Russia to develop physical protection systems for Rooppur N-Plant in Bangladesh

COVID-19: Rosatom ready to produce 3D printing Venturi valves for ventilators

Nuclear Asia
With the world under lockdown to prevent the spread of the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, Russian state atomic energy corporation Rosatom announced on Wednesday that its subsidiary, Rusatom-Additive Technologies (RusAT) has produced prototypes and is prepared to start 3D printing valves for Venturi oxygen masks, which are an important component of ventilators.
Every 2nd car to be electric one globally in 2050: Study

Every 2nd car to be electric one globally in 2050: Study

IANS
In 2050, every second car on the streets could be electric which would reduce global CO2 emissions by up to 1.
One more step towards the Industry 4.0: ZYFRA Group Becomes a Member of the Industrial Internet Consortium

Discussed an energy deal with India, says Trump

IANS
President Donald Trump said that he discussed an energy deal with Prime Minister Narendra Modi in their talks.
Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant in India safe from Fukushima-like disaster

Kudankulam NPP unit 2 reconnected to power grid

Nuclear Asia
The second unit of the Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant (KNPP) in India’s Tamil Nadu state has been reconnected back to the grid, Russian state-run atomic power corporation Rosatom, the equipment suppliers and technical consultants of the KNPP said in a statement.
Experts call for more nuclear research facilities in Bangladesh as construction begins on Rooppur N-plant

Russia to boost nuclear energy coop with Bangladesh

Nuclear Asia
Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has met with Russian state atomic energy corporation Rosatom’s Director General Alexey Likhachev during the latter’s recent visit to the South Asian nation, when a package of documents was also signed to expand Bangladesh-Russia cooperation in nuclear energy.

IAEA announces support for COVID-19 effort

World Nuclear News
The International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) will provide diagnostic kits, equipment and training in nuclear-derived detection techniques to countries asking for assistance in tackling the worldwide spread of the novel coronavirus causing COVID-19.

”India to embrace mixed energy basket, with continued coal usage”

IANS
Petroleum Minister Dharmendra Pradhan on Tuesday said that India will target to have a mixed energy basket with both renewable and non-renewable sources of energy.
Russia, Bangladesh start work on Unit 2 of Rooppur Nuclear Power Plant

Russia to take back nuke waste, to assist Bangladesh post-warranty period

Nuclear Asia
Russia will take back the nuclear waste to be produced during the operation of the Rooppur Nuclear Power Plant (RNPP).

China’s nuclear power output jumps 18% year on year

World Nuclear News
Its nuclear generating capacity increased by 9.1% year on year, from 44.64 GWe to 48.74 GWe, which followed an 18% increase in capacity between 2017 and 2018.

Finnish firm launches SMR district heating project

World Nuclear News
VTT Technical Research Centre in Finland has today announced the launch of a project to develop a small modular reactor for district heating.

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