World nuclear power generation picks up pace, China leads growth

India takes three steps to implement nuclear deal with US: Westinghouse Electric Co express satisfaction

PTI
India has taken three steps to implement the historic civil nuclear deal with the US to enhance confidence of the domestic and foreign companies in the country’s nuclear industry, a top American diplomat said.

R K Singh takes over as new Power and New Renewable Energy Minister

PIB
Raj Kumar Singh on Tuesday took charge as the new Union Minister of State of Power and New & Renewable Energy from Piyush Goyal, who headed to the Ministry of Railways.

Bangladesh and Russia sign deal on spent nuclear fuel

ENERGYBANGLA.COM
Governments of the Russian Federation and the Bangladesh have signed a collaboration agreement on import of spent nuclear fuel of Rooppur NPP to Russia, today.

Union minister Piyush Goyal addresses the 8th World Renewable Energy Technology Congress

Press Information Bureau
Union Minister of State (IC) for Power, Coal, Renewable Energy and Mines, Shri Piyush Goyal, addressed a distinguished gathering of delegates attending the 3-day 8th World Renewable Energy Technology Congress here today.

India to add 7000 MW nuclear power capacity: Union Power Minister Piyush Goyal

PTI
The Centre is looking at doubling the nuclear power generation capacity to about 14,000 MW, Union minister Piyush Goyal said today even as he ruled out its becoming the main source of energy for the country.

Long-Term Potential of Nuclear Power Remains High: IAEA Report

IAEA
Nuclear power’s long-term potential remains high, although its global expansion is projected to slow down in coming years, according to a new IAEA report on International Status and Prospects for Nuclear Power 2017.

IGCAR awards Rs 763.57 CR contract to Hindustan Construction Company to build fast breeder reactor facility

HCC
Infrastructure major, Hindustan Construction Company (HCC) has been awarded a prestigious IGCAR (Indira Gandhi Center for Atomic Research) contract worth Rs 763.

Indian Railways refuses DAE partnership to build foreign nuclear reactors

PTI
The Department of Atomic Energy’s efforts to forge joint ventures with PSUs for building foreign nuclear reactors in the country has received a setback with the Railways declining its offer to enter a partnership for the purpose, a senior government official has said.
How Safety Is Ensured at All the Rooppur Nuclear Power Plant Project Implementation Stages in Bangladesh

India, Russia ink three contracts on Kudankulam

RITU SHARMA
Construction of Units 5 and 6 at the India’s largest nuclear power plant at Kudankulam has reached implementation stage as Russian ASE Group of Companies (a part of ROSATOM State Atomic Energy Corporation) and Nuclear Power Corporation of India (NPCIL) inked three main contracts for the construction of new units.

“Atoms for Peace and Development”: Sixty Years of Entry into Force of the IAEA Statute

IAEA
Sixty years ago today, the IAEA formally came into existence after 26 countries ratified its Statute, bringing it into force.