Anti-nuclear protests continue to dog Kudankulam
Jul 16, 2013
South | Press Trust of India | Wednesday December 11, 2013
Senior officials of Atomic Energy Department, including the Atomic Energy Regulatory Board (AERB) Chairman, today visited the Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant.
World | Reuters | Thursday November 28, 2013
Activity has been observed at a North Korean nuclear site that is consistent with an effort to restart a reactor, International Atomic Energy Agency chief Yukiya Amano said on Thursday.
South | Press Trust of India | Wednesday November 27, 2013
Joining issue with Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa who blamed the Centre for energy shortfall faced by Tamil Nadu, Union Minister of State for Commerce and Industry E M Sudarsana Natchiappan today asserted that adequate power has been ensured to the st...
World | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday November 27, 2013
Critics of the deal to cap Iran's nuclear programme say it repeats mistakes made with North Korea, but analysts say there is little to suggest Tehran will follow Pyongyang's path of broken promises to a nuclear bomb.
World | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday November 26, 2013
Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Tuesday launched the construction of the country's biggest atomic power plant and vowed to pursue further projects to make nuclear the largest energy source.
World | Reuters | Monday November 25, 2013
U.N. nuclear experts arrived in Japan on Monday to assess the decommissioning of the wrecked Fukushima nuclear plant.
South | Press Trust of India | Monday November 11, 2013
The 1000MWe first unit was shut down on October 29 for the second time in a week for some tests as mandated by the Atomic Energy Regulatory Board.
South | Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday October 30, 2013
The first unit of Kudankulam Nuclear Power Project (KNPP) stopped operations last night due to a feed water problem, a report said today.
South | Indo-Asian News Service | Sunday October 27, 2013
The first unit of Kudankulam Nuclear Power Project (KNPP) generated 165 MW at an average yesterday, states a Power System Operation Corporation Ltd report.
World | Reuters | Friday October 25, 2013
The UN atomic agency chief and a senior Iranian nuclear negotiator will meet on Monday before a new round of talks over the Islamic state's disputed atomic activities, the agency said on Thursday.
South | Sneha Mary Koshy | Tuesday October 22, 2013
People's Movement Against Nuclear Energy's leader SP Udaykumar who has been spearheading the protests against Kudankulam nuclear plant has slammed the two-hour electricity generation and supply by Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant authorities as a gimmi...
World | Associated Press | Monday October 21, 2013
Britain's government says it struck a deal with France's EDF energy and a group of Chinese investors to build the first nuclear power plant in a generation.
India | Press Trust of India | Sunday October 20, 2013
Prime Minister Manmohan Singh today arrived in Moscow on the first leg of a two-nation visit, during which he will hold talks with Russian President Vladimir Putin to strengthen bilateral strategic partnership.
World | Reuters | Friday October 18, 2013
Britain opened the door to investment from China in its nuclear sector on Thursday as finance minister George Osborne invited Chinese companies to take stakes in new nuclear projects.
World | Agence France-Presse | Friday October 4, 2013
The UN atomic agency said today it is sending a team from October 14-21 to review Japan's progress cleaning up areas around the stricken Fukushima nuclear plant.
Saturday September 28, 2013
Unveiling a plan for high growth through diversification and expansion, aluminium giant Nalco is set to invest more than Rs 33,000 crore in a host of sectors including energy to boost its productivity and profitability.
South | Press Trust of India | Saturday September 28, 2013
Leaders of People's Movement Against Nuclear Energy (PMANE) have urged the Tamil Nadu government to institute an inquiry against DSP of Valliyoor and Kudankulam police inspector for allegedly acting with "vendetta in a vindictive manner against them"...
World | Agence France-Presse | Monday September 23, 2013
Iran will take control of a Russian-built nuclear power station at Bushehr on its Gulf coast on Monday, Iranian Atomic Energy Agency chief Ali Akbar Salehi said.
World | Agence France-Presse | Saturday September 21, 2013
A proposed resolution by Arab states criticising Israel's widely-rumoured atomic arsenal was narrowly defeated on Friday at a gathering of the UN nuclear agency.
World | Agence France-Presse | Sunday September 15, 2013
Japan is to start the process of switching off its last working nuclear reactor Sunday for a scheduled inspection with no restart in sight due to public hostility towards atomic power.