Unit-I of the Kudankulam nuclear power plant (KNPP), which shut down in June last year for maintenance, has restarted functioning, while the second unit will be operational by March this year. The first 1,000 MW unit at Kudankulam in Tamil Nadu´s Tirunelvelli district, around 650 km from Chennai, was shut down in June 2015 for 60 days for refuelling and maintenance work.
Contact: Nuclear Power Corporation of India Ltd.
Tel: 022-2218 2171.
Fax: 022-2218 0109.