UK to Enter Indian Nuclear Energy Market

4 February 2010 (Last Updated February 4th, 2010 18:30)

The UK could supply nuclear energy equipment worth $150bn to the Indian market, if a new deal goes ahead. India plans to expand its power generation from nuclear sources following the lifting of international sanctions barring the country from purchasing nuclear technology, according to

The UK could supply nuclear energy equipment worth $150bn to the Indian market, if a new deal goes ahead.

India plans to expand its power generation from nuclear sources following the lifting of international sanctions barring the country from purchasing nuclear technology, according to The Times newspaper.

Recently, India signed a deal with Russia, under which Russia will build about 12 new reactors in the country. India has also agreed on a similar pact with the US.