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Can we do without nuclear power in India?

Can we do without nuclear power in India?

The debate as to whether nuclear power is a safe, suitable and essential option for India has been going on for many decades. While the proponents of the nuclear power have been offering many arguments in favour of the option, there have been any numbers of issues raised by those who consider it to be not a credible solution to meet the legitimate electricity requirements of our society on a sustainable basis.

Why renewable energy and NOT nuclear is the answer for India’s future energy needs

Why renewable energy and NOT nuclear is the answer for India’s future energy needs

Alternatives January 2, 2012 at 1:03 pm 5 comments

The nuclear lobby in India has been pushing nuclear energy as safe, clean and a solution to the country’s energy requirements. Now, going even a step further, it is undermining the potential India’s renewable energy sources which is alarming and unacceptable. The news about Dr. Anil Kakodkar (Ex-Chairman, Dept. ofRead More

Illusive claims of power benefits for Tamil Nadu from KKNP

Illusive claims of power benefits for Tamil Nadu from KKNP

Koodankulam December 26, 2011 at 10:37 am 7 comments

Contrary to the official propaganda, the Koodankulam Nuclear Power Project is not going to help Tamil people out of their electricity crisis. Here is why:

Deploying Renewable Energy to eliminate the chances of Nuclear Accidents

Deploying Renewable Energy to eliminate the chances of Nuclear Accidents

The proponents of nuclear power have been saying that it is cheap, green and can be a major part of the future energy policy.