Experts call for more nuclear research facilities in Bangladesh as construction begins on Rooppur N-plant

Bangladesh looking to set up next Nuclear Power Plant: Sheikh Hasina

TASS / NUCLEAR ASIA
Bangladesh recently entered the elite club of countries that have tamed the power of the atom to generated nuclear energy to boost its economic growth.
How Safety Is Ensured at All the Rooppur Nuclear Power Plant Project Implementation Stages in Bangladesh

Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant in India generated 22,800 million units of electricity

HINDU / NUCLEAR ASIA
The Units 1 and 2 of the Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant (KKNPP) have jointly generated 22,800 million units ever since the reactors supplied by Russia started functioning, its Site Director, D.
Bangladesh’s power transmission capacity increases by 3500 MW

Bangladesh’s power transmission capacity increases by 3500 MW

UNB
Bangladesh’s power transmission capacity has increased by about 3500 MW in last one year with five new grid substations were built and 386 circuit kilometer transmission lines were constructed.
India joined Australia Group

After Wassenaar Arrangement and Missile Technology Control Regime, India joined Australia Group

IANS / PTI
After the Wassenaar Arrangement and the Missile Technology Control Regime (MTCR), India notched up another success as it was made a member of the Australia Group, the third of the four key global export control regimes that will help pave the way for entry into the Nuclear Suppliers’ Group.
Bangladesh plans for 24,000 MW by 2021, 60,000 MW by 2041

Bangladesh plans for 24,000 MW power by 2021, 60,000 MW by 2041

energybangla.com
Bangladesh`s Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina today said the government’s future plan is to generate 24,000 MW power by 2021 and 60,000 MW by 2041.
Road to Better Prospects for Nuclear Energy

India, Wassenaar Arrangement and Beyond: Road to Better Prospects for Nuclear Energy

NUCLEAR ASIA
Even as China’s opposition has scuttled India’s entry into Nuclear Suppliers Group (NSG), 2017 did end for Indian Nuclear Programme with a bang as the country became the 42nd member of the Wassenaar Arrangement, a global export control regime.
Experts raise concern over ‘Energiewende’ failures

Confederation of Indian Industry urges govt to bring electricity, oil, natural gas under GST

PTI
Industry association CII has asked the government for inclusion of oil and natural gas in the new Goods and Services Tax (GST) regime at the earliest.