• Electrical India
  • Jan 5, 2017

Nuclear energy can make a valuable contribution to worldwide socio-economic development. In this article, the need of nuclear energy to meet the growing energy needs, the present scenario in India and in the world, the advantages and disadvantages of nuclear energy for environmental safety and the international measures taken for nuclear safety are discussed. If the growing world economy continues to rely on traditional thermal energy sources, carbon emissions would significantly rise and environmental consequences like greenhouse effect, global warming, and climate change would progressively become a serious cause for concern...

  • Electrical India
  • Apr 5, 2016

WSC licensed CNPSC and INET (Tsinghua University's Institute of Nuclear and New Energy Technology) to develop the simulator…

  • Electrical India
  • Mar 5, 2016

It is quite satisfactory to note that in 2015, under the leadership of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, India has seen major achievements in the field of civil nuclear cooperation…

  • Electrical India
  • Nov 5, 2015

In the last around two years, Indian power sector has grown at a very fast pace. Some of the plans, although made by the previous government, they could not accelerate their execution process. The present government, under the leadership of Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Minister of State (IC) for Power, Coal and New & Renewable Energy Piyush Goyal; has been successfully driving the sector towards an all round success. They have for the first time outpaced the growth rate of several areas under this sector…

  • Electrical India
  • Nov 5, 2015

A study conducted at Jadugoda showed that 4.49% of the new born children had congenital deformities and 9.25% of the mothers reported deaths of their children due to congenital deformities...

  • Electrical India
  • Oct 5, 2015

The challenge is that we need to reduce greenhouse gas emissions and other pollutants – and yet provide affordable power to allow for improved standards of living to the global population...

  • Electrical India
  • Mar 5, 2015

Since the Indo-US Nuclear deal inked by the then Prime Minister of India. Manmohan Singh, the NPCIL has embarked on a rather ambitious plan to expand the Nuclear power generation from 5,308 presently to 63,000 MW by 2032. The track record of NPCIL is anything but reassuring that this target will be met. The democratic resistance by the villagers of MithiVirdi area have raised very basic questions regarding the functioning of NPCIL which has flouted the norms and procedures to ensure safety of a nuclear power plant. With the renewed commitment arrived at between the present Prime Minister of India and President of US, NPCIL has received new en   Read More...

  • Electrical India
  • Jan 5, 2015

For decades climate scientists have warned to limit the human influence on ecosystem and climate that led to global warming and climate change. Now they say we have very little time to act. The Intergovernmental Panel for Climate Change (IPCC), a global institution that studies climate change, has recently released another alarming report that bespeaks the increasing harm we humans are doing to the environment in the form of greenhouse gases emissions. This disrupts the climate more and raises global warming. There should be zero emission of greenhouse gases by 2100, the report suggests, if there has to be no further rise in the temperature.   Read More...