Last Updated: Saturday, January 18, 2014, 00:38
Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray promised villagers here today that the Jaitapur nuclear power project would be scrapped if his party comes to power after the forthcoming elections.
Last Updated: Saturday, February 16, 2013, 16:21
Environment NGO Greenpeace has criticised French President Francois Hollande for promoting nuclear energy in India while reducing his country`s dependence of atomic power.
Last Updated: Wednesday, January 02, 2013, 14:58
Thousands of villagers Wednesday launched a `jail bharo` agitation demanding scrapping of the proposed 9,900-MW Jaitapur Nuclear Power Project (JNPP) coming up here, an activist said.
Last Updated: Saturday, June 16, 2012, 23:08
India on Saturday said it hopes to clinch later this year a deal with France for multiple nuclear energy units at Jaitapur in Maharashtra.
Last Updated: Friday, May 25, 2012, 14:59
The National Green Tribunal has refused to entertain a petition challenging the environment clearance granted to 9,900 MW Jaitapur Nuclear Power Park.
Last Updated: Friday, April 13, 2012, 20:11
Keen to set up 9,900 MW nuclear
power plant at Jaitapur, Maha govt said the proposed project site in Konkan region is the "safest" in the world.
Last Updated: Thursday, April 12, 2012, 23:55
The JNPP has been facing stiff resistance from the locals and a majority of the state opposition parties since the past one-and-half years after it was cleared by the centre.
Last Updated: Thursday, January 12, 2012, 22:47
Locals have threatened to intensify
their agitation against the proposed nuclear power plant at
Jaitapur in Maharashtra`s Ratnagiri district.
Last Updated: Wednesday, November 23, 2011, 14:03
Two leading geologists have warned that a magnitude 6-plus earthquake cannot be ruled out in Jaitapur.
Last Updated: Saturday, September 24, 2011, 12:22
Bonnafont, who took over his diplomatic responsibilities in 2007, was given a warm farewell at the French embassy here on Friday.
Last Updated: Sunday, August 28, 2011, 10:07
The Centre has given its nod for setting up five nuclear energy parks each with a generation capacity of 10,000 MW.
Last Updated: Thursday, August 25, 2011, 16:23
Atomic Energy Commission chief MR Srinivasan has said Maharashtra needs the new generation capacity to meet its industrial and agricultural demands.
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