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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Views Read Edit View history. During that time, an indigenous technology was used to set up the Kaiga nuclear power generating station. Why India’s renewables targets face a foggy horizon.

Kaiga Atomic Power Station

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Secondly, the project is located within a 50 km distance from no fewer than six reservoirs on the Kali river; it will itself draw water for final removal of the heat generated in the reactor from the proposed dam to be located next to it.

Vietnam coal firms ink deal to power EVN’s power projects. The previous plnat for continuous operation was held by a kaoga of Pickering Nuclear Generating Station PNGS of Canada which operated continuously for days and a few hours. Kaiga Generating Station is a nuclear power generating station situated at Kaiganear the river Kaliin Uttar Kannada district of KarnatakaIndia.

Jaitapur nuclear power plant to be completed at all costs: At least three organisations have emerged in the state which have been campaigning against the Kaiga project. BHEL bags Rs 3, crore order for West Bengal supercritical power plant FPIs invest Rs 5, crore in Dec on slump in crude prices, strengthening rupee Illegal coal mining inseparable part of Meghalaya politics Navy divers, Odisha fire services team join rescue operation Prime Minister lays foundation stone of 50 MW LNG-based power project in Andaman Petrol price cut to its lowest level indiesel rates at 9-month low India on track to meet its Paris pledges despite growing emission Lucknow: Officials and cross-check the condition of the units.


Wednesday, November 7 In Decemberit got the distinction of setting a world record of powed operation among all nuclear power plants. Royal Dutch Shell sets up electricity trade desk in Japan.

Located 56 km from Karwar, the Pwer plant has four olant. Skip to main content. They do not represent the views or opinions of newindianexpress. If the unit requires maintenance, they order shutdown for a few days.

But that was not to be. Thursday, October 11 Abstain from posting comments that are obscene, defamatory or inflammatory, and do not indulge in personal attacks. In a joint statement by three local environmental associations— Uttara Kannada Zilla Psrisara Samrakshana Samiti, Bedti Aghanashini Kolla Samiti and Vruksha Laksha Andolana have urged the Centre not to go ahead with this proposal citing various reasons.

BHEL-supplied equipment at Kaiga power plant create world record, Energy News, ET EnergyWorld

It needs no deep analysis to predict what the dropping of a few small conventional bombs on the Kaiga reactors would achieve; it would precipitate a disaster much worse than the Chernobyl catastrophe, poisoning vast stretches of land and contaminating the air, kakga and the food chain with dangerous radionuclides. Train 18 at kmph!

Dear user, The EconomicTimes. The plant was eventually built in spite of the problems described below. Please review and accept these changes below to continue using the website. According to the statement, the unit has been operating continuously since May 13, and has surpassed the previous record of days of continuous operation, which was held by a unit of Pickering Nuclear Generating Station PNGS in Canada.


If past experience with reservoirs in the Deccan Plateau region—in particular with the Koyna and Panshet dams and the disasters that befell them—is any guide, the Kaiga site must be considered problematic from the geological point of view. Moreover, activists are questioning the practicality of setting up a nuclear power plant with the prevalence of other safe and cheaper power generating options like solar and wind plants.

Fadnavis 19 Apr The plant has been in operation since March and is operated by the Nuclear Power Corporation of India. Contact us anonymously through this link. Thus, the plant is potentially an important military target in the event of war. Environmental groups point out that the Kaiga nuclear power plant complex is situated amidst tropical rain forests in the foothills of Western Ghats, which is the principle source of water for south India and hence, no further damage should be done to the ecologically sensitive area.

Mahindra Alturas G4 India review: The fourth unit of the Kaiga power station in Karnataka, India, has been successfully connected to the power grid. It has four units.

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

Addition of more units, therefore, can further complicate the public health issue, they said. Please feel free to use any original content from DiaNuke. Binge watch these top rated Bollywood films. Retrieved from ” https: