The details of nuclear power project under construction by Bharatiya Nabhikiya Vidyut Nigam Limited (BHAVINI)

GOVERNMENT OF INDIA 
DEPARTMENT OF ATOMIC ENERGY 

LOK SABHA 
STARRED QUESTION NO. 59 
TO BE ANSWERED ON 06.02.2019 

NUCLEAR POWER REACTORS 

59. SHRI GEORGE BAKER 
      SHRI PARBHUBHAI NAGARBHAI VASAVA

Will the PRIME MINISTER be pleased to state: 
  • (a) the details of the number of nuclear power reactors operational across the country, State/UT-wise along with the details of their total installed capacity; 
  • (b) the details of the number of nuclear power reactors under construction across the country, State/UT-wise including West Bengal and Gujarat along with the details of their total installed capacity; 
  • (c) the details of the funds sanctioned, allocated and utilised for these under construction nuclear power reactors across the country, State/UT-wise along with the details of the targets set and achievements made thereunder so far; 
  • (d) whether the Government has recently accorded administrative approval and financial sanction to some of the States including West Bengal and Maharashtra to establish nuclear reactors in their States; and 
  • (e) if so, the details thereof, State/UT-wise and the reasons therefor along with the funds sanctioned for this purpose? 
NUCLEAR+POWER+REACTORS
ANSWER 
THE MINISTER OF STATE FOR PERSONNEL, PUBLIC GRIEVANCES 
 & PENSIONS AND PRIME MINISTER’S OFFICE 
(DR.JITENDRA SINGH)

(a)to(e) A statement is placed on the Table of the House. 

Government of India Department of Atomic Energy 

STATEMENT REFERRED TO IN REPLY TO LOK SABHA STARRED QUESTION NO. 59 DUE FOR ANSWER ON 06.02.2019 BY SHRI GEORGE BAKER AND SHRI PARBHUBHAI NAGARBHAI VASAVA REGARDING NUCLEAR POWER REACTORS. 

(a) The details are given as Annexure-1. 

(b)&(c)The details of nuclear power projects under construction by Nuclear Power Corporation of India Limited (NPCIL) are given as Annexure-2. 

The details of nuclear power project under construction by Bharatiya Nabhikiya Vidyut Nigam Limited (BHAVINI) are as under
PFBR Sanctioned ( Rs.in crore) Allocated (Rs. in crore) Utilized (Rs.in crore)
GoI - Equity 4314.52 4314.52 4314.52
GoI Loan 1000.00 1000.00 1000.00
Prototype Fast Breeder Reactor (PFBR) is in advance stage of integrated commissioning and it is expected to approach first criticality by the year 2020.

(d)&(e)The Government has accorded administrative approval and financial sanction of 12 nuclear power plants totaling to a capacity of 9000 MW in June-2017. The details are given below:
Project State & Location Capacity (MW) Approved Cost
(Rs. crore)
Indigenous PHWRs to be set up in Fleet Mode
Chutka-1&2 Chutka, Madhya Pradesh 2X700 1,05,000
Kaiga-5&6 Kaiga, Karnataka 2X700
Mahi Banswara- 1 & 2 Mahi Banswara, Rajasthan 2X700
GHAVP– 3 & 4 Gorakhpur, Haryana 2X700
Mahi Banswara- 3&4 Mahi Banswara, Rajasthan 2X700
Reactors to be set up with foreign cooperation
KKNPP– 5&6 Kudankulam, Tamil Nadu 2X1000 49,621
The Government has accorded ‘In-Principle’ approval of the sites, namely Haripur in East Midnapur district of West Bengal and Jaitapur in Ratnagiri district of Maharashtra among others, to locate Nuclear Power Projects. Presently, there is no proposal for administrative approval and financial sanction for these projects. 
Annexure-1

State
Location
Unit
Capacity (MW)



Maharashtra



Tarapur
TAPS-1
160
TAPS-2
160
TAPS-3
540
TAPS-4
540





Rajasthan





Rawatbhata
RAPS-1@
100
RAPS-2
200
RAPS-3
220
RAPS-4
220
RAPS-5
220
RAPS-6
220



Tamilnadu

Kalpakkam
MAPS-1
220
MAPS-2
220

Kudankulam
KKNPP-1
1000
KKNPP-2
1000

Uttar Pradesh

Narora
NAPS-1
220
NAPS-2
220

Gujarat

Kakrapar
KAPS-1$
220
KAPS-2
220



Karnataka



Kaiga
KGS-1
220
KGS-2
220
KGS-3
220
KGS-4
220
RAPS-1 is under extended shutdown for techno-economic assessment 
$ KAPS-1 is under shutdown for Renovation & Modernization activities.                           
Annexure-2
State Location Project Capacity (MW)
Physical Progress as on Dec-2018 (%)
Schedule Completion as per original Sanction
Expected Completion
Sanctioned Completion Cost
(Rs. crore)
Expenditure as on Dec- 2018
(Rs. crore)

Gujarat

Kakrapar

KAPP 3&4

2x700

87.3

2016

2019/2020

11459*

12848

Rajasthan

Rawatbhata

RAPP 7&8

2X700

73.8

2017

2020

12320

10138

Tamil Nadu

Kudankulam

KKNPP 3&4

2X1000

23.8

2020

2023

39849

11815


Haryana


Gorakhpur

GHAVP
1&2


2x700
Excavation in progress
at advance stage.


2021


2025


20594


1547
* Under revision
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