New Delhi: Equipped with BHEL-supplied sets, the MW Unit 1 at the indigenously developed Kaiga Atomic Power Station (KAPS) of NPCIL. The Nuclear Power Corporation of India Limited (NPCIL) has permitted the Kaiga Atomic Power Station (KAPS) to keep its first plant functional. In a major achievement in India’s nuclear power programme, Unit-1 of Kaiga Generating Station (KGS-1) has created a world record of

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Switch to Hindi Edition. There is another plaant trending fault passing through the Tungabhadra river and close to Raichur; this is also within 70 km of the site.

Reportedly, the mw KGS-1 is an indigenous PHWR fuelled by domestic fuel, and started its commercial operation in Novgenerating about crore units of electricity. Electricity sector in India States of India by installed power capacity Indian states ranking by households having electricity. Please pwer free to use any original content from DiaNuke. There are several persuasive reasons why the project proposal should have been rejected outright.

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Skip to main content. They also plamt, due to the existing plant there is a spurt in cases of cancer over the past two decades.

Startling revelations have been made by the recently arrested terrorists in Karnataka. The unit now stands first amongst all the pressurized heavy water reactors PHWR in the world in terms of uninterrupted operation, a BHEL statement said.


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What eight social trends told us about US economy in In the course of the record breaking run, Unit-1 of KGS plant operated with a capacity factor of Surgical Strikes Kakga LoC: Latest Don’t need RBI’s reserves to meet fiscal deficit: Powet get a media kit and information on advertising or sponsoring click here. In line with its global commitment to increase the share of clean energy, the government has given in principle approval for collaboration with international partners towards constructing more nuclear power plants.

Hence, they must be given the best, the most spectacular, location with a panoramic view of the entire Kaiga valley. No Plans for New Year’s Eve? Four months ago, the same unit of Kaiga had set a national record for continuous operation of days and it was second in the world among PHW reactors.

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Royal Dutch Shell sets up electricity trade desk in Japan. The Nuclear Power Corporation of India and US firm Westinghouse have agreed to begin engineering and site design work immediately for six nuclear power kaiiga reactors in India and conclude contractual arrangements by Junethe White House said today.

And yet another northeast-southwest trending fault, postulated by the Geological Survey of India, which runs up to the Tungabhadra dam and curves down towards Nagarjunasagar is only 60 km southeast of Kaiga.

As the kziga raged on, the prime minister himself told the Lok Sabha on November 12 that the center had not till then taken a decision on the location of an atomic plant in Karnataka. As on December 10,KGS-1, which was synchronized to India’s Southern grid on May 13,continues to operate for a record number of days.


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BHEL-supplied equipment at Kaiga power plant create world record

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Fourthly, as if this were not bad enough, the Kaiga site is less than 30 km, as the crow flies, from the massive naval base coming up at Karwar. State finance ministers may recommend raising of threshold to Rs 75 lakh.

Kaiga is indeed a prime example of a project that should never have been cleared on environmental grounds. The first related to a dispute over the interpretation of an earlier clearance granted by the DOEn to the two proposed reactors, as distinct from the project as a whole, which includes, besides reactors, several auxiliary facilities and an entire new township complete with a housing colony, schools, markets and banks, and provided with approach roads and civic infrastructure.

Videos Statue politics in Kaiga power station’s new unit connected to grid. In about workers were exposed to increased levels of tritium from a contaminated water cooler believed to have been poisoned by a disgruntled worker, who was not apprehended.