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Stories of innovation in CANDU and beyond featured in COG’s latest issue of COGnizant

Stories of innovation in CANDU and beyond featured in COG’s latest issue of COGnizant

CANDU Owners Group released its latest issue of COGnizant Magazine featuring innovation and achievement across its membership and the nuclear industry.

 
UNENE members celebrate Pride Month

UNENE members celebrate Pride Month

UNENE network universities host festivities throughout June, in support of equal rights and inclusion for LGBTQ2S+ individuals.

 
National Indigenous History Month recognized across UNENE campuses

National Indigenous History Month recognized across UNENE campuses

UNENE universities honour the history, heritage and diversity of First Nations, Inuit and Métis peoples in Canada, as we grieve for 215 Kamloops First Nation children.

 
AECL president says Canada needs diversity of energy options to meet climate change goals

AECL president says Canada needs diversity of energy options to meet climate change goals

In The Hill Times, Fred Dermarkar, President & CEO, Atomic Energy of Canada Limited highlights nuclear energy’s critical role in production of emission-free electricity.

 
CANDU industry leader and long-time UNENE board member to chair Research Advisory Committee

CANDU industry leader and long-time UNENE board member to chair Research Advisory Committee

Paul Spekkens, who spent more than a decade on the UNENE board and brings 45 years of nuclear industry leadership, research and consulting experience returns to serve as UNENE’s RAC committee chair focused on research and project priorities.

 
Natural Resources Canada releases first report on public input to radioactive waste management policy review

Natural Resources Canada releases first report on public input to radioactive waste management policy review

First of two engagement summary reports provides snapshot of views and perspectives received between Nov. 16, 2020 and Feb. 19.

 
International Atomic Energy Agency designates Ontario Tech University “collaborating centre”

International Atomic Energy Agency designates Ontario Tech University “collaborating centre”

UNENE-member becomes first Canadian university to receive international designation.

 
Canadian Nuclear Society virtual conference will focus on use of nuclear to reach net-zero emissions

Canadian Nuclear Society virtual conference will focus on use of nuclear to reach net-zero emissions

The 40th annual CNS conference, June 6-9, will bring together industry, government and academic leaders to discuss topics ranging from nuclear innovation and small modular reactor development to the role of relationships in nuclear.

 
UNENE-member professors honoured for best corrosion research paper

UNENE-member professors honoured for best corrosion research paper

An article published in CORROSION: The Journal of Science and Engineering and jointly written by three UNENE member researchers, from University of Toronto, Queen’s University and CNL, has won the 2021 Best Corrosion Paper Award.

 
Universities take action in support of Canada’s SMR plans

Universities take action in support of Canada’s SMR plans

As part of Canada’s Small Modular Reactor (SMR) Action Plan, University Network of Excellence in Nuclear Engineering (UNENE), along with its members and partners, have made commitments to contribute to SMR research, development and training, across the country.