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‘India’s n-power plants safe, poised for big expansion’

July 20th, 2011 - 11:15 pm ICT by IANS
Rawatbhata (Rajasthan), July 20 (IANS) All the nuclear power plants in India are safe as they have undergone stringent "stress-tests", a top official said, adding the country aimed high double-digit ... Read more...

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Construction begins of two 700 MW n-power reactors

July 18th, 2011 - 8:48 pm ICT by IANS
Rawatbhata (Rajasthan), July 18 (IANS) India Monday started construction work on two 700 MW indigenous nuclear power reactors that are estimated to cost Rs.12,000 crore. The reactors are scheduled ... Read more...

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Fukushima n-plant operator confirms fuel meltdown

May 24th, 2011 - 12:53 pm ICT by IANS
Tokyo, May 24 (IANS) The Tokyo Electric Power Company (TEPCO) has confirmed fuel meltdown in three reactors at its crippled Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant, the Kyodo news agency said ... Read more...

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US nuke experts say Japanese engineers face huge Fukushima plant management task

April 20th, 2011 - 3:22 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 19 (ANI): Veterans of the Three Mile Island cleanup in Pennsylvania have said Japanese engineers need to improve the condition of Fukushima Daiichi reactors.The Three Mile Island Nuclear Generating Station ... Read more...

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No possibility of Chernobyl-style accident at Fukushima nuclear plant: Experts

March 14th, 2011 - 5:38 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Mar 14 (ANI): Experts say there is no possibility of a Chernobyl-style accident at the Fukushima nuclear plant.Despite a second explosion at the site, Japanese authorities are playing down the danger ... Read more...

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Japan faces nuclear fallout, quake toll may be 10,000 (Intro Roundup)

March 13th, 2011 - 10:11 pm ICT by IANS
Tokyo, March 13 (IANS) Japanese Prime Minister Naoto Kan Sunday said the country was facing its worst crisis since World War II, as the toll from the earthquake and tsunami ... Read more...

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Obama’s New Nuclear Plant Brings Jobs to Georgia

February 17th, 2010 - 9:42 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Washington, Feb 17, (THAINDIAN NEWS) On Tuesday, President Barack Obama unveiled his plans to break ground on the first nuclear power plant to be built since the horrible accident in 1979. ... Read more...

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