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Balancing Economic Imperatives in India-Russia Civil Nuclear Cooperation

Kapil Patil
During the recently concluded Annual Summit between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and President Vladimir Putin at Vladivostok, the two leaders reviewed the bilateral civil nuclear energy cooperation and expressed an overall satisfaction at the progress achieved in the Russian-designed Kudankulam nuclear power plant (KKNPP) in India.
Around Kudankulam nuclear power plant, Nuclear is more ‘Politics’ Than Physics

Kudankulam nuclear power plant (KKNPP)

The Rosatom State Atomic Energy Corporation of Russia constructed the KKNPP, which is now being operated in Tamil Nadu by The Nuclear Power Corporation of India (NPCIL).