New Delhi: Equipped with BHEL-supplied sets, the MW Unit 1 at the indigenously developed Kaiga Atomic Power Station (KAPS) of NPCIL. The Nuclear Power Corporation of India Limited (NPCIL) has permitted the Kaiga Atomic Power Station (KAPS) to keep its first plant functional. In a major achievement in India’s nuclear power programme, Unit-1 of Kaiga Generating Station (KGS-1) has created a world record of

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First, the Kaiga valley probably has the last vestiges of a tropical rainforest left in one of the more vulnerable parts of the Western Ghats, themselves among the most gravely threatened ecosystems of the country.

Nuclear power stations in Karnataka establishments in India Buildings and structures in Uttara Kannada district. Voicing its staunch opposition to the Jaitapur nuclear power plantthe Shiv Sena has sent a detailed report on the project to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, highlighting the ‘adverse impact’ it would have on the green belt in Maharashtra’s Konkan region.

At least three organisations have emerged in the state which have been campaigning against the Kaiga project. EU and the Philippines ink seven clean energy contacts. We use cookies plajt ensure the best experience for you on our website.

India portal Karnataka portal Nuclear technology portal Energy portal. As the battle raged on, the prime minister himself told the Lok Sabha on November 12 that the center had not till then taken a decision on the location of an atomic plant in Karnataka. But poewr was not to be. How the world’s power plants fend off cybersecurity threats. But we need to be judicious while moderating your comments.

Plamt revelations have been made by the recently arrested terrorists in Karnataka. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. China’s power generation climbed 6.

Indigenous Kaiga nuclear power plant KGS-1 sets a world record, puts India as a front runner

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Kaiga is indeed a prime example of a project that should never have been cleared on environmental grounds.

Sign Up For Newsletter. One of the two MW units of Kakrapar Atomic Power Station KAPS in Gujarat’s Surat district was today shut down after leakage of pwoer water and a temporary emergency situation was declared but there was no radioactive leak and all workers are safe.

Heavy water leakage at Kakrapar atomic plantno radiation leak 12 Mar We recently saw what happened in Kerala, if such a plsnt occurs, what will happen to the people living in the entire region. Two additional reactors are planned for the site, to be opened in Besides, siting the housing colony on the hilltop would obviate the need for air conditioners.

Officials and cross-check the condition of the units.

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The DAE wanted to site the colony, occupying over acres of land, on top of powef hill about 30 km away from the plant, rather than at Mallapur village adjacent to it. In the course of the record breaking run, Unit-1 of KGS plant operated with a capacity factor of Stores the user’s cookie consent state for the current domain.

Westinghouse to build six nuclear power plants in India 08 Jun The fourth unit of kiaga Kaiga power station in Karnataka, India, has been successfully connected to the power grid. Train 18 Buzz Train 18 a super hit! The power generated here is supplied to Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh and Telangana. Emotions, nostalgia run high on eve of Hyderabad High Court bifurcation. Besides there are several clusters of earthquake epicenters close to Kaiga with magnitudes going up to 5 on the Richter scale.


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Oracle Utilities Ranks No. Congratulations to the team. As on December 10,KGS-1, which was synchronized to India’s Southern grid on May 13,continues to operate for a record number of days. Integrating Safety and Process Environments. The plant has been in operation since March and is operated plwnt the Nuclear Power Corporation of India.

Videos Statue politics in Surgical Strikes At LoC: Events Lpant Apr Cambodia’s MW Lower Sesan-2 hydropower dam starts production. One would have hoped that the government, in particular the DOEn, might at least in token recognition of and in the wake of the Chernobyl catastrophe take their arguments into consideration before clearing the project.

They also claimed, due to the existing plant there is a spurt in cases of cancer over the past two decades. This article from describes the planning stages of, and opposition to, the Kaiga Nuclear Atomic Power Station in Karnataka, India.

Kaiga Atomic Power Station

Gallery Australia says ‘Happy ‘ as rest of the world awaits New Year. It also maintained that the clearance granted earlier to the two reactors was not tantamount to approval for the colony and approach roads as well; and it pointed out that the DAE had not even bothered to submit a complete proposal before announcing that it was going ahead with the project, starting, inevitably, with the housing colony. In a joint statement by three local palnt associations— Uttara Kannada Zilla Psrisara Samrakshana Samiti, Bedti Aghanashini Kolla Samiti powdr Vruksha Laksha Andolana have urged the Centre not to go ahead with this proposal citing various reasons.