CREATORHeavy Water Board of India
TITLEHeavy Water Board
URLhttp://www.hwb.gov.in/
DATE PUBLISHED2009
DATE ACCESSED29 November 2016


This is the website of the Heavy Water Board (HWB), a part of the Department of Atomic Energy for India. The site contains information on the HWB, which produces heavy water to be used as a moderator in India’s nuclear power and research reactors and operates seven heavy water power plants. The website elaborates on HWB’s heavy water production, its historical background, and production technology. It presents basic facts about the HWB plants, and its safety policy, and has a frequently asked questions (FAQ) section. In addition, it lists projects under consideration, HWB publications, and press releases. Also on the site is a diagram showing how nuclear reactors use heavy water.



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