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.
In 2050, every second car on the streets could be electric which would reduce global CO2 emissions by up to 1.
President Donald Trump said that he discussed an energy deal with Prime Minister Narendra Modi in their talks.
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.
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.
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.
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 will take back the nuclear waste to be produced during the operation of the Rooppur Nuclear Power Plant (RNPP).
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.
VTT Technical Research Centre in Finland has today announced the launch of a project to develop a small modular reactor for district heating.