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INDIA | Japan to suspend civil nuclear talks with India: report

July 16, 2011


INDIA | THE HINDU| 17 July 2011 Sequel to Prime Minister Naoto Kan’s decision to take his country away from nuclear energy path The Japanese government is reported to have decided to suspend civil nuclear cooperation talks with India and four other countries — Brazil, South Africa, Turkey, and the United Arab Emirates. Tokyo’s decision, […]

INDIA | ‘What we will supply Jaitapur would have resisted Fukushima crisis’ – Areva sales pitch to India

July 10, 2011


INDIA | BUSINESS STANDARD | 10 July 2011 Areva, the French nuclear reactor producer, is not deterred by the Japanese nuclear setback. Bertrand Barré, scientific advisor to the group chairman, explains the strategy to Sanjay Jog. Edited excerpts: Has the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear accident adversely affected Areva’s plans on supply of new reactors globally? No, we will […]

INDIA | 45 per cent of Fukushima children had thyroid exposure to radiation

July 5, 2011


INDIA | THE HINDU | July 5, 2011 The plant has been leaking radioactive substances since it was hit by a magnitude-9 earthquake and resulting tsunami on March 11 About 45 per cent of children in Fukushima prefecture experienced thyroid exposure to radiation after the nuclear power there was damaged in March, officials said Tuesday. But […]

INDIA | Fukushima slows pace of N-power addition

June 16, 2011


INDIA | BUSINESS STANDARD | June 16, 2011, 0:36 IST No change in size or schedule, but designs & negotiations being reviewed for safety add-on. The aftermath of the Fukushima nuclear power setback in Japan has delayed some of the plans for atomic energy projects in India. There has been no scaling down on the proposed […]