Indian Govt should pay more attention to Nuclear Industry: Prof. Shivpuri

Global leaders to discuss human-centric sustainability at “Energy for Impact” conference

Nuclear Asia
The first Global Impact Conference – “Energy for Impact” – to be held online on December 1-2, 2020, will discuss human-centric solutions facilitating steady growth of the global economy, the Russian state atomic energy corporation Rosatom has announced.
Doing away with diesel using small modular reactors

Rosatom diversifies into energy storage with newly incorporated Renera

Nuclear Asia
In yet another diversification of its clean energy business, Russian state atomic energy corporation, Rosatom, has opened an energy storage business unit based around lithium-ion batteries.
Over 43% of electricity needs met through renewable energy in India: Infosys

Russian nuclear corporation to hold online global atomic quiz on November 10, including in Bengali, Tamil

Nuclear Asia
Russian state atomic energy corporation Rosatom will be conducting an online nuclear quiz contest for school and college students in India, and across the world, according to a company announcement.
Bangladesh, India inaugurate oil pipeline, railway projects

Leningrad nuclear plant’s second VVER-1200 reactor connected to grid, supplies power

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Marking a significant milestone for the state-of-the art Generation III+ VVER-1200 reactor developed by the Russian state atomic energy corporation Rosatom, unit 6 of the Leningrad nuclear power plant (NPP) was connected to the grid last week, according to a Rosatom release.
Japan to pursue nuclear fuel recycling amid plutonium stockpile dilemma

Japan to pursue nuclear fuel recycling amid plutonium stockpile dilemma

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In a move that has sparked major controversy, Japan has announced earlier this month that it will pursue a nuclear fuel recycling program involving plutonium extraction from spent fuel waste.
India continues to be denied membership of NSG: Anil Kakodkar

Uzbekistan a key partner in India’s efforts to build strategic uranium reserve

Nuclear Asia
Endowed with one of the richest uranium reserves in the world, Uzbekistan, the most populous country in Central Asia, is a key partner for India in the latter’s efforts to develop a strategic reserve of nuclear fuel for ensuring long-term energy security.
Reactor vessel, steam generator shipment despatched for Bangladesh's first nuclear plant

Russian-made reactor vessel reaches Bangladesh, Prime Minister to inaugurate

Nuclear Asia
The reactor of the first unit of Bangladesh’s first nuclear power plant at Rooppur (RNPP) has arrived at the port of Mongla along with the steam generator.

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