Russian firm gets Rooppur Nuclear Power Plant's supervision job

In A Big Paradigm Policy Shift, PMO Mulling To Open Foreign Investment In Nuclear Energy Sector

In a major bid to make India a global player in nuclear power sector, the Prime Minister (PM) Narendra Modi led government is contemplating to allow Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) in the nuclear power area.

BINA-16 rice variety produce record yield in Bangladesh

Rafiqul Bashar
Nuclear technology is not only helping Bangladesh’s power woes, but are also working to meet its food requirement.

Cyber security strengthened at Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant post attack: Dr. Jitendra Singh

Web Desk
The Indian Government has informed the Parliament that cyber-security has been further strengthened following the detection of malware in one of the administrative computers at the Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant.

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.

Rosatom seeks collaboration with India to develop small & medium sized reactors

Web Desk
Rosatom has expressed interest in collaborating with Indian companies not only for the construction large nuclear power plants, but also to jointly work on small and medium sized reactors that could provide solutions for power woes in densely populated countries.
India's transition to low carbon economy still short: Report

Prototype Fast Breeder Reactor delays throws spanner in India’s thorium energy plans

Ritu Sharma
The indigenously designed and manufactured Prototype Fast Breeder Reactor (PFBR), the crucial link towards India’s aim to harness thorium’s atomic power, continues to miss its deadline to achieve criticality owing to some “teething” problems.

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.
Russia, Bangladesh start work on Unit 2 of Rooppur Nuclear Power Plant

Bangladesh Govt approves Nuclear Waste Management Policy

Rafiqul Bashar
Bangladesh’s first nuclear power plant’s construction is underway as per the schedule. Besides, training its personnel to operate the plant, the Bangladesh government is putting policy in place to manage nuclear waste.

Need to make nuclear power cost effective, say nuclear scientists

Nuclear Asia
Indian Nuclear scientists and policy maker on Friday called for nuclear power more cost effective to make it more competitive vis-a-vis other renewable resources.