Reliance Infrastructure emerges lowest EPC bidder for third and fourth units of Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant

Reliance Infrastructure emerges lowest EPC bidder for Units 3 and 4 of Kudankulam N-Plant in India

IANS / NUCLEAR ASIA
Reliance Infrastructure Limited (RInfra) has emerged the lowest bidder for the engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) contract tendered by Nuclear Power Corporation of India Ltd (NPCIL) for the Units 3 and 4 of the Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant in Tamil Nadu, sources told IANS news agency.
India to have six fast breeder reactors by 2039

India to have six fast breeder reactors by 2039; first to become operational in 2018

NUCLEAR ASIA
The indigenously designed and locally constructed Prototype Fast Breeder Reactor (PFBR), an important link in India’s quest to gain complete control of fuel cycle, is nearing completion.
Trump expected to change course on Paris climate accord: UN Environment head

India`s decision to opt for renewables is extraordinary and positive: Head of the UN Environment Programme

IANS
Changes to opt for renewables taking place in India and China are extraordinary and extremely positive, said Erik Solheim, Head of the UN Environment Programme (UNEP).
Coal - the killer investment without a future

Coal – killer investment without a future, responsible for over 80 000 premature deaths across India every year: Expert

IANS
Analysis included in the research by The Lancet Countdown on Health and Climate Change, the collaboration behind the research, shows air pollution from coal plants is responsible for over 80,000 premature deaths across India each year.
US affirms plan for 6 nuclear plants in India

Architect of India-US nuclear ties Kenneth Juster confirmed as ambassador to New Delhi

IANS / NUCLEAR ASIA
The United States Senate has unanimously confirmed former Under Secretary for Commerce in the George W.
VVER-1200 reactor unit in Russia adjudged ‘Top Plant’

VVER-1200 reactor unit in Russia adjudged ‘Top Plant’, Bangladesh ecstatic for Rooppur nuclear plant

NUCLEAR ASIA
Russia`s Novovoronezh Nuclear Power Plant Unit 6 with the VVER-1200 reactor, the same model which will be installed in Bangladesh’s nuclear power plant at Rooppur, has been adjudged the ‘Top Plant-2017’ in the nuclear power generation category.
Rooppur Nuclear Power Plant in Bangladesh gets design and construction licence

Rooppur Nuclear Power Plant in Bangladesh gets design and construction licence

UNB / NUCLEAR ASIA
The authorities of the Rooppur Nuclear Power Plant (RNPP) project, including Bangladesh Atomic Energy Commission (BAEC) received the design and construction license for its 2,400 MW nuclear power project from Bangladesh Atomic Energy Regulatory Authority (BAERA).