AHWR

Russia invites India to join fast-neutron reactor project

Russia invites India to join fast-neutron reactor project

A fast neutron reactor, also known simply as a fast reactor, is a type in which the nuclear fission chain reaction is sustained by fast neutrons.

Oct 31, 2016, 13:39 PM IST

New nuclear plants may be located in heart of city

Amid a raging debate on atomic energy, scientists are busy designing nuclear reactors that can be located in the heart of the city and construction on which may begin within the next five years.

Oct 24, 2012, 18:23 PM IST

New N-plants may be located in heart of city

Scientists are busy designing nuclear reactors that can be located in the heart of the city.

Oct 24, 2012, 16:44 PM IST

India designs new version of AHWR for thorium use

India has designed a new version of
Advanced Heavy Water Reactor which will use low enriched
uranium along with thorium as fuel, chairman of Atomic Energy
Commission Anil Kakodkar announced on Wednesday in Vienna.

Sep 16, 2009, 20:40 PM IST