Taking a cue from the successful execution of Rooppur Nuclear Power Plant under a tripartite agreement with Russia and Bangladesh, India has inked a Memorandum of Understanding with Argentina to give fillip to execute projects in third country through tripartite agreements.
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.
The first “concrete ceremony” marking the beginning of main construction of the second unit of Rooppur Nuclear Power Project (RNPP) in Bangladesh took place on Saturday at Rooppur, Russian state-run atomic energy corporation Rosatom said in a statement.
The Cabinet on Thursday gave post-facto approval to an MoU signed between India and France on bilateral cooperation in the field of new and renewable energy.
India’s plan to build 21 nuclear reactors by 2030 by using different technologies is on track, Atomic Energy Department Secretary Sekhar Basu said on Wednesday.
The upcoming plasma-based world’s largest reactor that aims to demonstrate that it is possible to produce commercial electricity from clean energy source fusion is empowering industry globally, including Indian manufacturing.
After inspecting the nuclear power plant in Karachi on Wednesday, International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) Director General Yukia Amano expressed satisfaction at their security arrangements.
The Nuclear Power Corporation of India Ltd today told the Supreme Court that the Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant has advanced safety features and it was designed to withstand earthquakes and other such threats.
The largest solar power plant in Bangladesh with a power generation capacity of 28 MW has started its operation in Teknaf of Cox’s Bazar.