India may delay coal plant closures amid crisis in blow to climate action

India’s government is studying a slower retirement of aging coal-fired power plants as it also adds newer sites, a move that would keep fossil fuel capacity higher for years and potentially stall efforts to hit climate goals. Officials are considering a proposal to shutter less than 5 gigawatts … Read more

Ukraine targets Russian soldiers accused of threatening nuclear plant

Breadcrumb Trail Links PMN Business Author of the article: Reuters Natalia Zinets and Andrea Shalal Publishing date: Aug 14, 2022  •  15 minutes ago  •  3 minute read  •  Join the conversation Article content KYIV — Ukraine’s President Volodymyr Zelenskiy has warned Russian soldiers who shoot at Europe’s largest nuclear power station or use it as … Read more

Ukraine targets Russian soldiers threatening Europe’s largest nuclear power plant

Breadcrumb Trail Links PMN Business Author of the article: Publishing date: Aug 13, 2022  •  50 minutes ago  •  4 minute read  •  Join the conversation Article content KYIV — Ukraine is targeting Russian soldiers who shoot at Europe’s largest nuclear power station or use it as a base to shoot from, as G7 nations, fearing … Read more

Russia rebuffs calls to allow access to Ukraine nuclear plant

Russia has said it will not yet allow international inspectors to access Europe’s largest nuclear power plant despite fears over the state of the Ukrainian facility under Moscow’s occupation. Moscow and Kyiv have traded accusations of targeting the Zaporizhzhia plant in southern Ukraine, which has been under Russian control since March following Russia’s full-scale invasion … Read more

Live: Zelenskyy urges world to react on Russian-controlled nuclear plant

Live news updates: Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy urged the international community to force the Russian army to leave the occupied Zaporizhzhia nuclear plant after multiple strikes hit the compound. “The entire world must react immediately to chase out the occupiers from Zaporizhzhia. Only the Russians’ full withdrawal… would guarantee nuclear safety for all of … Read more

Nuclear Plant in Ukraine is Shelled; Rising Dangers Feared

KYIV, Ukraine (AP) — Russia and Ukraine traded accusations Monday that each side is shelling Europe’s biggest nuclear power plant in southern Ukraine. Russia claimed that Ukrainian shelling caused a power surge and fire and forced staff to lower output from two reactors, while Ukraine has blamed Russian troops for storing weapons there. Nuclear experts … Read more

Ukraine Latest: Zelenskiy Assails Russian Nuclear Plant ‘Terror’

Breadcrumb Trail Links PMN Business Ukraine’s nuclear power authority said it disconnected a generator at Europe’s biggest nuclear power plant from the electrical grid after the facility’s grounds came under Russian shelling. Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy said Moscow’s shelling of the facility was “an act of terror.” Russia blamed the attack on Ukraine. Author of … Read more

Shells hit power lines at Ukraine nuclear plant, fighting in east

Breadcrumb Trail Links PMN Business Author of the article: Article content KYIV — Russia and Ukraine accused each other on Friday of shelling Europe’s biggest nuclear power plant as fighting raged again in the crucial border region of the Donbas and three more ships left ports carrying previously blockaded Ukrainian grain. Shells hit a high-voltage … Read more

World’s largest floating solar power plant to be built in Madhya Pradesh

With an aim to increase the power generation capacity of the central state of Madhya Pradesh and address the electricity problems in the region, a floating solar power plant is going to be built in Khandwa which will generate 600 Megawatt power by 2022-23, informed the officials on Wednesday. Said to be … Read more

Rosatom Inks Deal With Russian Builder at Turkish Nuclear Plant

Breadcrumb Trail Links PMN Business Akkuyu Nukleer AS, the nuclear power company controlled by Russia’s state-run Rosatom Corp., annulled its contract with a Turkish builder and instead chose a Russian contractor for the remaining work on Turkey’s $20 billion atomic plant. Author of the article: Bloomberg News Taylan Bilgic Article content (Bloomberg) — Akkuyu Nukleer … Read more