KKNPP reactor II may attain criticality by tomorrow night

9.7.2016 
Hindu: News 
The ‘First Approach to Criticality’ in the second reactor of Kudankulam Nuclear Power Project commenced at 7.52 p.m. on Friday and the reactor is expected to attain criticality within the next 48 hour... 
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MoEF team may inspect KKNPP reactor today

1.7.2016 
Hindu: National 
With the Atomic Energy Regulatory Board (AERB) giving its nod for criticality in the second reactor of Kudankulam Nuclear Power Project, a 6member team from Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climat... 
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Kudankulam second unit gets AERB nod

30.6.2016 
Hindu: Chennai 
The Atomic Energy Regulatory Board (AERB) has given clearance to the Nuclear Power Corporation of India Limited (NPCIL) for the second unit of the Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant to go critical, AERB C... 
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Second unit at Kudankulam to reach criticality ‘very soon’

22.6.2016 
Hindu: National 
The second unit of 1,000 MWe at the Kudankulam Nuclear Power Station will reach criticality “very soon,” probably in a matter of days. “We are ready” and “we are in the right direction” for the first... 
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Kudankulam second unit criticality likely in 1520 days

11.6.2016 
Hindu: Chennai 
With the completion of the loading of enriched uranium fuel assemblies into the second unit of the Kudankulam Nuclear Power Station, commissioning of the reactor is in the final stages. “We are in the... 
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‘Govt. covering up nuke accidents’

17.3.2016 
Hindu: News 
The People’s Movement against Nuclear Energy and the National Fishworkers Forum have accused the Union government of covering up nuclear accidents. A press release issued by the two organisations here... 
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Activists protest against expansion of Kudankulam nuclear project

15.3.2016 
Hindu: News 
Want white paper release by the government on the issue 
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Power generation stopped at Kudankulam again

17.2.2016 
Hindu: National 
Electricity generation in the first reactor of Kudankulam Nuclear Power Project (KKNPP) was stopped again on Tuesday evening following leak in a secondary circuit tube.“While the primary circuit syste... 
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“Kudankulam reactor’s spent fuel safe under water”

17.2.2016 
Hindu: National 
The spent fuel removed from the first reactor of Kudankulam Nuclear Power Project (KKNPP) during the recent annual outage has been kept under water as per the stipulations with all safety measures, Si... 
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Power generation resumes in KKNPP

15.2.2016 
Hindu: Tamil Nadu 
Power generation in the first 1000MW reactor of the Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant (KKNPP) resumed on Sunday evening after it suffered a breakdown earlier this month.After attending to the problem, t... 
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Snag halts power generation at Kudankulam

6.2.2016 
Hindu: Tamil Nadu 
Power generation in the first 1000 MW reactor of the Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant (KKNPP) was suspended on Thursday night after it suffered a breakdown.The generation came to a halt at 10.35 p.m. fo... 
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Six days after resumption, snag hits Kudankulam power generation

5.2.2016 
Hindu: Home 
The power generation at the plant had resumed on January 30, 2016 after seven months of shutdown for maintenance. 
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Interview of Evgeni Griva, Director General of Rosatom, South Asia

5.2.2016 
Hindu: Opinion 
“Based on the decision signed in December 2015, a fourth working group on the localization of production in India has already been established and is operating successfully,” Evgeni Griva, Director G... 
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Readers mail

1.2.2016 
Hindu: Tamil Nadu 
Commission safety audit at KudankulamKudankulam plant is back to power producing mode after a gap of few months. Coinciding with this is the comment of former AERB chairman that the plant is not safe ... 
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Kudankulam operations

1.2.2016 
Hindu: Home 
The first unit of the highprofile Kudankulam nuclear plant in Tamil Nadu has resumed generation after a a gap of few months. Coinciding with this is the comment of former AERB chairman A. Gopalakris... 
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‘Kudankulam plant not safe without proper quality checks’

31.1.2016 
Hindu: Home 
Former AERB chief says no one knows which part will break down when 
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KKNPP’s first reactor attains criticality

23.1.2016 
Hindu: Home 
The first reactor of the Kudankulam Nuclear Power Project (KKNPP), which has been under maintenance since June 23 last following the scheduled annual spent fuel removal, attained criticality on Thursd... 
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KKNP first reactor to resume power generation within five days

22.1.2016 
Hindu: Tamil Nadu 
It has been under maintenance since June 23, 2015 
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Kudankulam first reactor generates Rs. 1,565cr. revenue

15.1.2016 
Hindu: National 
The first reactor of Kudankulam Nuclear Power Project (KKNPP), which is being prepared for the second fuel cycle operation following refuelling, has so far generated 687.50 crore units of electricity ... 
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Campaign against expanding nuclear projects in TN

5.1.2016 
Hindu: Cities 
As negotiations between India and Russia are in the advanced stages for installing the third and fourth units of the Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant in Tamil Nadu, antinuclear activists have intensifi... 
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