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.
Westinghouse Electric in talks to build 6 nuclear reactors in India

Arab world’s first nuclear plant located in the UAE starts commercial operation

Nuclear Asia
The Arab world’s first nuclear power plant (NPP) located in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) has started commercial operations.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi and President Emmanuel Macron

EDF submits binding offer to set up 6 EPR reactors at Jaitapur in India

Nuclear Asia
French state-run power utility Électricité de France (EDF) has submitted a binding techno-commercial offer to the government-owned Nuclear Power Corporation of India Ltd (NPCIL) for the construction of six EPR reactors for the proposed Jaitapur nuclear power plant (NPP) in India’s Maharashtra state.
Wind energy to power the largest container terminals in Azov-Black Sea region

Wind energy to power the largest container terminals in Azov-Black Sea region

Nuclear Asia
Electricity generated from wind energy will power the largest terminals in the Azov-Black Sea region of Russia as part of the programme of enterprises in the Russian logistics industry to switch to low-carbon energy sources, according to the Russian state atomic energy corporation Rosatom.
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.

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