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NPCIL’s 1,660 MW capacity in south India not functioning

NPCIL’s 1,660 MW capacity in south India not functioning

🕔12:54, 12.Nov 2015

Chennai, Nov 12  Nuclear Power Corporation of India Ltd’s 1,660 MW capacity in south India out of its total generation capacity of 5,780 MW is not functioning, as per data gleaned from Power System Operation Corporation Ltd (POSOCO).Out of that,

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Four India-designed 700 MW reactors being built at brisk pace

Four India-designed 700 MW reactors being built at brisk pace

🕔16:13, 20.Oct 2015

Chennai, Oct 20  Construction of four India designed 700 MW pressurised heavy water reactors (PHWR) are progressing at a quick pace and the first one is expected to go on stream end 2016 or early 2017, said senior officials of

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Kudankulam n-plant restarts power generation

Kudankulam n-plant restarts power generation

🕔10:07, 19.Jan 2015

Chennai, Jan 19  Power generation at the Kudankulam Nuclear Power Project (KNPP) has restarted after the first unit’s reactor and turbine tripped Jan 14, said Power System Operation Corporation Ltd. (POSCO) Monday. According to POSCO, power generation at the first

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Fission process in Kudankulam’s second unit delayed

Fission process in Kudankulam’s second unit delayed

🕔14:09, 3.Nov 2014

Chennai, Nov 3  The start of fission process in the second atomic power unit at Kudankulam has been postponed to March 2015, the Nuclear Power Corporation of India Ltd. (NPCIL) said. According to NPCIL, the first criticality – start of

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Kudankulam turbine to run with parts from another unit

Kudankulam turbine to run with parts from another unit

🕔14:06, 28.Oct 2014

Chennai, Oct 28  Work on restarting the first atomic power unit’s turbine at Kudankulam has commenced by using the components taken from the second unit’s turbine, said sources. “The first unit’s turbine would be restarted by taking out the components

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Power generation at Kudankulam I unit stable

Power generation at Kudankulam I unit stable

🕔10:19, 22.Sep 2014

Chennai, Sep 21  Power generation at the first 1,000 MW unit at Kudankulam Nuclear Power Project (KNPP) is stable with the unit restarting generation Sep 15, said officials. Ever since the unit resumed operations after maintenance shutdown, the generation is

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Kudankulam n-plant second unit to start fission in November

Kudankulam n-plant second unit to start fission in November

🕔09:22, 8.Sep 2014

Chennai, Sep 8  The second 1,000 MW unit at the Kudankulam Nuclear Power Project (KNPP) is expected to start fission process in November while the first unit is yet to restart power generation, according to the project operators. According to

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Kudankulam n-plant unit to restart generation

Kudankulam n-plant unit to restart generation

🕔13:10, 2.Sep 2014

Chennai, Sep 2  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. “We have

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Kudankulam n-plant to go commercial next month

Kudankulam n-plant to go commercial next month

🕔08:04, 29.Aug 2014

Chennai, Aug 29 The Nuclear Power Corporation of India Ltd (NPCIL) is expected to start commercial operations of its first 1,000 MW unit at Kudankulam Nuclear Power Project (KNPP) next month, said a senior official Thursday. “We have to get

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