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China to bring 3rd generation n-reactors to service in 2013


January 15th, 2012 - 6:18 am ICT by IANS
Beijing, Jan 15 (IANS) China will bring third generation nuclear reactors to service in 2013, a top Chinese nuclear company official has said.Despite being hindered by the Japan nuclear crisis, ... Read more...

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After India-Russia summit, PM announces Kudankulam opening in weeks (Roundup)


December 16th, 2011 - 11:38 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Dec 16 (IANS) On an official visit to Russia, Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Friday cleared the doubts over operationalisation of the Russian-aided Kudankulam nuclear power plant in ... Read more...

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China won’t abandon n-programme after Japan crisis


March 16th, 2011 - 6:26 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, March 16 (IANS) China "cannot simply abandon" its nuclear power programme due to Japan's nuclear crisis, a Chinese daily said in an editorial Wednesday.The editorial came as a fire ... Read more...

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China tests first fourth generation nuclear reactor successfully


July 22nd, 2010 - 2:47 pm ICT by ANI
Beijing, July 22 (ANI): China has succeeded in testing its first experimental fast reactor, using the mostly homegrown fourth generation nuclear technology. It has become the eighth country in the world to ... Read more...

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China begins construction of new nuclear power plant


April 26th, 2010 - 10:13 am ICT by IANS
Beijing, April 26 (IANS) China has begun constructing a large nuclear power plant in southern Hainan province. The construction of the plant started Sunday in Changjiang County of Hainan province with an estimated ... Read more...

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China starts constructing third-generation nuclear reactors


April 20th, 2009 - 2:25 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Apr 20 (ANI): China has started the construction of its first third-generation pressurized water reactors using AP 1000 technologies developed by US-based Westinghouse.The reactors, located in Sanmen of east China's ... Read more...

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Denaturing plutonium in nuclear bombs makes them unsuitable for warfare


March 12th, 2009 - 1:05 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, March 12 (ANI): Washington, March 5 (ANI): In a move which would be taken positively by advocates of world peace, a team of engineers has developed a technique to denature ... Read more...

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New technique may herald end of nuclear arms


March 5th, 2009 - 3:19 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, March 5 (ANI): In a move which would be taken positively by advocates of world peace, a team of engineers has developed a technique to denature plutonium created in large ... Read more...

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