December 22, 2019 8:18 pm
A core catcher device is designed to localise and cool the molten core material in case of a meltdown accident.
October 29, 2019 5:59 pm
Kudankulam officials have confirmed that KKNPP Unit-1 & 2 are operating at 1000 MWe and 600 MWe respectively without any operational or safety concerns
July 12, 2019 11:36 pm
The arrest of Mugilan, the environmental activist known for protesting against Sterlite and Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant, was widely criticised by the political parties across the state.
December 06, 2017 1:30 pm
The two operating units of the Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant have reached full generating capacity of 2000MW, as both units recorded 1000MW of electricity generation for the first time.
June 02, 2017 2:45 pm
Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant was the outcome of an inter-governmental agreement between the erstwhile Soviet Union and India in 1988. It is the single largest nuclear power station in India.
June 01, 2017 2:36 pm
Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant: The plant has two units still pending and are to be made in collaboration with a Russian firm. Prime Minister Narendra Modi is slated to have a meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin shortly. Both countries are likely to sign 12 agreements.
October 31, 2014 1:34 am
The state government clarified in the court that it has already informed authorities concerned to withdraw the cases.
September 17, 2014 12:22 am
Not allowed to travel to Kathmandu, let off with a warning
June 16, 2014 1:27 am
The unit was also under shutdown during the Maintenance work.
June 15, 2014 5:42 pm
AERB has blamed 'inadequate draining of hot water' before taking up the routine maintenance work of the valve.