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KNPP's first unit to start commercial operation tonight

The first 1,000 MWe unit of Kudankulam Nuclear Power Project is expected to start its commercial operation at midnight, a senior official said. "The first unit of KNPP would go for commercial......

NPCIL dismisses reports of blast at Kudankulam plant

Nuclear Power Corporation of India Limited on Wednesday dismissed reports about a blast or steam pipe leak at the Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant, saying there was only "an incident of hot water......

Anti-Kudankulam nuclear power plant group revives stir

Reviving their anti-nuclear stir, leaders of People's Movement Against Nuclear Energy on Friday began an indefinite fast at Idinthakarai to press for implementation of some of their demands......

Kudankulam: The story behind the blast that killed seven

Why were bombs being made in a small village near the Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant and is the blast in anyway linked to the agitation? A Ganesh Nadar travels to Idinthakarai to find out. Two days......

Kudankumam shuts plant for second time for tests

Power generation at the Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant in Tamil Nadu has been temporarily suspended for the second time in about a week in order to undertake mandatory tests, official sources said......

Creation of insurance pool for N-mishaps, a major breakthrough

Several nuclear power projects held up for the lack of such an insurance pool can now be expected to move forward. Rashme Sehgal reports. In a major breakthrough, the Centre has launched an......

India's nuclear hope fades over Russian delays

Kudankulam, India's main hope of pushing up nuclear power generation from its low level (of just 3 per cent of the total), is taking much longer than projected to turn fissile. The first of the two......

Highlights of the Union Budget

Image: Budget aims at high growth. Photograph: Reuters   Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Saturday announced a budget aimed at high growth, saying the pace of cutting the fiscal deficit......

Can India crack the Russian market?

Trade sanctions on Russia by Europe and the US offer an opportunity for India, but the devaluation of the rouble may play spoilsport A team of Russia’s phyto-sanitary watchdog,......

Putin, Modi seek to revive jaded Russia-India relationship

Deals will cover oil exploration and supply, infrastructure and an increase in direct diamond sales to India Russian President Vladimir Putin visits India on Thursday in an attempt to revive a......
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How green is the peace?

The Madras High Court has stayed the order of the Centre cancelling the registration of NGO Greenpeace on the specious plea that it (NGO) was... ...
New plants, wind boost TN power output

CHENNAI: Tamil Nadu is among the few states that have recorded an impressive growth in power generation in the first half of the current financial... ...
AEC chairman Sekhar Basu

Delays at the Kudankulam Nuclear Power Project are not due to any major issue but because of "teething problems", said Sekhar Basu, chairman of the... ...
Young minds get to work at three-day Sasthrolsavam

Thiruvananthapuram: When innovative technologies are being used for energy conservation, Abhinav Suresh and Jubin S S of Class XII from Mutharamman... ...
Unit I of Kudankulam nuclear project to be unveiled soon

The $3-billion Russia-India joint project of Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant (NPP) in Tamil Nadu will be unveiled soon, coinciding with the annual... ...

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