Kudankulam N-plant out of action due to turbine problem

A major problem in the first atomic power unit's turbine at Kudankulam has put the unit out of action for around six-eight weeks, the Nuclear Power Corporation of India Ltd (NPCIL) said on Monday.

New book talks about the road from 'MoUs' to 'MAOism'

How could one of India's largest and most respected corporate house - Tata Steel, who prides itself on its unwavering commitment to human rights, get it so wrong twice over; in Kalinga Nagar and in Singrur?

Kudankulam N-plant unit to restart generation

The Nuclear Power Corporation of India Ltd (NPCIL) has begun the process to restart the first 1,000 MW unit at its Kudankulam Nuclear Power Project (KNPP) following the sectoral regulator's permission, said a senior official.

Nuclear liability: Russians seek risk reinsurance for Kudankulam 3 and 4

The final resolution of the vexed issue of India`s nuclear liability law applying on the Kudankulam units 3 and 4 in Tamil Nadu state hinges on the reinsurance of the risk, according to the Russian builders of the Kudankulam Nuclear Power Project.

India can reprocess spent fuel from Kudankulam N-Plant: Russia

India can reprocess its spent fuel from the Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant (KKNPP)as it has its own facility with highly qualified staff, Russia said on Monday.

Six injured in Kudankulam N-plant accident

Six workers were injured at Tamil Nadu`s Kudankulam Nuclear Power Project when hot water spilled on them while they were carrying out maintenance work, said a senior official.

India, Russia hope to sign deal for 2 more reactors for Kudankulam

India and Russia are hoping to finalise the long-pending deal for the third and fourth reactors of the Kudankulam nuclear power plant after months of hectic negotiations on it.

Anti-Kudankulam nuke group backs AAP for Delhi polls

Aam Aadmi Party today got support from an unexpected quarter for next week`s Delhi Assembly polls, with anti-Kudankulam nuclear plant group in Tamil Nadu expressing solidarity with Arvind Kejriwal`s party.

Security stepped up at KNPP; anti-N protesters booked

A day after an explosion at a village near Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant here claimed six lives, police formed a team to probe it and stepped up security even as two live bombs were recovered from the area.

Anti-nuke activist booked over blast near Kudankulam plant

The Tamil Nadu police filed a case against anti-nuclear activist SP Uthayakumar and others in connection with Tuesday night`s explosion at Idinthakarai.

Activists dispute reports on Kudankulam N-plant supplying power

The first unit of the Kudankulam Nuclear Power Project (KNPP) is supplying around 175 MW power and is still connected to the southern grid, officials said, even as activists disputed the claim.

Power generation at Kudankulam to resume after preparatory work

Power generation in Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant, which was shut down would resume soon after completion of preparatory work and certain mandatory procedures, a senior official of KNPP said.

Power generation at KNPP to resume after preparatory work

Power generation in the first unit of Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant, which was shut down after running for a couple of hours on Tuesday, would resume soon after completion of preparatory work and certain mandatory procedures.

Kudankulam n-power project connects to southern grid

The first unit of the Russian-aided Kudankulam Nuclear Power Project (KNPP) was connected with the southern electricity grid Tuesday, the project officially announced here.

India, Russia to sign 5 agreements; Kudankulam pact unlikely

India`s plans to wrap up a quick nuclear deal with Russia on the setting up of two new units at Kudankulam have received a jolt with a commercial agreement on it unlikely to be signed here on Monday during Prime Minister Manmohan Singh`s talks with President Vladimir Putin as legal hitches appear to have cropped up over the liability law.

Deal on Kudankulam Units 3, 4 may be inked during PM`s visit

An agreement on the setting up of Unit three and four of the Russian-assisted Kudankulam Nuclear Power Project in Tamil Nadu is likely to be signed in the "near future", India said on Friday.

Kudankulam n-plant power generation again delayed

India`s atomic power plants operator Nuclear Power Corporation of India Ltd. (NPCIL) now hopes the first 1,000 MW unit at Kudankulam Nuclear Power Project (KNPP) will start commercial operations next month.

Trial runs completed, production at Kudankulam to start soon

Production at the Kudankulam Nuclear Plant is expected to start within 15-20 days as the trials runs have been completed, Union Minister V Narayanasamy said.

HC moved again over Kudankulam nuclear plant

A petition has been filed in the Madras HC against commissioning of the Kudankulam Nulcear Power.

Nuclear fission progressing smoothly in Kudankulam plant

India`s 21st nuclear reactor at Kudankulam in Tamil Nadu is functioning well after it began nuclear fission process for the first time Saturday night, a senior official said Sunday.