Nuclear power in India
Atomic Power Stations in India (view) Active plants Planned plantsNuclear power is the fourth-largest source of electricity in India after thermal, hydroelectric and renewable sources of el...
Nuclear power in India - Wikipedia
Nuclear accidents by country
Worldwide, many nuclear accidents have occurred since the Chernobyl disaster in 1986. Two thirds of these mishaps occurred in the US. The French Atomic Energy Commission (CEA) has concluded that techn...
Atomic Energy Commission of India
The Atomic Energy Commission (Hindi: भारत सरकार परमाणु ऊर्जा विभाग) is a governing body functioning under the Department of Atomic Energy (DAE), Government of India. The DAE is under the direct ch...
People's Movement Against Nuclear Energy
The People's Movement Against Nuclear Energy is an anti-nuclear power group in Tamil Nadu, India, founded by S.P. Udayakumar. Since September 2011 the aim of the group is to close the Kudankulam Nucle...
Nuclear reactor accidents in the United States
The United States General Accountability Office reported more than 150 incidents from 2001 to 2006 alone of nuclear plants not performing within acceptable safety guidelines. According to a 2010 surve...
Nuclear reactor accidents in the United States - Wikipedia
Heavy Water Board
Heavy Water Board (HWB), a constituent unit under Department of Atomic Energy in the Government of India is primarily responsible for production of Heavy Water (D2O) which is used as a 'moderator' an...
BHAVINI
The Bharatiya Nabhikiya Vidyut Nigam Ltd. (BHAVINI) is a government-owned corporation of India established in 2004 in Chennai. One of the public sector undertakings, it is wholly owned by the Union Go...
Jaduguda Uranium Mine
The Jaduguda Mine (also spelt as Jadugoda or Jadugora) is a uranium mine in Jaduguda village in the Purbi Singhbhum district of the Indian state of Jharkhand. It is the world's biggest uranium reserve...
Prototype Fast Breeder Reactor
The Prototype Fast Breeder Reactor (PFBR) is a 500MWe fast breeder nuclear reactor presently being constructed in Kalpakkam, India. The Indira Gandhi Centre for Atomic Research (IGCAR) is responsible ...
Nuclear Power Corporation of India
The Nuclear Power Corporation of India Limited (NPCIL) is a government-owned corporation of India based in the financial capital of India viz Mumbai in the state of Maharashtra. It is wholly owned by ...
Nuclear Power Corporation of India - Wikipedia
Nuclear Liability Act
The Civil Liability for Nuclear Damage Act, 2010 or Nuclear Liability Act is a highly debated and controversial Act which was passed by both houses of Indian parliament. The Act aims to provide a civ...
Tummalapalle uranium mine
The Tummalapalle Mine is a uranium mine in Tumalapalli village located in Kadapa of the Indian state of Andhra Pradesh. Results from a research conducted by the Atomic Energy Commission of India in 20...
Tummalapalle uranium mine - Wikipedia
Department of Atomic Energy (India)
The Department of Atomic Energy (DAE) is a department directly under the Prime Minister of India with headquarters in Mumbai, Maharashtra, India. The department is responsible for nuclear technology, ...
Nuclear safety
Nuclear safety and security covers the actions taken to prevent nuclear and radiation accidents or to limit their consequences. This covers nuclear power plants as well as all other nuclear facilities...
Nuclear safety - Wikipedia
Nuclear power in Japan
Prior to the earthquake and tsunami of March 2011, and the nuclear disasters that resulted from it, Japan generated 30% of its electrical power from nuclear reactors and planned to increase that share...
Nuclear power in Japan - Wikipedia
Timeline of the Fukushima nuclear accidents
Fukushima Dai-ichi (dai-ichi means "#1"), was a multi-reactor nuclear power site in the Fukushima Prefecture of Japan. The Fukushima Daiichi nuclear disaster occurred after a 9.0 magnitude Tōhoku eart...
Timeline of the Fukushima nuclear accidents - Wikipedia
Atomic Energy Regulatory Board
The Atomic Energy Regulatory Board (AERB) was constituted on November 15, 1983 by the President of India by exercising the powers conferred by Section 27 of the Atomic Energy Act, 1962 (33 of 1962) to...