India’s Nuclear Expansion

Karat pulls the plug on CM’s N-power plan

India's Nuclear Expansion, Updates April 22, 2011 at 2:07 pm 0 comments

    News Courtesy: Times of India Fissures in the CPM came to the fore yet again with CPM general secretary Prakash Karat on Thursday calling for a stop on the commissioning of nuclear reactors, including the ones requisitioned for Haripur in East Midnapore. Karat’s announcement marked a U-turn onRead More

India’s ambitious nuclear expansion plans face setback

India’s ambitious nuclear expansion plans face setback

India's Nuclear Expansion April 22, 2011 at 2:04 pm 0 comments

      Sonia Phalnikar India plans to build dozens of new nuclear plants, including the world’s largest, to meet its massive energy needs. But analysts say the Japan crisis and new corruption revelations could hamper atomic expansion.   While the crisis in Japan has led some European nations toRead More

When Will We Ever Learn? – Surendra Gadekar

When Will We Ever Learn? – Surendra Gadekar

India's Nuclear Expansion April 21, 2011 at 5:55 am 0 comments

    The short answer to this question is: Never. We are a country whose elites, irrespective of political views, are already sold on the idea that “The country needs hundreds of thousands of Megawatts of new electrical power and there is no alternative but nuclear to get us there.”Read More