Bangladesh needs 60,000 MW power to develop fully
State Minister for Power, Energy and Mineral Resources Nasrul Hamid said that Bangladesh has been working towards increasing its power generation capacity as the country needs 60,000 megawatt (MW) electricity to be a developed country by 2041.
IAEA’s 28th fusion energy meet deliberates on the way forward
Nuclear fusion can become a promising option to replace fossil fuels as the world’s primary energy source and could have an important role to play in addressing climate change was the overwhelming consensus among participants at the recently concluded International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) General Conference on fusion energy research.
IAEA assured full cooperation by Rosatom to ensure safe working of Ukraine’s nuclear plants
The Russian state atomic energy corporation Rosatom has assured the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) of its complete cooperation in the task of ensuring the safe operation of Ukrainian nuclear facilities in the context of the ongoing conflict in Ukraine.
Russia to take back nuke waste, to assist Bangladesh post-warranty period
Russia will take back the nuclear waste to be produced during the operation of the Rooppur Nuclear Power Plant (RNPP).
India should aim to get 40% electricity from nuclear power
Indigenous manufacturing of major components and ensuring a strong participation from the domestic industry are the major challenges before the Indian nuclear power programme now, says former Atomic Energy Commission (AEC) chief M R Srinivasan.
Three Kudankulam children to participate in international art camp in Russia
Three children whose parents work in Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant (KNPP) have been selected to participate in ‘Nuclear Kids’ international programme in Russia, said Russian State Atomic Energy Corporation Rosatom on Tuesday.
Department of Atomic Energy building check dam in Tamil Nadu
The Department of Atomic Energy (DAE) on Monday said the Rs.32.5 crore, 1.19 km long check dam it is building across the Palar river in Tamil Nadu’s Kancheepuram district will be ready by March 2020.
Construction begins on Unit 4 of Turkey’s first nuclear power plant
Construction work has started on the fourth unit of Turkey’s first nuclear power plant (NPP) at Akkuyu, according to Akkuyu Nuclear, which is a subsidiary of the Russian state atomic energy corporation Rosatom.
Another reactor attains criticality amid COVID-19: UAE launches Barakah NPP
Closely following India’s record breaking achievement of launching its first indigenously built reactor in 2020, the United Arab Emirates (UAE) has become only the second country in the world, amidst the ongoing coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, to start operations at the Arab world’s first nuclear power plant (NPP).
Kudankulam Nuclear Plant’s critical digital assets not susceptible to cyber-attack: Experts
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.