Coal power plants in India flouting emission control norms

Coal power plants in India flouting emission control norms: Report

IANS
Out of around 500 units of coal-based power plants in India over 300 are not adhering to the emission norms notified by the Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change in December 2015, a report by Greenpeace India, Help Delhi Breathe, My Right to Breathe, Jhatkaa, The Climate Agenda and Urban Jyoti Abhiyaan (URJA) said.
China to oppose India's Nuclear Suppliers Group entry

China to oppose India’s Nuclear Suppliers Group entry: Geng Shuang

IANS
Despite Russia`s promise to persuade China to let India become a member of the Nuclear Suppliers Group (NSG), Beijing said its stance on the issue remained unchanged.
Module 1 of world’s largest superconducting magnet being shipped to ITER

World’s Largest Fusion N-Plant built with India participation reaches halfway point

IANS / NUCLEAR ASIA
The world’s biggest and most expensive nuclear fusion research project, known as the International Thermonuclear Experimental Reactor (ITER), in which India is a scientific partner is now 50 per cent built.
Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant in India safe from Fukushima-like disaster

Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant in India safe from Fukushima-like disaster: Vladimir Asmolov

IANS / NUCLEAR ASIA
Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant in Tamil Nadu and other similar projects of Russian design meet all post-Fukushima safety requirements with particular attention was given to withstanding external hazards, like an earthquake or a tsunami, said an official of Russia’s Rosatom State Atomic Energy Corporation.
Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant in India reaches full capacity

Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant in India reaches full capacity

NUCLEAR ASIA
Unit 2 of Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant in India reached its full capacity of 1000 MW today.
Bangladesh enters global nuclear club, construction of Rooppur N-Plant begins

Bangladesh enters global nuclear club, construction of Rooppur N-Plant begins

NUCLEAR ASIA
Bangladesh on Thursday became the 32nd country in the world and 3rd in South Asia to harness the power of atom.
Bangladesh marks First Concrete pouring of Rooppur plant with stamp, flash mob

Bangladesh marks First Concrete pouring of Rooppur plant with stamp, flash mob

NUCLEAR ASIA
November 30, 2017 has been a day of many firsts for Bangladesh. The country witnessed the pouring of the First Concrete of its first nuclear power plant at Rooppur.
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.

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