10 Aug 2016
New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Russian President Vladimir Putin and Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa on Wednesday jointly inaugurated the Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant-I.
07 Mar 2015
Chennai: The Centre is committed to supporting the power sector in Tamil Nadu including allocation of a major share of power from the Kudankulam Nuclear Power Project, as part of addressing the acute power shortage in the state, Union Coal and Power Minister Piyush Goyal said on Saturday.
21 Sep 2012
India’s nuclear operator has started loading enriched uranium fuel in the first reactor of the Kudankulam Nuclear Power Project after getting the final clearance from the Atomic Energy Regulatory Board (AERB) on Tuesday.
10 Nov 2012
The controversy-hit Kudankulam Nuclear Power Project (KNPP) will start its production by the first week of December, Union minister V Narayanasamy said on Friday. He said enriched uranium has been fed in the core of the vessel and the lid was closed. "Now, the vessel is being pressurised. After that trial run will start. That will go for about 20 days. Thereafter the production is likely to start. Probably in the end of November or first week of December," he said.
16 Jan 2014
New Delhi: India has almost finalized the deal with Russia for the phase 3 and 4 of Kudankulam Nuclear Power Project (KNPP) in Tamil Nadu, Minister of State for Atomic Energy V Narayanasamy said.
17 Dec 2011
The Tamil Nadu government should act against activists trying to hold up work on the Kudankulam Nuclear Power Project (KNPP) being set up in the state, Minister of State in Prime Minister's Office V Narayanasamy said on Saturday.
18 Oct 2012
A 10-member team from the Atomic Energy Regulatory Board on Thursday began inspection of the Kudankulam Nuclear Power Project, where loading of enriched uranium was almost complete.
30 Oct 2013
Chennai: The first unit of Kudankulam Nuclear Power Project (KNPP) on Tuesday night stopped operations due to a feed water problem.
06 Mar 2013
The much-delayed Kudankulam nuclear power project is expected to be commissioned by April, government told the Lok Sabha on Wednesday.
11 Sep 2012
The row over setting up the Kudankulam nuclear power plant in Tamil Nadu reached the Supreme Court on Tuesday with a petition, which sought its directions to restrain the Union government and other authorities from commissioning the controversial project.