2015-05

May 2015

Terrestrial energy allying with the University of Manchester on molten salt.

Canadian Terrestrial Energy has formed an alliance with Dalton Nuclear Institute at the University of Manchester in UK to develop its Integral Molten Salt Reactor (IMSR). The firm intends to acce...

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Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission renews Bruce Power's power reactor operating licences

Following a two-part public hearing, the Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission (CNSC) announced today its decision to renew, as a single licence, the power reactor operating licences for the Bruce A and ...

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Reactor vessel on way to Rostov 4

The Rostov plant is located on the banks of the Tsimlyansk reservoir, nearly 14 km (8 miles) from the city of Volgodonsk. Four 1000 MWe VVER pressurized water reactors have been planned at the Rostov ...

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Terrestrial Energy engages with Dalton Nuclear Institute

Terrestrial Energy Inc. announces that it has engaged with the Dalton Nuclear Institute at the University of Manchester, UK, undertaking work to advance the Integral Molten Salt Reactor to the constru...

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Nuclear Energy Delivers Clean Air for Ontario

Starting in the 1950s, coal made up a large part of Ontario’s power mix. Coal was inexpensive, and Ontario lacked sufficient alternatives such as hydroelectric power or natural gas. By the late ...

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L-3 MAPPS to implement GE's main generator excitation system on the ... - Your Nuclear News (press release)

L-3 MAPPS to implement GE’s main generator excitation system on the Cernavodă simulator. L-3 MAPPS announced today that it has received an order from GE Energy Control Solutions (GE) to imp...

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GE Hitachi Nuclear Energy to enter market for pressurized water reactor services

GE Hitachi Nuclear Energy, which sells and provides services to boiling water reactors, will for the first time enter the market to provide refueling services to owners of pressurized water reactors m...

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CNSC publishes the Fifth Canadian National Report for the Joint Convention on the Safety of Spent Fuel Management and on the Safety of Radioactive Waste Management

Ottawa: The Canada Government has issued the following news release: The Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission (CNSC), on behalf of the Government of Canada, has published Canada's Fifth Nationa...

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Canadian panel endorses plan for nuclear waste disposal near Lake Huron

TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. - A Canadian advisory panel Wednesday endorsed a fiercely debated plan to bury waste from nuclear power plants less than a mile from Lake Huron, saying it had concluded the projec...

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Participation of First Nations vital to success

Gitzel is president and CEO of Cameco Corporation. Development of Canada's wealth of resources has potential to deliver many generations of prosperity for Canadians. We have what the wor...

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2015 Ontario Export Awards: Now accepting entries

WIN AN ONTARIO EXPORT AWARD! Nominate a company or self apply. Applications and Nominations for the 2015 Ontario Export Awards are now open! Join the prestigious list of past winners by applying ...

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Westinghouse praises Brazil's plans to add 4 new nuclear power units

Westinghouse Electric Company praised the news that the government of Brazil will increase nuclear power generation in the country, according to a company statement. The U.S.-based nuclear technology ...

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Canadian Nuclear Trade Mission to South Korea builds strong partnerships among Canadian and Korean nuclear companies

May 4, 2015 Pickering Ontario. The Organization of Canadian Nuclear Industries (OCI), in partnership with the Ontario Government, recently led a trade mission of 18 leading Canadian nuclear suppliers ...

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First licence for ESBWR

The US Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) has approved DTE Energy's combined construction and operation licence (COL) for Fermi 3, the first construction licence to be awarded to GE Hitachi's...

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Canada eyes more nuclear cooperation with S.Korea: minister

Canada wants to step up cooperation with South Korea in the nuclear energy industry as a bilateral free trade deal and Seoul’s revised nuclear agreement with the United States provide more room ...

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