Kudankulam Nuclear Power Project

  • Kudankulam nuclear power plant generates 20 per cent of its capacity 29-10-2013 11:49 AM

    The first unit of Kudankulam Nuclear Power Project (KNPP) on Monday fed the southern power grid with 20 per cent of its rated capacity at an average, stated a report on Tuesday. The 1,000 MW unit, which was re-synchronised with the grid on October 25 night generated 200 MW power...
  • Commission Kudankulam plant after probe: Achuthanandan 22-04-2013 04:38 AM

    Thiruvananthapuram: Contending serious defects are now surfacing at the Kudankulam Nuclear Power Project (KNPP), CPI-M leader VS Achuthanandan on Sunday demanded theta it should be commissioned only after a probe to find out lapses in safety measures. In a statement issued here, the former Kerala chief minister and veteran Communist...
  • Anti-KNPP protests are gimmicks: Russian envoy 15-12-2012 01:36 PM

    Chennai: Protests against the Kudankulam Nuclear Power Project that have led to delay in its commissioning are 'gimmicks and ames' of those who do not want to see India emerge stronger, Russian ambassador to India Alexander M Kadakin has said. He also said Friday night the first KNPP unit is...
  • NPCIL transfers engineers from Kudankulam 09-01-2012 12:02 PM

    Chennai: In order to put into productive use its engineers at the stalled Kudankulam Nuclear Power Project (KNPP), the Nuclear Power Corporation of India Ltd (NPCIL) has started transferring them to other upcoming projects in India, an official said on Monday. "It has been three months since the work at...
  • Talks to end Kudankulam logjam make no headway 18-11-2011 05:10 PM

    Tirunelveli (TN): Talks to break the logjam over the controversial Kudankulam Nuclear Power Project made no headway on Friday with protesters terming the discussions as 'a failure' after meeting the central government's expert committee. The 15-member panel, on a three-day visit to the plant as part of efforts to allay...