Work to start on Bangladesh nuclear power plant project aided by Russia

Work to start on Rooppur Nuclear Power Plant in Bangladesh on November, 30

IANS
Work will start on November, 30, on constructing the first nuclear power plant in Bangladesh at Rooppur with Russian collaboration, according to an announcement from Russia’s Rosatom Atomic Energy Corporation.
Unit 2 of Kudankulam Nuclear Power plant in India resumes electricity generation

Unit 2 of Kudankulam Nuclear Power plant in India resumes electricity generation

PTI / NUCLEAR ASIA
The second unit of the Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant (KKNPP) in Tamil Nadu today resumed electricity generation, Site Director S V Jinna said in a release.

Bangladesh shortlists eight sites for second nuclear power plant after Rooppur

NUCLEAR ASIA
As the pouring of the first concrete for the Rooppur Nuclear Power Plant (RNPP) is expected this month, news pours in that Bangladesh has shortlisted eight sites for its next nuclear power plant and survey will start soon.
Bangladesh Atomic Energy Commission Bill passed

Parliament passed Bangladesh Atomic Energy Commission Bill

UNB / NUCLEAR ASIA
Parliament on Wednesday passed the ‘Bangladesh Atomic Energy Commission Bill, 2017’ to update the version of the ‘Bangladesh Atomic Commission Order, 1973’ in Bangla.
Reliance Infrastructure emerges lowest EPC bidder for third and fourth units of Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant

Reliance Infrastructure emerges lowest EPC bidder for Units 3 and 4 of Kudankulam N-Plant in India

IANS / NUCLEAR ASIA
Reliance Infrastructure Limited (RInfra) has emerged the lowest bidder for the engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) contract tendered by Nuclear Power Corporation of India Ltd (NPCIL) for the Units 3 and 4 of the Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant in Tamil Nadu, sources told IANS news agency.
India to have six fast breeder reactors by 2039

India to have six fast breeder reactors by 2039; first to become operational in 2018

NUCLEAR ASIA
The indigenously designed and locally constructed Prototype Fast Breeder Reactor (PFBR), an important link in India’s quest to gain complete control of fuel cycle, is nearing completion.
US affirms plan for 6 nuclear plants in India

Architect of India-US nuclear ties Kenneth Juster confirmed as ambassador to New Delhi

IANS / NUCLEAR ASIA
The United States Senate has unanimously confirmed former Under Secretary for Commerce in the George W.
VVER-1200 reactor unit in Russia adjudged ‘Top Plant’

VVER-1200 reactor unit in Russia adjudged ‘Top Plant’, Bangladesh ecstatic for Rooppur nuclear plant

NUCLEAR ASIA
Russia`s Novovoronezh Nuclear Power Plant Unit 6 with the VVER-1200 reactor, the same model which will be installed in Bangladesh’s nuclear power plant at Rooppur, has been adjudged the ‘Top Plant-2017’ in the nuclear power generation category.
Rooppur Nuclear Power Plant in Bangladesh gets design and construction licence

Rooppur Nuclear Power Plant in Bangladesh gets design and construction licence

UNB / NUCLEAR ASIA
The authorities of the Rooppur Nuclear Power Plant (RNPP) project, including Bangladesh Atomic Energy Commission (BAEC) received the design and construction license for its 2,400 MW nuclear power project from Bangladesh Atomic Energy Regulatory Authority (BAERA).
Private investment can help India reduce 35% greenhouse gas emissions

India can cut 35 per cent greenhouse gas emissions with private investment: International Finance Corporation

IANS / NUCLEAR ASIA
Private investment can help India to meet its climate change targets, including reducing the greenhouse gas emissions by up to 35 per cent by 2030, a report by International Finance Corporation, a member of the World Bank Group said.

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