Kudankulam Protests

  • Don't link Fukushima with Kudankulam: Kakodkar 12-11-2011 07:35 PM

    Manipal (Karnataka): former Atomic Energy Commission chairman Anil Kakodkar on Saturday termed the agitation against Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant as "unfortunate". Kakodkar asked the protestors not to link the issue with Fukushima Nuclear disaster in Japan. "To link Kudankulam plant controversy to Fukushima is uncalled for. It was tsunami which...
  • TN: Protests galore expected in Kudankulam 10-11-2011 04:07 AM

    Chennai: Extending support to locals agitating against Kudankulam Nuclear Power project, about 100 anti-nuclear activists will embark on a yatra from Madurai to the site on Thursday. The activists, under the aegis of Chennai Solidarity Group for Kudankulam Struggle would start their journey from Madurai on November 10 and stop...
  • Kudankulam reactor exposed to risk of corrosion 09-11-2011 05:41 PM

    Chennai: The stagnant coolant water in the reactor vessel and pipes in the first unit of the Kudankulam Nuclear Power Project (KNPP) is giving sleepless nights to scientists and engineers who say the risk of damage to the equipment is increasing each day. "Water has to be circulating so that...
  • Kalam's 10-point solution for Kudankulam row 07-11-2011 02:19 PM

    Chennai: Former President APJ Abdul Kalam has mooted a 10-point development programme to resolve the Kudankulam deadlock in Tamil Nadu. Kalam, in a report, stated that the 10-point Kudankulam PURA (Providing Urban Amenities in Rural Areas) programme should be implemented by 2015. It involves an outlay of around Rs 200...
  • Kudankulam crew replaced as protests halt 17-10-2011 12:34 PM

    Chennai: India's nuclear power plant operator NPCIL has replaced its tired and besieged 50-member crew at the Kudankulam Nuclear Power Project (KNPP) in Tamil Nadu with a fresh set of people after those protesting against nuclear power called off their stir. "We replaced the old crew with a fresh set...