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Global stockpile of nuclear weapons set to increase for first time since Cold War

According to an international study which was released on Monday, the world’s stockpile  of nuclear weapons are expected to grow for the first time in the coming decades since the Cold War. The nine nuclear-armed nations of the world, the United States, Russia, the United Kingdom, France, China, India, Pakistan, Israel and North Korea, putting […]

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Pakistan

1100 MW nuclear project powered by Chinese reactor starts operation in Pakistan

China National Nuclear Corporation (CNNC) has commissioned the third unit of the Karachi nuclear power plant (KANUPP) in Pakistan. CNNC announced Monday that a new 1100 MW nuclear power unit powered by the Hualong One reactor, a China-developed third-generation nuclear reactor, has begun commercial operation in Karachi. The K3 unit of the Karachi Nuclear Power Plant, with a capacity […]

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Pakistan

Power generation through nuclear increased 108% in first half of FY22

Nuclear power contributed 11.4% to the total electricity generation of Pakistan in calendar year 2021 which was 7.6% in the year 2020. Pakistan’s power generation grew 9.3% in the first half fiscal year 2022 (July-December) to 74,396 GWh 28.08 billion units due to improved economic activities after easing of lockdown curbs. *Power Generation up by […]

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