Atomic Energy Regulatory Board

  • India, US sign first commercial agreement under nuclear deal 28-09-2013 10:38 AM

    The landmark India-US civil nuclear stalled over India's 2010 nuclear liability law is finally moving forward with the Nuclear Power Corporation of India Ltd (NPCIL) and the Westinghouse Electric Company signing a preliminary commercial contract. The agreement on the first commercial deal was announced by President Barack Obama himself after...
  • Kudankulam plant crosses atomic energy board hurdle 11-07-2013 09:30 PM

    Mumbai: The much-delayed Kudankulam nuclear power plant on Thursday crossed a major hurdle with the Atomic Energy Regulatory Board (AERB) granting clearance for the "first approach to criticality" for its 1000MW first unit. "AERB has granted clearance for the first approach to criticality (FAC) of unit 1 of Kudankulam nuclear...
  • No radioactivity release at AMRI Hospital: AERB 09-12-2011 08:41 PM

    New Delhi: There was no release of radiation from the sole medical device containing radioactive material in the AMRI Hospital in Kolkata where a massive fire broke out this morning, the Atomic Energy Regulatory Board said. A High Dose Rate brachytherapy unit with radioactive Iridium-192 as source was situated in...
  • Ground Report: Jaitapur nuclear power project 26-02-2011 10:22 AM

    Mumbai: Continued protests against the Jaitapur nuclear power project have now forced Maharashtra Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan to visit the area. While environmental and compensation concerns dominated this open house session conducted by the State government in Mumbai in January. Tough questions are now being raised about the technology, particularly...
  • Budding scientist's dream blows up in BARC blaze 31-12-2009 09:52 PM

    Umang Singh's family is now demanding an inquiry into the matter. ...
  • No headway in probe into BARC blaze 31-12-2009 03:17 AM

    ...