Kudankulam plant

'2nd unit of Kudankulam nuke power plant to operational soon'

Work is underway for the second unit of Russia-assisted Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant in Tamil Nadu and will be operational soon, a senior Russian Consulate official here said on Monday.

Apr 06, 2015, 23:51 PM IST

2013 saw successful launch of Mars Orbiter Mission

The successful launch of Mars Orbiter Mission and power generation from Kudankulam nuclear power plant were some of the major achievements in the field of space and atomic energy in 2013.

Dec 31, 2013, 10:45 AM IST

Kudankulam N-plant to start commercial operations in Oct

Commercial operations of the first 1,000 MW unit of the Kudankulam Nuclear Power Project (KNPP) have once again been shifted to October, the Nuclear Power Corporation of India Ltd (NPCIL) said.

Sep 16, 2013, 14:07 PM IST

Kudankulam plant almost ready for starting: AERB

The first unit of the 1,000 MW Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant, set up by Nuclear Power Corporation of India Ltd. (NPCIL), is almost ready for beginning the fission process, said a top official of the country`s atomic regulator.

May 07, 2013, 18:38 PM IST

‘Sub-standard equipments used in Kudankulam plant’

An anti-nuclear activist Tuesday approached the Supreme Court seeking to restrain the Centre from commissioning the Kudankulam nuclear plant alleging that sub-standard equipments have been used in the plant making it unsafe.

Apr 23, 2013, 19:49 PM IST

Commercial operation of Kudankulam plant expected next month

Commercial operation of the controversial Kudankulam Nuclear Power Project (KNPP) is expected to commence next month.

Feb 18, 2013, 17:09 PM IST

Commercial op of Kudankulam plant further delayed

The commercial operation of the controversial Kudankulam Nuclear Power Project (KNPP) has been delayed further and is expected to commence next month.

Jan 12, 2013, 12:24 PM IST

SC seeks time frame to enforce safety measures at KNPP

The Centre was asked by the SC to spell out its time frame for implementing all the safety measures recommended by the (AERB) for Kudankulam plant.

Nov 21, 2012, 22:19 PM IST

Kundankulam N-plant: SC frowns at Tamil Nadu`s lethargy

The Supreme Court on Tuesday made it clear to the government that all safety measures for handling disaster must be put in place at the Kudankulam power plant before it is operationalised saying there can be no compromise on it.

Nov 20, 2012, 18:22 PM IST

Talks on Kudankulam plant during Russian Dy PM`s visit

India and Russia will be holding talks on Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant (KNPP) 3 and 4 when Russian Deputy Prime Minister Dmitry Rogozin will come here to attend Indo-Russian Inter-Governmental Commission next week.

Oct 11, 2012, 20:44 PM IST

Udayakumar doesn`t surrender, whisked away by supporters

Anti-nuclear movement leader SP Udayakumar on Tuesday night gave up his plan to surrender to the police.

Sep 11, 2012, 23:32 PM IST

Plea for stalling Kudankulam nuclear power project reaches SC

The row over setting up the Kudankulam nuclear power plant in Tamil Nadu reached the Supreme Court on Tuesday.

Sep 11, 2012, 21:11 PM IST

No accident at Kudankulam: NPCIL

There was no accident at the KNPP as has been made out in some quarters, the Nuclear Power Corporation of India Limited NPCIL asserted Tuesday.

May 08, 2012, 19:10 PM IST

No boiler blast at Kudankulam: Nuclear Power Corp

NPCIL termed as baseless that a boiler had burst at KNPP as work on starting the first 1,000 MW reactor is progressing at a hectic pace.

May 07, 2012, 23:47 PM IST

`Kudankulam plant to be commissioned in 40 days`

The first unit of the Kundankulam nuclear power project is expected to start generating electricity in the next 40 days, Minister of State in the PMO V Narayanasamy said Monday.

Apr 23, 2012, 17:19 PM IST

Nuclear power key to India`s development: Official

Despite protests against Kudankulam nuclear plant, Nuclear Power Corporation of India Limited plans to set up 20 nuclear reactors.

Apr 20, 2012, 19:32 PM IST

TN: Anti-KNPP activist asked to surrender passport

The regional passport office here has
issued a notice to SP Udayakumar, convener of a movement spearheading the stir against Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant, asking him to surrender his passport within 15 days.

Apr 02, 2012, 12:12 PM IST

Kudankulam: Protesters ‘ready for talks’

Continuing his fast against
the Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant, convener of People`s
Movement Against Nuclear Energy (PMANE) S P Udayakumar on Monday
said the protesters were "ready" for talks.

Mar 26, 2012, 16:05 PM IST

‘Ulterior motive’ behind Kudankulam stir: PC

Home Minister P Chidambaram
has said there was "some ulterior motive" behind continuance
of the protest against the nuclear power plant at Kudankulam
despite assurance from the government that it is safe.

Mar 26, 2012, 12:23 PM IST

TN govt gives go ahead to Kudankulam N-plant

The Jayalalilthaa govt in Tamil Nadu Monday gave the go ahead to the controversial project and announced a Rs 500 crore special development package for the area where it is located.

Mar 19, 2012, 15:31 PM IST