nuclear plant

Japan OKs plan to release Fukushima nuclear plant wastewater

A massive earthquake and tsunami in 2011 destroyed the Fukushima plant’s cooling systems, causing the meltdown of three reactors and the release of large amounts of radiation.

published on : 18th May 2022

Japan making progress on Fukushima water release plan: IAEA

A team of experts from the International Atomic Energy Agency visited the plant in February and met with officials.

published on : 29th April 2022

Bearish sentiment to rule markets globally

In the coming week, in addition to geopolitical tensions, the domestic market will look at state election exit poll data and the global market on Bank of England and Fed policy statements.

published on : 7th March 2022

France works to secure Ukraine nuclear sites

A Russian attack on a nuclear plant sparked a fire on Friday and briefly raised worldwide fears of a catastrophe.

published on : 5th March 2022

India cautions against attacks on nuclear facilities, says UNSC must acknowledge crisis in Ukraine

The 15-nation Council held an emergency session, called by Albania, France, Ireland, Norway, the United Kingdom and the United States on Friday.

published on : 5th March 2022

Atomic watchdog: No radiation change after shelling at Europe's largest nuclear plant

An official in Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy's office, speaking on condition of anonymity, said the reactors have not yet been damaged and radiation levels are normal.

published on : 4th March 2022

Russia shells Europe's largest nuclear plant, starting fire

The assault triggered a phone call between U.S. President Joe Biden and Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy, and the U.S. Department of Energy activated its nuclear incident response team.

published on : 4th March 2022

IAEA reviews water release from damaged Japan nuclear plant

The government and Tokyo Electric Power Company Holdings announced plans last year to begin gradually releasing the still-contaminated water in spring 2023 after its further treatment and dilution.

published on : 14th February 2022

Experts to visit Fukushima plant to check water release plan

The team of about 15 experts will meet with government and utility officials during their Feb. 14-18 mission, which includes a visit to the Fukushima Daiichi plant.

published on : 7th February 2022

Centre can't force any project without taking locals in confidence: NCP on Jaitapur nuclear site nod

NCP spokesman and Maharashtra minister Nawab Malik said that development and new projects are required, but not without taking locals into confidence.

published on : 17th December 2021

DMK urges PM Modi to cancel clearance granted to store spent nuclear fuel at Kudankulam

In a detailed letter, senior Lok Sabha member TR Baalu said storing of spent nuclear fuel (SNF) at the nuclear plant site will be an utmost hazard to the people and environment

published on : 7th October 2021