New renewable device generates electricity ”out of thin air”

IANS
Scientists at the University of Massachusetts Amherst in the US have developed a device that uses a natural protein to create electricity from moisture in the air.

Rooppur Nuclear Power Plant makes rapid progress in Bangladesh

BSS
Manufacture of the first body parts of hydro accumulators for passive core flooding system intended for Unit 2 of Rooppur Nuclear Power Plant (RNPP) has been completed, according to a release received here today.
Molybdenum mining in India stuck owing to policy issues

440-MW of Nuclear power plants in Tamil Nadu, Karnataka soon

IANS
A total of 440-megawatt (MW) of Nuclear Power generation is expected to begin in Tamil Nadu and Karnataka between November 27 and December 1 this year, as per Power System Operation Corporation Ltd (POSOCO).
Russia ships out equipment for Kudankulam n-plant

Rosatom completes one steam generator for Kudankulam N-plant 4

IANS
Russia”s integrated nuclear power company Rosatom State Atomic Energy Corporation”s machine building division Atomenergomash has completed production of a steam generator for the upcoming nuclear power plant at Kudankulam in Tamil Nadu.
Globe needs action to reverse climate impact: Naoko Ishii

Arujna’s arrows had nuclear power, says Bengal Governor

IANS
West Bengal Governor Jagdeep Dhankhar on Tuesday caused eyebrows to be raised with his interpretation of India”s epics, saying that in the “Mahabharata”, Arjuna”s arrows had “nuclear power” while the “Ramayana” has spoken of aircraft.
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

IANS
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.

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