Sep 02, 2021 08:40 PM IST
Under the agreement, Madhya Pradesh will get nuclear power at Rs 2.289 per unit from the Kakrapar Atomic Power Station (KAPS) near Surat in Gujarat.
- Aug 25, 2020 12:10 PM IST
The climate section of the EU's Sustainable Finance Taxonomy is due to be finalised this year and it could prove crucial as nuclear power and most natural gas plants and pipelines were excluded from a provisional list published in March.
- Jul 03, 2020 08:52 PM IST
The plan is part of Germany’s ‘energy transition’ - an effort to wean Europe’s biggest economy off planet-warming fossil fuels and generate all of the country’s considerable energy needs from renewable sources.
- Feb 19, 2020 01:24 PM IST
A focus on nuclear power will not only help India reduce its dependence on fossil fuels that contribute to climate change, but will also make India more energy independent.
- Mar 09, 2019 10:07 AM IST
North Korea has frozen nuclear and missile testing since 2017, and Trump has pointed to this as a positive outcome from nearly a year of high-level engagement with North Korea.
- Feb 08, 2018 03:56 PM IST
"We ... have become capable of showcasing our stature as a world-class military power to the world.", Kim Jong Un said.
- Feb 07, 2018 10:04 PM IST
The security aspects are being reviewed by the Atomic Energy Regulatory Board (AERB) before giving clearance for various stages of the projects.
- Apr 10, 2017 08:07 PM IST
Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull today said his country is ready to start export of uranium to India as soon as possible, two-and-a-half years after the two countries signed a civil nuclear cooperation deal.
- Feb 22, 2017 08:22 AM IST
As Fukushima nuclear disaster nears its sixth anniversary, it continues to be a grim reminder of the destruction and loss lives that nuclear power can cause, it said, adding "At this point of time countries like India need to rethink their energy policies and say no nuclear power."
- Oct 25, 2016 03:38 PM IST
"Its overall goal is to have 14.5 GWe (Gigawatt or one billion watts of electricity power) of nuclear generating capacity online by 2024, compared to 6,219 MWe now," said the World Nuclear Performance Report 2016 released at the Singapore International Energy Week being held this week.
- May 09, 2016 01:19 PM IST
Under the new leadership of PK Singh, Chairman of Sail, the goals have been rewritten for India‘s largest steel producer. The company is targeting steel production at 17 million tonnes for FY17 and 20 million tonnes for FY18.
- Apr 17, 2016 09:23 PM IST
For the fifth year in a row, China has topped the world's patent application list showcasing its booming culture of innovation, but failed to achieve any major breakthroughs, a Chinese official said today.
- Dec 28, 2015 12:57 PM IST
A senior Indian government official told Reuters earlier this month that the country expects to seal a contract with Toshiba's US nuclear unit Westinghouse to build six nuclear reactors in the first half of next year.
- Nov 18, 2015 07:59 AM IST
China National Nuclear Corp will work with Argentina's state-owned company Nucleoelectrica to build the South American nation's fourth and fifth reactors, CNNC said yesterday in a statement posted on its website. The agreement was reached over the weekend at the G20 summit in Turkey.
- Nov 03, 2015 07:57 AM IST
The report 'India's Stocks of Civil and Military Plutonium and Highly Enriched Uranium, End 2014' concludes that India has "one of the largest nuclear power programmes among developing nations".
- Jul 25, 2015 12:59 PM IST
The new plant will take the number of China's nuclear power units under construction to 26, perceived as number one in scale in the world.
- Mar 11, 2015 01:45 PM IST
Minister of State for Atomic Energy and Space Jitendra Singh also assured members in the Lok Sabha that safety standards in India's nuclear plants were as good as anywhere in the world and in fact, "more than many other countries".
- Jan 30, 2015 10:18 AM IST
Praveen Sood, CFO, HCC Group is a bit disappointed with order inflows on the nuclear power and hydel project side but hopes that with US President visiting India there could be development in nuclear power projects
- Oct 31, 2014 10:44 AM IST
Praveen Sood, CFO of HCC says profitability margins are coming from efforts to bring down costs. The company is seeing order inflow momentum only in the road sector as of now.
- Mar 11, 2014 05:07 PM IST
Japan shut down its reactors in the wake of the meltdown at the Fukushima nuclear power plant following the March 2011 earthquake and tsunami and Prime Minister Shinzo Abe is keen to return the resource-poor country back to nuclear energy.
- Aug 08, 2013 07:00 PM IST
The Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) has rapped the Nuclear Power Corporation of India Ltd for not following transparency guidelines while awarding a contract for equipment of an atomic power project.
- Jul 26, 2013 10:39 PM IST
The 6,000 megawatt (MW) Koodankulam Nuclear Power Project (KKNPP) will be commencing operations by the end of August. It may be good news for the industry in general, but the wind sector may raise concerns over supply of transmission systems.
- May 06, 2013 05:08 PM IST
The Supreme Court today cleared hurdles in commissioning of the controversial Kudankulam nuclear plant, saying that the safety and security requirements have been taken care of and the project would benefit larger public interest.
- Jan 01, 2013 12:35 PM IST
MV Ramana tells Forbes India that despite the Indian leadership being committed to nuclear energy, he is not optimistic about its future in the country
- Sep 13, 2012 06:01 PM IST
The Supreme Court today refused to stay loading of fuel for nuclear power plant at Kudankulam but agreed to examine the risk associated with the project, saying safety of people living in its vicinity is of prime concern.