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Toxic tango in Rooppur needs rethinking

Toxic tango in Rooppur needs rethinking

Sonali Huria | NewAge AS BANGLADESH embarks on its first-ever nuclear energy project in collaboration with India and the Russian State Nuclear Energy Corporation, Rosatom, it is time to ask what this collaboration will mean for Bangladesh and the larger South Asian neighbourhood. The proposed Rooppur nuclear plant comprising twoRead More

NPCIL in Denial of Koodankulam Nuclear Waste: Supreme Court Seeks Compliance Report On Directions Issued In 2013

NPCIL in Denial of Koodankulam Nuclear Waste: Supreme Court Seeks Compliance Report On Directions Issued In 2013

Koodankulam, Nuclear Waste April 24, 2018 at 8:14 am 0 comments

A Supreme Court bench of Chief Justice Dipak Misra, Justice DY Chandrachud and Justice AM Khanwilkar on Monday directed Additional Solicitor General Tushar Mehta to file an affidavit on the compliance of the directions issued by the apex court in the 2013 judgment on G Sunderrajan v. UOI, pertaining to the setting up of a nuclear power plant in the South-Eastern tip of India, at Kudankulam in the State of Tamil Nadu, as well as for the construction of the Away From Reactor (AFR) facility for storage of the nuclear waste.

Russia’s Nuclear Projects in India Face Financial Crisis, Media Censored to Hide this Truth

Russia’s Nuclear Projects in India Face Financial Crisis, Media Censored to Hide this Truth

India's Nuclear Expansion, Koodankulam March 20, 2018 at 4:29 pm 1 comment

The website has subsequently taken down the article obviously under pressure from the Indian government because it puts India in an embarrassing situation as PM Modi has announced a large number of indigenous projects as well as a mega nuclear park at Jaitapur in Maharashtra in collaboration with France.

Why the Kudankulam Project was Delayed

Why the Kudankulam Project was Delayed

Koodankulam, Nuclear Energy January 18, 2018 at 5:27 pm 0 comments

The ‘Performance Audit Report on Kudankulam Nuclear Power Project’ of the CAG, Government of India raises serious questions about the project, particularly the pronounced delays in its operation and frequent shut-downs.