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India 21 New Nuclear Reactors to add 15000 MW Capacity – DAE

Power News - Published on Fri, 20 Sep 2019

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Department of Atomic Energy Secretary Mr KN Vyas said that nearly 21 nuclear reactors are under various stages of construction and planning which will add around 15000 MW of power generating capacity. He said that "India has a plan for capacity addition in nuclear power generation and presently we have 21 reactors under the stage of construction and planning. This will help in achieving an additional capacity of about 15,000 MW.”

DAE earlier said that 21 new nuclear power reactors with a total installed capacity of 15,700 MW are expected to be set up in the country by 2031. It also informed that five sites which would have total 28 nuclear reactors have been accorded 'in principle' approval by the central government.

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Posted By : Rabi Wangkhem on Fri, 20 Sep 2019
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