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How Fukushima is relevant to Koodankulam

How Fukushima is relevant to Koodankulam

Koodankulam March 8, 2012 at 8:56 am 0 comments

T. N. SRINIVASAN T. S. GOPI RETHINARAJ SURYA SETHI (Courtesy: The Hindu) The disaster in Japan revealed many risks that were earlier unknown; it is important to assess the risks in India in a transparent manner and explain which are worth taking. The nuclear plant accident at Fukushima, Japan, inRead More

Nuclear Energy- A Worker’s Point of View

Nuclear Energy- A Worker’s Point of View

Nuclear and Capitalism September 24, 2011 at 12:06 am 0 comments

By Joe Johnson Socialist Viewpoint “The philosophers have only interpreted the world in various ways; the point is to change it.” —Karl Marx Most of Marxism is relatively simple class struggle—which side are you on? However, there are some areas that are difficult and cannot be made simple. I findRead More

India’s nuclear chimera: Latha Jishnu

India’s nuclear chimera: Latha Jishnu

India's Nuclear Expansion September 6, 2011 at 11:43 am 0 comments

Going by the Kudankulan example, India’s nuclear power generation target is a pie in the sky   Promoters of nuclear plants need patience and deep pockets. That’s the lesson being reinforced for India—from a showpiece project in its backyard and another in Finland, where French company Areva’s flagship project, isRead More