New Delhi: Nuclear power crops of seven,000 megawatt (MW) capability are at present below varied phases of development within the nation, in keepin
The crops below development embrace Unit 3, four and 5 of Kudankulam Nuclear Power Project of three,000 MW capability and a 500 MW capability Prototype Quick Breeder Reactor in Tamil Nadu. Other than this, there are two upcoming 1,400 MW capability nuclear power plants together with Kakrapar Atomic Power Plant in Gujarat and the Rajasthan Atomic Power Station.
A 700 MW challenge, Gorakhpur Nuclear Energy Plant, has additionally been deliberate on a 560 hectare space located west of Gorakhpur village in Fatehabad district of Haryana.
India is planning so as to add round 20,000 Mw nuclear energy technology capability over the following decade, Ok N Vyas, Secretary, Department of Atomic Energy and Chairman, Atomic Energy Regulatory Commission had stated in October 2019.
Within the present monetary yr, complete funding by the central Public Sector Undertakings below the Division of Atomic Vitality is prone to stand at Rs 14,851 crore. State-owned Nuclear Energy Company of India will alone account for 98 per cent of that deliberate spending.