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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The Hindu November 28, On 19 Aprilin an act of pursuing economic development via nuclear energy colliding with politics, Shiv Senaa prominent political Party in Maharashtradeclared a bandh strike in Ratnagiriabout two hours away from Jaitapur. The six-reactor project with a capacity of MW each will be the largest nuclear power park in the country. Electricity sector in India States of India by installed power capacity Indian states ranking by households having electricity.

The government is hiding facts about huge negative impact on the social nuc,ear 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.

Ballinger Publishing Company, Donate now hide message. There was no word from the party high command regarding this destruction of public Property. Since Jaitapur being a seismically sensitive p,ant, the danger of an earthquake has been foremost on the minds of people. The existing revenue model used by the government already involves a large loss for the taxpayer.


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The district is a part of Konkan in Western Ghats. The PIL specifically asks for the “staying of all proposed nuclear power plants till satisfactory safety measures and cost-benefit analyses are completed by independent agencies”. Cooperation in defence and space constitute the principal pillars of the bilateral strategic partnership, Swaraj said.

In the field of atomic energy, the two countries signed an agreement to expedite the work on Jaitapur nuclear power plant. By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. If you continue to use this website without changing your cookie settings or you click “Accept” below then you are consenting to this.

Since the plant will use the sea water for cooling and then release warmed water in the Arabian Sea, fishermen in villages around fear the destruction of fisheries in the nearby sea. Get instant access to the complete EPW archives Subscribe now. A comment, if suitable, may be selected for publication in the Letters pages of EPW.

Interest rates and other terms are under discussion. On 29 December12 Januaryand 22 Januarywhen the government authorities visited Madban for distribution of cheques in lieu of compulsory land acquisition, the villagers refused to accept the cheques.

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By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. Greenpeace India has been vehemently supporting the people of Jaitapur against the construction of the Nuclear Power Plant.

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Retrieved 26 December 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. It is not clear where the nuclear waste from the site will be dumped. Nuclear jaitaupr production to rise fold in 15 yrs: Development projects will be decided by local people and NPC will provide the funds to ensure development of these areas.

It is paradoxical that environmentalists are against nuclear energy. Actually, the Jaitapur Nuclear Power Project site selection has been done keeping ample safety margins, it said. General Protests Indigenous peoples. We hope you find our free tools and resources useful.

Govt 7 Mar, Please update this article to reflect recent events or newly available information. The paper shows that the expected starting tariff for electricity from these reactors, without including transmission and distribution costs, is likely to be around Rs 15 per unit kWh.

My Saved Articles Sign in Sign up. 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.