Latest Nuclear power in India Stories

2009-02-07 08:39:59

Russian nuclear fuel producer TVEL is set to sign a $780 million contract to supply fuel for new Indian nuclear power plants, officials said Saturday. A spokesman for Russia's state nuclear power corporation Rosatom told RIA Novosti that the contract, if signed, would make Russia the first country to supply nuclear fuel to India since an international ban on such sales was lifted in September. Under the TVEL deal, Russia would supply India with 2,000 metric tons of uranium pellets, the news...

2008-10-04 21:00:15

Prabhakar Sinha & Rupali Mukherjee NEW DELHI: The Indo-US nuclear deal will not only help the country in generating nuclear power but also give a technological edge to Indian industry in manufacturing of medicine, textiles and other high-tech sectors.

2008-09-20 12:00:47

By Indrani Bagchi NEW DELHI: With the nuclear deal squeezing past the Nuclear Suppliers Group (NSG), India can finally make some realistic projections about the use of nuclear power in its energy mix.

2008-09-12 06:00:32

Text of report by Indian news agency PTI New Delhi, [Friday] 12 September: Elated over the Nuclear Suppliers' Group (NSG) waiver, the Nuclear Power Corporation of India Limited (NPCIL) is confident that uninterrupted fuel supplies can help double the power production from its atomic plants through greater capacity utilization.

2008-07-24 00:00:23

Text of report by Indian news agency PTI Kalpakkam (TN) [south India] 23 July: The Indo-US nuclear deal would liberate India from a technology denial regime since 1974 enforced after the country first tested its nuclear device and pave the way for "two-way traffic of exchange of inventions and discoveries," a top nuclear scientist said on Wednesday [23 July].

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