9,900-MW nuclear power plant proposed for construction in India

India’s Union Ministry of Environments and Forests on Tuesday granted environmental clearance to a 9,900-MW nuclear power plant proposed for construction by state-owned Nuclear Power Corp. of India Ltd. (NPCIL) in collaboration with French firm AREVA. The proposed Jaitapur nuclear power plant—comprising six 1,650-MW EPRs—has been proposed to be set up in a “phased manner […]