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
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.
The EPR is a third generation PWR design whose earlier versions are in use in some nuclear plants in India.
The NPCIL currently has 22 reactors with a total capacity of 6,780 MW in operation.
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 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, around 650 km from Chennai, has two 1,000 MW nuclear power plants, built with Russian equipment.
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
The Unit 2 of the Kudankulam Nuclear Plant, which is undergoing maintenance since August, should be operational in the next two weeks
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.
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.
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.
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
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
The Kudankulam nuclear power project will take seven years to start generating electricity.
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
Villagers and fishermen at Idinthakari had joined the struggle against the Kudankulam power plant because of its long-term adverse impacts on their lives.
Indian scientists are burning the midnight oil to unravel the mysterious nuclear leak at the Kakrapar Nuclear Power Plant in Gujarat.
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.
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.