65 years of ‘Atoms for Peace’, taking stock of India’s progress

65 years of ‘Atoms for Peace’, taking stock of India’s progress

Commercial production of nuclear energy in the world has completed 65 years. For India the share of nuclear in the total energy matrix has remained around 3 per cent.
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.

Fishing by a Nuclear Power Plant

Ritu Sharma
Sosnovy Bor (Russia): Twenty professional Anglers gathered for an International Fishing Tournament in Sosnovy Bor.
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.

A Nuclear-Powered India to combat Climate Change

Ritu Sharma
Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s renewed pitch to the United Nations Secretary General to get a seat on the Nuclear Suppliers Group (NSG) table has underlined India’s need to harness the atomic power to counter climate change and walk towards sustainable development.
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.

Life in a Nuclear City

Ritu Sharma
Sosnovy Bor derives its name from the pine forest around it. The youngest city in the Leningrad region and located about 80 km from the city of St Petersburg, Sosnovy Bor is a Nuclear City as it is home to Leningrad Nuclear Power Plant.

First time since Fukushima nuclear power generation increases

Online Desk
For the first time since the Tsunami hit Fukushima Nuclear Power Plant in 2011 and created panic in the world about nuclear power, the prospect ot nuclear power generation have shown an upward trend.

South Asia keenly observes first small, modular, floating Nuclear Power Plant

By Ritu Sharma
So far the floating nuclear reactors in the world have been used for propulsion in the aircraft carrier, nuclear-powered submarine or in ice-breakers.

First Concrete Pour for Haryana’s Nuclear Reactor expected soon: NPCIL Technical Director

Ritu Sharma
The first of the 10 indigenous Pressurised Heavy Water Reactors (PHWRs) planned in India at Gorakhpur Haryana Anu Vidyut Pariyojana (GHAVP) is expected to have its first concrete pour soon.