear technology has been completed.

Kudankulam Nuclear Plant’s critical digital assets not susceptible to cyber-attack: Experts

Ritu Sharma
Kudankulam Nuclear Plant’s critical digital assets not susceptible to cyber-attack: Experts Revelations of cyber intrusions in the network of Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant by a North Korean hacker group had sent the Indian populace in a frenzy.

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