Nuclear technology is not only helping Bangladesh’s power woes, but are also working to meet its food requirement.
Bangladesh has decided to give tax exemption for the imported machinery for the Rooppur Nuclear Power Plant and is also thinking to appoint a consultant to ensure quality of all instruments and machinery.
The upcoming $25 billion plasma-based fusion reactor ITER, to which India is one of the partner nations, religiously follows Indian traditions and rituals too.
The Indian government has clarified that the local population is not facing any health, property and safety consequences due to nuclear reactors in the neighbourhood and that the government departments carry out regular checks for any radioactivity level in the vicinity.
For the first time since the Tsunami hit Fukushima Nuclear Power Plant in 2011 and created panic in the world about nuclear power, the prospect ot nuclear power generation have shown an upward trend.
The first 220 MW nuclear power plant at Kakrapar Atomic Power Station (KAPS-1) in Surat in Gujarat was synchronised with the grid on Friday, said the Nuclear Power Corporation of India (NPCIL).
Even as the government continues its push for renewables, coal-fired power is expected to remain the main source of energy for the next decade or so, Power and New and Renewable Energy Minister R.
Human Resource Development started: 100 Engineers, Scientists joined Rooppur Nuclear Power Plant in Bangladesh
Human Resource Development for the Rooppur Nuclear Power Plant Project has started with 100 scientists and engineers from the different domestic universities joining the Nuclear Power Plant Company Ltd (NPPCL).
So far the floating nuclear reactors in the world have been used for propulsion in the aircraft carrier, nuclear-powered submarine or in ice-breakers.
Vice President of India M. Venkaiah Naidu said on Thursday that nuclear electricity as a reliable and safe energy option can significantly reduce greenhouse gas emissions and that it has the potential to meet the ever-increasing energy demand in the country.