BARC's nuclear technology for scientific e-waste management in India

BARC’s nuclear technology for scientific e-waste management in India

Nuclear Asia
India’s premier nuclear research institution, the state-run Bhabha Atomic Research Centre (BARC) in Mumbai, has developed various technologies for recycling of electronic waste (e-waste) and is currently making efforts to transfer this technology to the Indian e-waste processsing industry that for the major part continues to be in the hands of unorganised sector players.
Reliance Infrastructure emerges lowest EPC bidder for third and fourth units of Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant

Huge core catcher installed at Kudankulam nuclear unit 4

IANS
The fourth 1,000 MW atomic power plant coming up in Tamil Nadu’s Tirunelveli districtattained a milestone with the installation of core catcher or core melt localisation device, said Russian company Rosatom.
Coal power plants in India flouting emission control norms

Vacuum pressure impregnation completed of ITER’s poloidal field coil PF1

Nuclear Asia
The smallest poloidal field magnet —PF1— of the International Thermonuclear Experimental Reactor (ITER), or the world’s largest nuclear fusion project currently being assembled at Cadarache, France, has successfully undergone vacuum pressure resin impregnation at the Sredne-Nevsky Shipyard in St.
BARC working out cost of research reactor for medical isotopes

EU nuclear safety regulator approves preliminary report on Belarus NPP

Nuclear Asia
The European Nuclear Safety Regulators Group (ENSREG) has approved the preliminary report on the peer review of the new Belarusian nuclear power plant (NPP) in Astravets, the European Union announced on Thursday.
Indian government alert on scams involving products making false claims of radioactive properties

Indian government alert on scams involving products making false claims of radioactive properties

Nuclear Asia
The Indian government has been periodically cautioning against scamsters in the country selling fake equipment that they claim contains radioactive material with the aim of cheating gullible people out of large sums of money, the Minister for Atomic Energy Jitendra Singh said earlier this month.
Plant launched in Russia to produce fuel for China's CFR-600 fast neutron reactor

Plant launched in Russia to produce fuel for China’s CFR-600 fast neutron reactor

Nuclear Asia
Russian state atomic energy corporation Rosatom’s fuel arm TVEL has launched a production site for fabricating fuel for China’s flagship fast neutron reactor project, the CFR-600.