PDF | Jaitapur Nuclear Power Plant (JNPP) is an ambitious MW proposed power project of Nuclear Power Corporation of India (NPCIL) at Madban village. MUMBAI: The land acquisition process for the MW nuclear power plant in Jaitapur, about kilometres from here, has been completed. In March, India and France inked an an agreement to expedite the Jaitapur nuclear power plant project, with the aim of commencing work at the site by year- end.

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United States of America has a law on liability-related issues for all non-military nuclear facilities constructed in the United States before named Price—Anderson Nuclear Industries Indemnity Act. Even though The Government of Maharashtra state completed land acquisition in Januaryonly 33 out of the 2, villagers have accepted compensation cheques as of November India is building nuclear power stations to meet the growing energy demands of its increasingly urban population and to shift away from environmentally-damaging coal-fired electricity.

Drag according to your convenience. Fill in your details: A comment, if suitable, may be selected for publication in the Letters pages of EPW. I know the environmentalists will not be very happy with my decision, but it is foolish romance to think that India can attain high growth rate and sustain the energy needs of a 1.

In the field of atomic energy, the two countries signed an agreement to expedite the work on Jaitapur nuclear power plant. Jaduguda uranium mine Tummalapalle uranium mine.

Jaitapur nuclear project: Land acquisition process completed, says Maharashtra energy minister

Impact assessment of proposed Jaitapur nuclear power The union minister of state overlooking the Department of Atomic Energy said that uranium projects have been planned in three phases, through to Donate now hide message. Sushma Swaraj 17 Nov, Nuclear Power Corporation of India Limited. The protesters have raised serious doubts about the neutrality of the Environment Impact Assessment Report, prepared by National Environmental Engineering Research Institute NEERI which forms the basis of environmental clearance for the project, since parallel studies by the Bombay Natural History Society have shown that the project will cause substantial environmental damage.


ET EnergyWorld A one stop platform that caters to the pulse of the pulsating energy. Retrieved 29 November The public hearing became controversial as the EIA report was not delivered for study to 3 of the 4 Gram panchayat local village bodies a month in advance.

Retrieved 1 December Armenia Iran Netherlands Slovenia. This project will spread over hectares 3. Responding to the Congress MLC’s query on whether the project faced opposition from local residents, Bawankule answered in the affirmative.

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Local residents as well as parties like the Shiv Sena have been opposing the project citing safety concerns. Archived from the original on 8 December Greenpeace India has been vehemently supporting the people of Jaitapur against the construction of the Nuclear Power Plant.

Retrieved 18 December The accidents of Chernobyl and Fukushima have shown the destructive potential of nuclear energy. By continuing to use the site, you agree to the use of cookies. Data collected by the Geological Survey of India has suggested that there have been over 92 quakes in 20 years, the jaiyapur of them being 6.

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It is paradoxical that environmentalists are against nuclear energy. China has signed the agreement with Areva for three such reactors.

nclear By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. Archived from the original on 30 April If you continue to use this website without changing your cookie settings or you click “Accept” below then you are consenting to this. Retrieved 27 December Only five per cent of it would be encapsulated and stored for 30 to 40 nuclexr, till scientists develop some technology to treat it.


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The land acquisition process for the MW nuclear power plant in Jaitapur, about kilometres from here, has been completed, Maharashtra Energy Minister Chandrashekhar Bawankule said. Reading, Recycling, and Reprocessing Making a Better The plant is estimated to generate tonnes of used nuclear fuel each year, the volume of a 2.

He was received at the airport last night by Prime Minister Modi, in a special gesture. Views Read Edit View history. Debate on nuclear power project at Jaitapur is ongoing on various levels.

The government is hiding facts about huge negative impact on the social and environmental development of the Konkan region in general and the government is alleged of manipulating the area seismic risk level, lowering it from high severity earthquake zone to moderate seismic severity zone. It is one of several nuclear power projects being undertaken in a thin strip of coast of RaigadRatnagiri and Sindhudurg districts. My Saved Articles Sign in Sign up. Archived from the original on 15 July National Entrepreneurship Awards India, France review status of Jaitapur nuclear power project In March, India and France inked an an agreement to expedite the Jaitapur nuclear power plant project, with the aim of commencing work at the site by year-end.