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Nuclear power complex in Kalpakkam geared to meet Cyclone Nivar

Nuclear power complex in Kalpakkam geared to meet Cyclone Nivar

🕔17:55, 24.Nov 2020

Chennai, Nov 24  The atomic power complex in Kalpakkam about 70 km from here is geared up to meet Cyclone Nivar that is expected to cross the coast near Mamallapuram and Karaikal in Puducherry on Wednesday evening, said the top

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NPCIL to build 4 more atomic power units in 2020: AEC chief

NPCIL to build 4 more atomic power units in 2020: AEC chief

🕔15:18, 29.Jul 2020

Chennai, July 29  India’s atomic power plants operator Nuclear Power Corporation of India Ltd (NPCIL) plans to start construction of four more nuclear power units this year, said a top official of the Atomic Energy Commission (AEC). He said two

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Kaiga n-plant sets new record for continuous operation

Kaiga n-plant sets new record for continuous operation

🕔19:37, 18.Jun 2018

Chennai, June 18  India’s atomic power plant operator Nuclear Power Corporation of India Ltd (NPCIL) on Monday said its first 220 MW unit at Kaiga in Karnataka has set a new record of operating for 766 days continuously. In a

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NPCIL FY16 net goes up to Rs.2,707 crore

NPCIL FY16 net goes up to Rs.2,707 crore

🕔15:46, 28.May 2016

Chennai, May 28  India’s atomic power plant operator Nuclear Power Corporation of India Ltd (NPCIL) closed last fiscal with a net profit of Rs.2,707 crore, up by around Rs.506 crore over the previous fiscal.According to NPCIL, the company had logged

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‘NPCIL to get nuclear liability policy soon’

‘NPCIL to get nuclear liability policy soon’

🕔10:31, 18.Apr 2016

Chennai, April 18  India’s atomic power company, Nuclear Power Corporation of India Ltd (NPCIL) is confident of getting the public liability insurance policy in 10-15 days time, said a senior official.Once the policy is received, then the company can go

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Kudankulam n-plant restarts generation

Kudankulam n-plant restarts generation

🕔15:06, 15.Feb 2016

Chennai, Feb 15  The 1,000 MW nuclear power plant at Kudankulam in Tamil Nadu restarted power generation on Sunday evening, said Power System Operation Corporation Ltd (POSOCO) which operates the national grid.The unit went down on February 4 night following

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Kudankulam n-plant to be reconnected to grid in five days

Kudankulam n-plant to be reconnected to grid in five days

🕔13:43, 22.Jan 2016

Chennai, Jan 22  The Nuclear Power Corporation of India Ltd (NPCIL) is expected to feed power to the southern grid from its 1,000 MW unit at Kudankulam in Tamil Nadu in five days, according to a senior official.The unit which

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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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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 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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