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Westinghouse expected to sign deal with Indian firm NPCIL to promote nuclear exports during Donald Trump's visit
World

Westinghouse expected to sign deal with Indian firm NPCIL to promote nuclear exports during Donald Trump's visit

Trump has made bilateral trade with India a top priority, seeking greater market access for US products from farm goods to motorcycles.

Nuclear reactor in Karnataka nabs world record for running 895 straight days
science

Nuclear reactor in Karnataka nabs world record for running 895 straight days

The indigenous reactor, powered by domestic fuel, has been operating continuously since May 2016.

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.

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.

Restarting of Kudankulam nuclear power plant delayed by one month to 3 November
News & Analysis

Restarting of Kudankulam nuclear power plant delayed by one month to 3 November

The 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.

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.

Russia offers India latest third-generation reactors for post-Kudankulam nuclear project
India

Russia offers India latest third-generation reactors for post-Kudankulam nuclear project

Russia 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.

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.

Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant can withstand Fukushima-like accident, claims Russian official
Business

Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant can withstand Fukushima-like accident, claims Russian official

Rosatom state nuclear corporation, the Indo-Russia nuclear cooperation, will construct six units of VVER-1000 light-water reactors at Kudankulam

Few steps left to implement Indo-US N-deal: White House
World

Few steps left to implement Indo-US N-deal: White House

The US has said that few steps are still needed to be put in place to implement the landmark civil nuclear deal with India and there will be a meeting soon on the proposed insurance pool.

Breakthrough: India-US end 6-year-old impasse over civil nuclear deal
Business

Breakthrough: India-US end 6-year-old impasse over civil nuclear deal

Indian PM Narendra Modi and US President Barack Obama ended the six-year-old deadlock over operationalising the landmark civil nuclear deal signed in 2008.

Kudankulam nuclear plant to start commercial operations next month
Economy

Kudankulam nuclear plant to start commercial operations next month

The Nuclear Power Corporation of India Ltd (NPCIL) is expected to start commercial operations of its first 1,000 MW unit at Kudankulam Nuclear Power Project (KNPP) next month, said a senior official Thursday.

Kudankulam plant moves a step closer to commissioning
India

Kudankulam plant moves a step closer to commissioning

The much-delayed Kudankulam project moved a step towards commissioning with the nuclear regulator granting permission for the 'second heat up'

Live: Narayanasamy says Kudankulam plant is safe
India

Live: Narayanasamy says Kudankulam plant is safe

Police have fired tear gas and used batons to disperse thousands of protestors from the site of the Kudankulam nuclear power plant, causing them to flee to the sea in a bid to escape

Nuclear corp refuses to release safety report
India

Nuclear corp refuses to release safety report

Nuclear Power Corporation of India Ltd (NCPIL) has objected to a Central Information Commission (CIC) order for releasing a safety report on the Kudankulam nuclear reactor, saying it is holding it in a fiduciary capacity on behalf of a Russian company.

Anti-Kudankulam activists willing to end protest ‎
India

Anti-Kudankulam activists willing to end protest ‎

People's Movement Against Nuclear Energy (PMANE) have agreed to withdraw their protest if the central government commits a time-frame for fulfilling some of their demands.

Indefinite fast against Kudankulam N-plant resumes
India

Indefinite fast against Kudankulam N-plant resumes

At least 24 activists of People's Movement Against Nuclear Energy (PMANE), today launched an indefinite fast at four villages in Tirunelveli district.