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Dhaka Wednesday,  Feb 21, 2018

Nuclear

two-women-crossing-the-fields Radioactive atoms and radiation have been around well ahead of the origin of life on our planet. All substances contain radioactive isotopes that appeared, presumably, at the time of the formation of the Earth. Studying the distribution of natural radioactive nuclides in the environment makes it possible to understand some certain processes that are hardly approachable otherwise. Atom 100 Million BC, or what the radioisotope dating method is all about... »
ROOPPUR SCHOOL-ENERGYBANGLA Bangladesh has started the payment process for setting up its first nuclear power plant at Rooppur and has opened a Letter of Credit worth USD 11.38 for the same. The Bangladesh Atomic Energy Commission (BAEC) has opened this Letter of Credit and it would cover import of different equipment, services and expertise for the plant from Russia. A letter of credit is a letter from a bank guaranteeing that a... »
Rooppur - energy bangla The Department of Atomic Energy (DAE) has signed an agreement with the Bangladesh Atomic Energy Commission (BAEC) to extend technical support for the Rooppur Nuclear Power Plant (RNPP), Minister of State of the Ministry of Development of North Eastern Region (DoNER), MoS PMO, Personnel, Public Grievances & Pensions, Atomic Energy and Space, Dr. Jitendra Singh informed the Lok Sabha. Singh said in a written reply that the DAE has signed... »
Eight New Nuclear Medicine Centres Across Country - energy bangla The Bangladesh Government is going to set up eight new branches of the elite Institute of Nuclear Medicine and Allied Sciences (INMAS) across the country to make the state-of-the-art nuclear medicine technologies accessible to the masses at a low cost. The hospitals will have nuclear medicine diagnostic and treatment services for diseases like cancer and diagnose diseases of thyroid, brain, bone, heart, breast, lung, heart, kidney and so on. The... »
Rooppur - energy bangla As Bangladesh is celebrating the pouring of First Concrete for nuclear power plant at Rooppur, energy experts in the country call for setting up laboratories and facilities for nuclear research and expanding its scope. Former Chairman of Bangladesh Atomic Energy Commission M Ali Zulquarnain advised that nuclear power plants are sensitive sites and hence, not appropriate for conducting formal research. “Power plants are built to generate power, it is not... »
Alexander Khazin The Rooppur Nuclear Power Plant’s generation units in Bangladesh will be based on VVER-1200 Russia reactors of the 3+ generation technology. The innovative power generation units have improved technical and economic parameters that ensure absolute safety of the operation and fully meet the post-Fukushima standards of the IAEA. The VVER-1200 is the most powerful reactor in Russia and it has three key advantages: it shows high-performance, it is durable and... »
Rooppur The process of becoming a nuclear nation has started for Bangladesh as the Prime Minister has inaugurated the core construction process of the Rooppur Nuclear Power Plant on 30th November. Once fully implemented, Bangladesh will be the 32nd nuclear nation in the world and third in the South-Asia. This has brought us a step closer to become a middle-income country. While inaugurating the construction of the plant Prime Minister Sheikh... »
Ruppur-Reactor-Buinling-PM- Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has inaugurated the main construction of the nuclear power reactor at Pabna’s Rooppur. This begins the main phase of construction for Bangladesh’s first nuclear power plant. The prime minister flew by helicopter to the location on the shores of the Padma in Ishwardi Upazila early Thursday. Hasina stood on a temporary stage at the site and used a trowel to pour the first concrete casting. The... »
Science minister bangladesh Yafes Osman energy bangla The ceremony of first concrete pouring into the reactor building of the Bangladesh’s maiden Rooppur Nuclear Power Plant (RNPP) will take place on November 30. It is a momentous occasion for a country looking at atomic energy to spur its industrial growth and take it into a middle income nation by 2021. Ahead of the milestone, Bangladesh’s Minister for Science and Technology Yafes Osman spoke to Nuclear Asia to clarify... »
ROOPPUR SCHOOL-ENERGYBANGLA Work will start on November, 30, on constructing the first nuclear power plant in Bangladesh at Rooppur with Russian collaboration, according to an announcement from Russia’s Rosatom Atomic Energy Corporation. Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina will inaugurate the first concrete pouring for the reactor building on the banks of Padma River in the Pabna district. Rosatom Director General Alexey Likhachev will be present on the occasion. “Rooppur NPP with two... »