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Villagers in Madhya Pradesh's Chutka, twice displaced, vow to fight government over proposed nuclear power plant
India

Villagers in Madhya Pradesh's Chutka, twice displaced, vow to fight government over proposed nuclear power plant

Villagers in Chutka, Mandla district of Madhya Pradesh are hoping to use the power of the ballot in the 2019 Lok Sabha elections to prevent the setting up of a nuclear power plant.

Activists raise concern over proposed nuclear plant in Madhya Pradesh's Chutka, say villagers being exploited
India

Activists raise concern over proposed nuclear plant in Madhya Pradesh's Chutka, say villagers being exploited

Activists and villagers raised their concerns over a proposed nuclear power plant in Chutka in Madhya Pradesh on Tuesday, saying it would destroy nature and take away their homeland.

India signs MoU with companies to construct six nuclear reactors in Maharashtra
News & Analysis

India signs MoU with companies to construct six nuclear reactors in Maharashtra

The EPR is a third generation PWR design whose earlier versions are in use in some nuclear plants in India.

India’s atomic power plant sets record by continuously operating for 766 days
News & Analysis

India’s atomic power plant sets record by continuously operating for 766 days

The NPCIL currently has 22 reactors with a total capacity of 6,780 MW in operation.

Reliance Infra bags Rs 1,081 crore EPC contract from NPCIL for Kudankulam Nuclear Power Project
Business

Reliance Infra bags Rs 1,081 crore EPC contract from NPCIL for Kudankulam Nuclear Power Project

Reliance Infrastructure has received a Rs 1,081 crore purchase order from Nuclear Power Corporation of India Limited for Kudankulam Nuclear Power Project

Emmanuel Macron in India: Agreement on Jaitapur nuclear plant likely to be signed during French president's visit
India

Emmanuel Macron in India: Agreement on Jaitapur nuclear plant likely to be signed during French president's visit

India and France are likely to sign a framework agreement for expediting the Jaitapur nuclear power plant project during French President Emmanuel Macron’s visit next month, sources from the Indian side have said

Kudankulam nuclear power plant generates full 2,000 MW capacity for the first time
India

Kudankulam nuclear power plant generates full 2,000 MW capacity for the first time

Kudankulam, around 650 km from Chennai, has two 1,000 MW nuclear power plants, built with Russian equipment.

India pushing for Jaitapur nuclear plant despite cost escalation, protests from locals
India

India pushing for Jaitapur nuclear plant despite cost escalation, protests from locals

Ignoring both local protests as well as the fact that French nuclear giant Areva SA is facing a financial crisis, the Indian nuclear establishment continues to push for the Jaitapur Nuclear Power Project (JNPP) planned in Ratnagiri, Maharashtra.

Kudankulam nuclear plant's unit 2 should be operational in next two weeks, says NPCIL chief SK Sharma
India

Kudankulam nuclear plant's unit 2 should be operational in next two weeks, says NPCIL chief SK Sharma

The Unit 2 of the Kudankulam Nuclear Plant, which is undergoing maintenance since August, should be operational in the next two weeks

Rosatom open to signing NPCIL contract for six 1200 MW nuclear reactors at one go
News & Analysis

Rosatom open to signing NPCIL contract for six 1200 MW nuclear reactors at one go

At 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.

Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant construction begins, expected to finish in 73 months
India

Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant construction begins, expected to finish in 73 months

The 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.

Modi-Trump meet: India-US civil nuclear deal may figure in talks, but NPCIL reactor pact unlikely
India

Modi-Trump meet: India-US civil nuclear deal may figure in talks, but NPCIL reactor pact unlikely

The India-US civil nuclear deal is expected to figure during talks between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and President Donald Trump on Monday, but a pact between the NPCIL and Westinghouse to build six power reactors in Andhra Pradesh is unlikely to be signed.

Narendra Modi's US visit: India's nuclear plant agreement with Westinghouse unlikely before trip
India

Narendra Modi's US visit: India's nuclear plant agreement with Westinghouse unlikely before trip

An agreement between the NPCIL and Westinghouse to build six atomic reactors in Andhra Pradesh will unlikely be signed during Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit to the United States next week.

Narendra Modi in Russia: New Kudankulam deal likely to boost flagging relations, India's nuclear aspirations
India

Narendra Modi in Russia: New Kudankulam deal likely to boost flagging relations, India's nuclear aspirations

Russia remains the only country that has committed to developing nuclear power plants in India despite the CLNDA, a good experience with Kudankulam is therefore important to retain India's only foreign nuclear vendor

Kudankulam nuclear power plant's fifth and sixth units to cost around Rs 50,000 crore
India

Kudankulam nuclear power plant's fifth and sixth units to cost around Rs 50,000 crore

The Kudankulam nuclear power project will take seven years to start generating electricity.

India, Russia sign key pact for two nuclear power units in Kudankulum
Business

India, Russia sign key pact for two nuclear power units in Kudankulum

The reactors will be built by India's Nuclear Power Corporation of India Ltd and Russia's Atomstroyexport company

Kudankulam protests: Seeking livelihood, a village in Tamil Nadu fights under constant shadow of sedition
India

Kudankulam protests: Seeking livelihood, a village in Tamil Nadu fights under constant shadow of sedition

Villagers and fishermen at Idinthakari had joined the struggle against the Kudankulam power plant because of its long-term adverse impacts on their lives.

Scientists baffled after Kakrapar Nuclear Power Plant in Gujarat contracts 'small pox'
News & Analysis

Scientists baffled after Kakrapar Nuclear Power Plant in Gujarat contracts 'small pox'

Indian scientists are burning the midnight oil to unravel the mysterious nuclear leak at the Kakrapar Nuclear Power Plant in Gujarat.

Second nuclear power unit at Kudankulam comes online
News & Analysis

Second nuclear power unit at Kudankulam comes online

The second 1,000 MW unit of the Kudankulam Nuclear Power Project (KNPP) in Tamil Nadu was connected to the grid on Monday, said a senior official.

As Kudankulam nuclear reactor turns operational, it's time for PMO to cede control of sector
India

As Kudankulam nuclear reactor turns operational, it's time for PMO to cede control of sector

With the Kudankulam reactor operational at last, critics have spoken out against the problems with India's nuclear programmes. Here's why those concerns are not entirely accurate.