India signed an agreement with Bangladesh to provide a USD 4.5 billion credit line for infrastructure projects including Rooppur Nuclear Power Plant (RNPP) and multipurpose container terminal of Paira Port.
The First Pour of Concrete of Rooppur Nuclear Power Plant in Bangladesh likely in October: The Financial Express
The First Pour of Concrete for the construction of Russian-designed Rooppur Nuclear Power Plant (RNPP) in Bangladesh is likely to happen this month with highest authorities to be present from both countries.
Professor & Head of Nuclear Medicine Department of India’s premier institutions All India Institute Of Medical Science (AIIMS) CS Bal spoke to the Nuclear Asia about the progress of nuclear medicine in India and the challenges like shortage of manpower that contains the field from attaining its full potential.
Forced by global nuclear sanctions and hunger for clean energy, India had embarked on a three-stage nuclear energy programme that would eventually help it to exploit its vast reserves of thorium.
Nuclear Energy Programme is imperative for the execution of the ambitious plans of the Indian Government for the country’s economy.
Tamil Nadu Electricity Minister P Thangamani demanded to allot the 2,000MW of power that would be generated from units 3 and 4 of Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant (KKNPP) to the state.
India is discussing with various countries, including Uzbekistan, the procurement of nuclear fuel as part of its plan to create a strategic uranium reserve to ensure long-term security.