Nuclear power plants have been in news due to the nuclear accident which happened in Japan. India too has nuclear plants for generating power, given below is the list of nuclear power plants in India –
- Kaiga Atomic Station is situated in Kaiga, Karnataka.
- Tarapur Atomic Station is situated in Tarapur, Maharashtra.
- Madras Atomic Station is situated in Kalpakkam, Tamilnadu.
- Rajasthan Atomic Station is situated in Rawatbhata, Rajasthan.
- Narora Atomic Station is situated in Narora, Uttar Pradesh.
- Kakrapar Atomic Power Station is situated in Kakrapar, Gujarat.
Apart from above nuclear plants Koodankulam Nuclear Power Plant which is situated in Kudankulam, Tamilnadu, nuclear power plant in Jaitapur Maharashtra, Kudankulam which is situated in Tamil Nadu and another power plant in banswara Rajasthan are proposed or under construction.