2016-11

November 2016

The Organization of Canadian Nuclear Industries (OCNI) welcomes Mike Rencheck, Bruce Power CEO & President, as keynote speaker at its AGM Conference

November 25, 2016, Pickering, Ontario. – The Organization of Canadian Nuclear Industries (OCNI), held its Annual General Meeting and AGM Conference on November 22nd at the Ajax Convention Centre...

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Ontario Power Generation Supports Two Nuclear Waste Repositories

Ontario Power Generation (OPG) believes the most efficient and cost effective solution for nuclear waste means two Deep Geologic Repositories (DGR), possibly 20 km apart in Bruce County. In Decemb...

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IAEA considers Atmea 1 design 'seismically robust'

The International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) has conducted a seismic review of the Atmea 1 reactor design. This is the first such review it has carried out on a new nuclear power reactor design. ...

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GEH and Southern team up on Prism

GE Hitachi Nuclear Energy (GEH) and Southern Nuclear are to collaborate on the development and licensing of fast reactors including GEH's Prism sodium-cooled fast reactor, the companies announced yest...

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NRG develops in-core expansion measurement technology

The Nuclear Research and Consultancy Group (NRG) announced yesterday it has successfully demonstrated the capability to measure material expansion during irradiation with micrometer accuracy at temper...

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Ontario Power Generation keeps it clean and simple

Ontario Power Generation (OPG) is taking a social approach with a new campaign centred on the refurbishment of one of its nuclear generating stations. The nuclear power facility provides roughly ...

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SNC-Lavalin awarded CANDU pre-project contract in Argentina

SNC-Lavalin (TSX: SNC) is pleased to announce that it has been awarded a pre-project contract from Argentina’s Nucleoeléctrica Argentina SA (NA-SA) for the CANDU nuclear new build project...

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CGN starts construction of offshore reactor

Construction of China's first floating nuclear power plant has officially begun, China General Nuclear (CGN) announced. The demonstration unit is expected to be completed by 2020. At a press conf...

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Learn about more about Ontario’s Long-Term Energy Plan

Ontario launched its first Long-Term Energy Plan in 2010. It was reviewed and updated in 2013 with input from people across Ontario. Ontario’s energy use has changed substantially in the la...

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Canadian companies collaborate to secure isotope supplies

Canada's Bruce Power and Ontario Power Generation (OPG) have signed a memorandum of understanding to work together to ensure the continued long-term supply of cobalt-60 by expanding production to the ...

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Remarks to the House of Commons Standing Committee on Natural Resources

House of Commons Standing Committee on Natural Resources Testimony by Dr. Ron Oberth President and CEO Organization of Canadian Nuclear Industries November 17, 2016 Mr. Chair and C...

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We would like to caution our members not to open suspicious email attachments from OCNI unless the full signature is present. If you are unsure, please forward any emails as attachments to the OCNI office to confirm.

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