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Dec 05, 2017
Kudankulam nuclear power plant generates full 2,000 MW capacity for the first timeKudankulam, around 650 km from Chennai, has two 1,000 MW nuclear power plants, built with Russian equipment.
Oct 28, 2017
Kudankulam nuclear plant's unit 2 should be operational in next two weeks, says NPCIL chief SK SharmaThe Unit 2 of the Kudankulam Nuclear Plant, which is undergoing maintenance since August, should be operational in the next two weeks
Sep 29, 2017
Restarting of Kudankulam nuclear power plant delayed by one month to 3 NovemberThe mega nuclear power plant was shut down on 4 August due to hydrogen concentration in the stator was originally expected to restart on 4 September.
Aug 01, 2017
India, Russia sign three contracts, to begin work on units 5 and 6 of Kudankulam nuclear power plantIndia and Russia have signed contracts for priority design works and supply of main equipment for units 5 and 6 of the Kudankulam nuclear power plant in Tamil Nadu
Jul 21, 2017
Rosatom open to signing NPCIL contract for six 1200 MW nuclear reactors at one goAt present, India and Russia have signed an agreement for six 1,000-MW nuclear reactors, of which two have been built and are operational at Kudankulam.
Jul 11, 2017
Russia offers India latest third-generation reactors for post-Kudankulam nuclear projectRussia has offered India the latest "Generation 3-plus" nuclear reactor —the VVER-1200 — powered by advanced fuel, to be set up at a yet-to-be designated site in parallel to the ongoing 6,000 MW Kudankulam project in Tamil Nadu.
Jul 10, 2017
Tamil Nadu urges Centre to allocate entire 2,000 MW power from Kudankulam III, IV units to stateTamil Nadu chief minister Edappadi K Palaniswamy urged the Centre to allocatethe entire 2,000 MW power from the third and fourth nuclear power units in Kudankulam to the state.
Jun 29, 2017
Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant construction begins, expected to finish in 73 monthsThe NPCIL on Thursday put the 'first pour of concrete' for unit three of Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant (KKNPP), marking the commencement of construction work with a deadline.
Jun 26, 2017
Former AEC chief says India should aim for 40 percent electricity from nuclear power by 2050We think there is a scope for India to substantially increase nuclear power says former AEC chief.
Jun 10, 2017
Former Kerala CM Achuthanandan opposes plan for two new units at Kudankulam plantVeteran CPM leader VS Achuthanandan on Saturday expressed concern over the plans to set up two more reactors at Kundankulam Nuclear Power Plant.