News

India tightens nuclear safety regime

The Fukushima disaster has prompted India to set up a new, independent nuclear safety regulator.

28/04/11

News

Japan quake refuels India's nuclear project debate

The crisis at Japan's Fukushima nuclear power station has reignated the debate over India's mega nuclear project …

17/03/11

News

South Asia News in brief: 1–15 March 2008

A round-up of news from or about South Asia for the period 1–15 March 2008.

20/03/08

Editorials

Technology alone will not solve energy crisis

The world must not miss its second chance to take a radically different approach to energy consumption.

16/11/07

Feature

Powering up: Pakistan's push for renewable energy

Despite Pakistan's stance that mainstreaming renewable energy should be a priority, much remains to be done, …

06/06/07

News

Indian scientists oppose US changes to nuclear deal

Eight of India's top nuclear scientists have publicly opposed new clauses in a nuclear-cooperation deal between …

15/08/06

Opinion

The pros and cons of nuclear power in the South

SciDev.Net readers respond to a recent editorial on whether developing nations should embrace nuclear energy.

04/08/06

Editorials

Should developing nations embrace nuclear energy?

A combination of factors appears to be pushing the risk-benefit balance back into nuclear's favour as an energy …

21/07/06

Opinion

India's energy mix needs nuclear boost

Ashok Parthasarathi argues that nuclear power must be central to India's energy policy and part of a broad mix …

11/05/06

Feature

Not just weapons: nuclear science for development

Over the past decade, the UN's nuclear energy regulator has helped over 90 developing countries reap the benefits …

12/04/06

News

India and US sign milestone nuclear deal

India and the US have signed a landmark agreement on nuclear technology along with other pledges to increase …

03/03/06

Feature

Asia's nuclear boom

Gong Yidong and Dennis Normile report on the growing number of nuclear power plants in Asia, from Korea to China.

19/08/05