User: sandman1965 Topic: Energy
Category: Nuclear
Last updated: Jan 30 2015 24:41 IST RSS 2.0
 
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LampT Tata Power MampM set to reignite nuclear energy defence plans 29.1.2015 Hindustan Times: Business
Companies are going back to drawing boards to review existing plans scout for partnerships and are readying specialist teams to pitch for increased business opportunities following the slew of initiatives and breakthroughs in talks between the two countries during US President Barack Obamas threeday ...
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Indo-Pak zero sum game crushes Pakistan 29.1.2015 Sify News
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Modi spoke to me in Gujarati: US Congressman 29.1.2015 Rediff: News
Ami Bera is on cloud nine after being part of Obama's visit to India.
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US nuclear scientist secretly taped by FBI claiming he could bomb New York 29.1.2015 The Guardian -- Front Page

Los Alamos scientist Pedro Leonardo Mascheroni jailed for five years after also offering to build nuclear weapons for Venezuela

A disgruntled, former Los Alamos National Laboratory scientist promised to build 40 nuclear weapons for Venezuela and design a bomb targeted for New York City in exchange for “money and power,” according to secret FBI recordings released Wednesday.

In the recordings, Pedro Leonardo Mascheroni tells an agent posing as a Venezuelan official that the bombs would prevent the United States from invading the oil-rich nation and brags to his wife that the passing of secrets would make him wealthy.

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India, Germany to set up working groups on water management 28.1.2015 ET: Foreign Trade
Javadekar said government's initiatives to tap cleaner sources of energy reflected India's commitment to pursue and practice clean and sustainable development.
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Looking East embracing West India wants to take the right steps in dance of diplomacy 28.1.2015 Hindustan Times: Top Stories
Three days after India signed a joint vision for the Asia Pacific and Indian Ocean Region with the United States in a move that upset Beijing it was announced on Wednesday that external affairs minister Sushma Swaraj would visit China on February ...
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India committed to pursue and practice clean and sustainable development – Shri Prakash Javadekar 28.1.2015 Govt of india: PIB
The Minister for Environment, Forests and Climate Change, Shri Prakash Javadekar has said that Government’s initiatives to tap cleaner sources of energy reflected India’s commitment to pursue and practice clean and sustainable development. As a fast developing economy, climate adaptation measures along with mitigation formed the defining factor in India’s approach towards development.
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German Delegation Calls on Uma Bharti 28.1.2015 Govt of india: PIB
A delegation under the leadership of Dr. (Mrs.) Barbara Hendricks, Minister of Environment, Nature Conservation, Building and Nuclear Safety, Federal Republic of Germany today met Union Minister for Water Resources
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Focus on Afghanistan, not Kashmir, India and Pakistan urged 28.1.2015 Sify News
Afghanistan, not Kashmir, can be the issue for India and Pakistan to resume a sustainable dialogue, where it will be relatively easier for them to reach agreement on issues like trade and security while ensuring peace for the "volatile" country , says a regional expert.
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Modi’s ‘gup shup’ with Obama undignified: Diggy 28.1.2015 TOI: All Headlines
Modi’s ‘gup shup’ with Obama undignified: Diggy
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After the Obama visit: India, the Swing State 28.1.2015 Rediff: News
'As in the Panchatantra tale of the cat and the monkeys, it is possible for the clever swing State to play off the two competing powers.'
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Modi discovers the prose of governance 28.1.2015 Rediff: News
'Reviving the nuclear deal was crucial before the Obama visit... It was time for the BJP to admit that it was wrong, and redo the civil nuclear liability laws.'
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15 things that India achieved due to Obama's visit 28.1.2015 TOI: India
US President Barack Obama left India for Saudi Arabia on Tuesday after a three-day visit focused on improving relations between the world's largest ...
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Obama visit: Vital interests of country surrendered, CPM says 28.1.2015 India News, Latest News in India, Live News India, India Breaking News - Times of India
Government has "surrendered on vital interests of the country, strategic and economic to US pressure," a CPM statement said on Tuesday reacting to Obama’s ...
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Yes, we can live well and avoid climate disaster, says UK government 28.1.2015 The Guardian -- Front Page

We can fly, drive and prosper while avoiding dangerous global warming – but only if billions remain in poverty and huge changes are made in areas such as energy and agriculture, new analysis from Decc’s Global Calculator shows

The world can enjoy higher standards of living and more travel, while drastically cutting emissions to avoid dangerous climate change – but only with sweeping changes to our infrastructure, the natural world and agriculture, a new analysis has found.

The UK government analysis also assumes that billions of people will remain in dire poverty at mid-century, despite efforts to lift them to greater prosperity, as the population rises to an estimated nine billion people.

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Tighter 'bond' & other gains 28.1.2015 Telegraph: Nation
The stress on the significance of religious freedom in Barack Obama's departure speech this morning may have brought an unexpected and somewhat unpleasant ending to the US President's visit, but government sources claimed "key outcomes" on various levels, from "personal" to "global partnership".
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Larsen & Toubro hopes to build nuclear reactors as Nuclear-Deal logjam ends 28.1.2015 ET: Engineering
Larsen & Toubro hopes to build nuclear reactors in partnership with Westinghouse Electric Company and is exploring other partnerships.
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Read: Prez Obama's address to the people of India at Siri Fort 27.1.2015 Rediff: Top Stories (India)
Full transcript of President Obama's speech at the Siri Fort Auditorium in New Delhi.
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Markets abuzz as India US close in on biz deals 27.1.2015 Hindustan Times: Business
As India and the US moved towards resetting their business relationship markets are keenly watching for cues on specifics on a host of sectors such as nuclear power defence production and renewable ...
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New England bears brunt of snowstorm as thousands left without power 27.1.2015 The Guardian -- Front Page
Massachusetts nuclear power station closed after power loss Blizzard warning still in effect as high tide threatens flooding Snow drifts and whiteout conditions battered New England on Monday night and into Tuesday, especially parts of Massachusetts, where thousands were left without power and a high tide threatened coastal flooding. By Tuesday morning, thousands of people and a nuclear plant in Massachusetts reported power losses, according to Boston media. There were nearly 22,000 reported outages in the state, with South Shore, Cape Cod and Nantucket hit hardest, the Boston Globe reported. PHOTO: Blowing #snow on Cape Cod, MA - http://t.co/Bfl3mSSp53 via kazardi07 on IG #Blizzardof2015 #MAwx pic.twitter.com/WHaVOgL7jE Pilgrim Nuclear Plant temporarily powered down due to loss of offsite power. NO PUBLIC SAFETY HAZARD ...
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