08 Mar 2015
Kolkata: Aiming to generate clean fuel from waste, a large-scale bio-reactor plant for producing hydrogen on a pilot level would be ready at IIT Kharagpur this year.
27 Oct 2015
Chennai: India's atomic power company Nuclear Power Corporation of India Ltd (NPCIL) is likely to restart its first 1,000 MW unit at Kudankulam Nuclear Power Project (KNPP) only in December this year, said a source.
05 May 2012
People living in the city of Taj will soon be able to get clean drinking water as the country’s first plant based on the Moving Bed Bio-Reactor (MBBR) technology is being set up here. The plant of 4 crore litre of water capacity, to be built in Sikandra institutional area, will supply clean water by the end of this year. This will be the th
08 Jan 2015
New Delhi: The Delhi High Court on Thursday stayed till February 25 the closure of a south Delhi bio-medical waste treatment plant, which is allegedly adversely effecting the health of residents of a nearby colony.
27 Dec 2013
Chennai: Mandatory tests prescribed by India's atomic regulator will be carried out at the Kudankulam Nuclear Power Project's (KNPP) first unit before the reactor power is increased, said a senior official.
27 Apr 2016
Visakhapatnam: A huge fire was still raging in a biodiesel factory in Duvvada Special Economic Zone (SEZ), more than 15 hours after it broke out, police said today.
10 Jun 2013
Iran's Russian-built Bushehr nuclear power plant has suffered a malfunction in its main generator, the Islamic Republic's ambassador to Moscow said on Monday.
19 Jul 2016
Bengaluru: Mercedes Benz today ruled out using bio-diesel to power its cars and other vehicles in India as the German luxury car maker clarified that it never committed any such possibility to Union transport Minister Nitin Gadkari.
17 Nov 2011
With protests bringing work to a standstill, atomic power plant operator Nuclear Power Corporation of India Ltd's hopes of commissioning the first 1,000 MW unit at the Kudankulam Nuclear Power Project (KNPP) in Tamil Nadu by the extended deadline of March 2012 may not fructify, an official said.
17 Oct 2014
Islamabad: A court in Pakistan has restrained the government from initiating construction work on two proposed nuclear power plants unless environmental safeguards are adhered to, media reports said.