India starts up Russia-backed nuclear plant

Oct 23, 2013

India starts up Russia-backed nuclear plant

India’s largest nuclear plant — dogged by protests and multiple delays — is generating power and was linked late Tuesday to the grid in the country’s south, an official said. The Russian-backed Kudankulam plant is designed to help meet surging demand for electricity in ...

Aug 31, 2013

Tepco finally accepts overseas help

The continuing leakage of radioactive water into the Pacific Ocean is eroding international trust in Japan. Both the government and Tepco should accept all the help they can get from overseas.