Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant is a nuclear power station situated in Kudankulam in the Tirunelveli district of the southern Indian state of Tamil Nadu. This is a joint Russia-India project. It's investment cost to India was estimated to be US$ 3 billion (Rs.13,615 Crores) in a 2001 agreement.
The relaunch of Unit 1 of India's Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant (KNPP), which Russia is helping to build, took place on Thursday, as a controlled nuclear chain reaction was started again in the unit's reactor, a KNPP press release reports
This summer, Russia and India may sign a contract for the design of the third and fourth power units for the Indian Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant (KNPP), Valery Limarenko, head of Rosatom’s engineering company NIAEP-ASE, told journalists
The start-up of the second power unit at the Kudankulam nuclear power plant, which India is building with Russia’s assistance, is scheduled for the summer of 2015, Russian civilian nuclear power corporation Rosatom Deputy Head Alexander Lokshin said on Friday