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"Hall of Nuclear Power" New Delhi, Musical Walk-through

Vietnam's nuclear plans

In February 2006 the Vietnamese government announced that a 2000 MWe nuclear power plant should be on line by 2020. This general target was confirmed in a nuclear power development plan approved by the government in August 2007, with the target being 


India strikes nuclear ties with Vietnam for peaceful purposes

With an aim to increase the cooperation in the field of nuclear enery for peaceful purposs, India and Vietnam have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to strengthen their nuclear ties in the presence of the heads of state of the two nations in New 


US nuclear power plants can operate up to 80 yrs

The last couple of decades have witnessed increased interest in the extension of the operating life of nuclear power plants. Extending the life of a plant is more economical than building a new one, and where it makes business sense, many plant operators in 


Germany biggest emitter of GHG in Europe

The ‘non-nuclear energy’ state Germany's Energiewende (energy transition) policy has made things worse for the climate by shutting down carbon-free nuclear capacity. After Fukushima mishap in March 2011, Germany government decided to phase out nuclear 


Nuclear & climate mitigation strategies

Nuclear has an important role in current national climate mitigation strategies. In the Intended Nationally Determined Contributions (INDCs) submissions, ten countries explicitly listed nuclear power in their national climate strategies, including five countries currently 


Time to replace fossil fuel based power to save planet

International community got together in November 2015 and agreed to keep the increase in global average temperature from pre-industrial levels to well below 2°C the threshold at which most experts believe the worst impacts from climate change can still be