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India draws attention back to its civil nuclear and uranium mining ambitions

2020-08-25T12:37:03+00:00August 25th, 2020|Analysis - India Global Business, India Inc Views - India Global Business|

Alongside India’s push to develop its renewable energy generation capacity, its nuclear energy plans are growing. Uranium mining – both at home and abroad – will underpin the success of its civil nuclear ambitions.

Much ado about India’s no-first-use nuke policy

2019-09-27T14:43:31+00:00September 26th, 2019|2019, North America Edition – 27th September 2019|

A nuclear energy expert shares his views on the recent shift in India's nuclear doctrine and how it will impact the wider geopolitics with its neighbours. Indian Defence Minister Rajnath Singh made headlines in August when he appeared to nullify India’s nuclear weapons no first use (NFU) policy. “Till today, our nuclear policy is ‘no first use’. What happens in future depends on the circumstances,” he said. In the context of Prime Minister Modi’s effort to project a more muscular [...]

A nuclear bolstering of India-US ties

2020-08-20T07:07:19+00:00March 15th, 2019|India Inc News|

Enhanced civil nuclear cooperation with a deal for the US to set up six nuke reactors in India will help iron out wrinkles in bilateral trade relations, writes India Inc. Founder & CEO Manoj Ladwa. India and the US have agreed to set up six nuclear power reactors in the southern Indian coastal state of Andhra Pradesh. The transaction, involving the sale to India of six Westinghouse AP-1000 reactors, follows from the Indo-US Nuclear Deal signed in 2008. This development [...]

Supporting India’s Energy Quest — Civil Nuclear Cooperation

2020-03-26T10:28:28+00:00July 12th, 2018|Uncategorized|

Backdrop There are several big challenges facing the world and without doubt, one of the biggest is how to produce clean sustainable energy to meet the aspirations of millions. On one hand, we have the United Kingdom where the world’s first commercial nuclear power plant was built in the 1950s and such is the maturity of this industry in the UK that nearly all of the nuclear power plants with the exception of one will be shut down by 2030 [...]