Jaitapur N-row: Protestors launch `jail-bharo`

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.

Deal with France on Jaitapur N-plant this year

India on Saturday said it hopes to clinch later this year a deal with France for multiple nuclear energy units at Jaitapur in Maharashtra.

Tribunal rejects plea against Jaitapur N-project

The National Green Tribunal has refused to entertain a petition challenging the environment clearance granted to 9,900 MW Jaitapur Nuclear Power Park.

‘Jaitapur N-plant site not immune to quake’

Two leading geologists have warned that a magnitude 6-plus earthquake cannot be ruled out in Jaitapur.

Jaitapur plant will get a nod: French ambassador

Bonnafont, who took over his diplomatic responsibilities in 2007, was given a warm farewell at the French embassy here on Friday.

Five nuclear energy parks to be set up

The Centre has given its nod for setting up five nuclear energy parks each with a generation capacity of 10,000 MW.

`Jaitapur N-plant needed for Maharashtra`s growth`

Atomic Energy Commission chief MR Srinivasan has said Maharashtra needs the new generation capacity to meet its industrial and agricultural demands.

Draft Lokpal Bill is weak: Patkar

Terming the draft Lokpal Bill as
"weak", social activist Medha Patkar on Friday called for
concerted efforts to eradicate corruption from India.

92 quakes in 20 yrs: Is Jaitapur safe?

Post Japan nuclear scare, fears have risen in Maharashtra over the Jaitapur nuke plant.

Jaitapur: European misleading locals against N-plant: Chavan

Maharashtra Chief Minister Prithviraj on Sunday said "a European man" was involved Chavanin a false propaganda against the upcoming Jaitapur nuclear power project in the coastal Ratnagiri district.

Jaitapur: Locals heartened by CM`s visit

Many locals here are opposed to the nuclear plant. The
Maharashtra Chief Minister said yesterday at a meeting in the
area that he would visit the village soon to discuss the
objections.