Areva: GK, General Studies and Current Affairs

Govt to open Nuclear Energy Sector for FDI

Government will open nuclear energy sector to foreign direct investment (FDI). India expects to attract foreign investment of over $100 billion in nuclear energy in the next 20 years. One-fourth of the above investment is expected to come from France. French nuclear energy companies like Areva and Alstom are in an active manner pursuing business ..

$3.2-bn loss reported by Areva, the French nuclear giant

Areva, the France’s State-controlled nuclear giant reported to have lost around €2.4 billion ($3.2 billion) in 2011. This was much on the back of a troubled uranium mining venture that has been the subject of investigation. The gloomy figures exhibit a tough year for Areva which is also confronting a global reconsideration of the future ..

India & World

Topics:1. What is Areva?2. What is Nathula Reopening?3. What is Megha-Tropiques Mission?4. What is Scotland Saltire Scheme?5. What are Coal India Ltd Plans in Mozambique?6. What was India US defence deal of $2.1 Billion in January 2009?1. What is Areva?Areva is a French Nuclear Giant. It signed a primary deal with India in February 2009 ..