The largest indigenously built nuclear reactor connected to power grid, informs Secretary of Atomic Energy

The largest indigenously built nuclear reactor connected to power grid, informs Secretary of Atomic Energy

New Delhi: The largest indigenously built nuclear reactor has been successfully connected to the power grid. This indigenously built atomic reactor is located at Kakrapar in Gujarat. India has drafted a comprehensive scheme to increase nuclear power generation. Accordingly, the focus has been improved on indigenous atomic reactor technology. Against this background, the successful connection […]

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PM congratulates scientists as ‘Made in India’ Atomic Power Station at Kakrapar is all set for power generation

PM congratulates scientists as ‘Made in India’ Atomic Power Station at Kakrapar is all set for power generation

Srinagar: The third power plant in Kakrapar nuclear project, in Gujarat is ready for power generation. It is considered to be a big success, that the indigenously designed and developed nuclear power plant has reached the critical stage. This has placed India, in the elite group of countries that have nuclear technology. Prime Minister Narendra Modi congratulated […]

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… Then Iran will become nuclear power in a year or two, warns French Foreign Minister

… Then Iran will become nuclear power in a year or two, warns French Foreign Minister

Paris: French Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian has warned, ‘The way Iran is violating the terms of the 2015 nuclear deal, it will become a nuclear country in a year or two.’ Two days ago, France had criticised the Iranian missile attacks on the US military bases in Iraq. Meanwhile, US President Trump has appealed […]

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US plans to ship nuclear reactors in space, to use nuclear power for long-duration stays

US plans to ship nuclear reactors in space, to use nuclear power for long-duration stays

Washington: The United States is planning to send the nuclear reactors in space to extend the lifespan of space missions without obstacles. The US space agency, NASA and the Department of Energy, are currently working on the project. Some preliminary tests have been completed, and the NASA officials claimed that it would be possible to […]

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Russia to expedite process to operationalise world’s first ambitious floating nuclear plant

Russia to expedite process to operationalise world’s first ambitious floating nuclear plant

Russia is expediting the process to operationalise world’s first ambitious ‘Floating Nuclear Plant’. This ‘Akademik Lomonosov’ floating nuclear plant is 472 feet in length and weighs 21,500 tonnes and will receive nuclear fuel at the Murmansk port in the Arctic region. This plant will be implemented near the Chukotka city in Eastern Russia. The Russian […]

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India-France sign 14 treaties; to boost co-operation in defence, nuclear energy sectors

India-France sign 14 treaties; to boost co-operation in defence, nuclear energy sectors

New Delhi: The road blocks for Indian and French military forces to use each other’s bases, have been cleared. An important treaty was signed to this effect between the two countries. The treaty gains importance against the background of the increased Chinese challenges in the Indo-Pacific region. India has already signed a similar treaty with […]

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