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Bruce Power unveils $3 billion ‘Made in Ontario’ plan and co-authors 50-year vision report

Bruce Power unveils $3 billion ‘Made in Ontario’ plan and co-authors 50-year vision report

Bruce Power announced its $3-million ‘Made in Ontario’ plan with the promise to contribute to the province’s economic recovery through job creation and supporting health care and energy innovation. Shortly afterwards, Bruce Power and NII also released a vision for the next 50 years of operation.

 
OPG’s Centre for Canadian Nuclear Sustainability investing in innovation

OPG’s Centre for Canadian Nuclear Sustainability investing in innovation

OPG’s Centre for Canadian Nuclear Sustainability (CCNS) invests in innovation of nuclear power throughout the CANDU life cycle. The centre is also developing projects to prepare for Pickering Nuclear decommissioning.

 
Remembering Michael Stephens

Remembering Michael Stephens

Michael Stephens, who spent years working on waste management and decommissioning at Whiteshell and Chalk River Laboratories passed away on June 23.

 
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.

 
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.

 
University of New Brunswick among several partners working with OPG, Moltex on clean energy solutions

University of New Brunswick among several partners working with OPG, Moltex on clean energy solutions

The UNENE-member will contribute research and testing capacity to support Ontario Power Generation, Moltex and others, in turning used CANDU fuel into next generation nuclear power.

 
Canadian Nuclear Society invites members to be part of its leadership team

Canadian Nuclear Society invites members to be part of its leadership team

The Canadian Nuclear Society (CNS) is inviting nominees to form the next CNS council and executive: Deadline is May 6.

 
Terrestrial Energy-Aecon announce small modular reactor construction and engineering agreement

Terrestrial Energy-Aecon announce small modular reactor construction and engineering agreement

New agreement will support construction planning of Terrestrial’s Integral Molten Salt Reactor (IMSR), Generation IV advanced nuclear power plant.

 
Canadian Radioactive Waste Summit welcomes diverse perspectives

Canadian Radioactive Waste Summit welcomes diverse perspectives

Hosted by Nuclear Waste Management Organization, March 30-April 1, the virtual event will ask young Canadians, Indigenous peoples, academics and other interested groups to help inform development of a long-term waste strategy for Canada.

 
Preserving Canada’s nuclear heritage

Preserving Canada’s nuclear heritage

A not-for-profit organization in Deep River, Ontario is meticulously collecting artefacts from Canada’s 75-years of nuclear history. The Society for the Preservation of Canada’s Nuclear Heritage will be working with UNENE on a webinar series celebrating notable moments in the history of nuclear innovation in this country.