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The new Miss USA regulates US nuclear power plants
The new Miss USA regulates US nuclear power plants
Thursday, May 18, 2017

The Miss USA pageant on Sunday touted American diversity, and chose an African American chemist with the Nuclear Regulatory Commission to wear the crown.

The new Miss USA regulates US nuclear power plants
Electricity from Quebec is not a Reliable Solution for Ontario - or Quebec
Electricity from Quebec is not a Reliable Solution for Ontario - or Quebec
Thursday, May 18, 2017

In “Buying Electricity from Quebec: The Case Against New Intertie Capacity” author Marc Brouillette outlines how the $3.3 billion cost to upgrade interconnections with Quebec outweighs the benefits.

Electricity from Quebec is not a Reliable Solution for Ontario - or Quebec
Plug'n Drive launches the world's first Electric Vehicle Discovery Centre in Toronto
Plug'n Drive launches the world's first Electric Vehicle Discovery Centre in Toronto
Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Today, representatives from the Ontario cabinet, utilities and organized labour officially opened the Plug'n Drive Electric Vehicle Discovery Centre in northern Toronto.

Plug'n Drive launches the world's first Electric Vehicle Discovery Centre in Toronto
The Economic Effects of Nuclear Refurbishment
The Economic Effects of Nuclear Refurbishment
Monday, May 8, 2017

Business leaders and politicians discuss the role of the nuclear supply chain.

The Economic Effects of Nuclear Refurbishment
Turning the climate corner with nuclear energy
Turning the climate corner with nuclear energy
Wednesday, May 3, 2017

Nuclear energy could figure large in the global push to cut carbon emissions, and Canada is well positioned to play a major role.

Turning the climate corner with nuclear energy
N.B.'s shortlisted astronaut candidate can get job done
N.B.'s shortlisted astronaut candidate can get job done
Wednesday, April 26, 2017

'I can understand why somebody would want him as a team member in space,' says high school physics teacher

N.B.'s shortlisted astronaut candidate can get job done
OPG Sets Timeline To Provide New Information On Nuclear Waste Repository Study
OPG Sets Timeline To Provide New Information On Nuclear Waste Repository Study
Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Ontario Power Generation (OPG) will submit additional information to the Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency (CEAA) on alternate sites for a proposed deep geologic repository for nuclear waste by May 26.

OPG Sets Timeline To Provide New Information On Nuclear Waste Repository Study
OPG's Darlington Refurbishment Reaches Significant Milestone
OPG's Darlington Refurbishment Reaches Significant Milestone
Monday, April 17, 2017

CLARINGTON, ON, April 13, 2017 /CNW/ - Canada's largest clean energy project -- the Darlington Nuclear Refurbishment -- remains on schedule and on budget, as workers have now safely and successfully separated Unit 2 from the rest of the generating station.

OPG's Darlington Refurbishment Reaches Significant Milestone
Conservative candidate Kevin O'Leary said he wants to triple size of Canadian nuclear industry during Durham speech
Conservative candidate Kevin O'Leary said he wants to triple size of Canadian nuclear industry during Durham speech
Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Conservative leadership candidate Kevin O'Leary said he wants to triple the size of Canada's nuclear industry during a speech to members of the Greater Oshawa Chamber of Commerce.

Conservative candidate Kevin O'Leary said he wants to triple size of Canadian nuclear industry during Durham speech
OPG to ask for extension of Pickering waste management facility licence, to build new storage building
OPG to ask for extension of Pickering waste management facility licence, to build new storage building
Friday, April 7, 2017

Ontario Power Generation is currently seeking the renewal of its Pickering Waste Management Facility’s licence until 2028, and applying to construct additional processing and storage buildings.

OPG to ask for extension of Pickering waste management facility licence, to build new storage building
Bruce Power partners with GE’s Power Services for life-extension work that continues to produce low-cost power
Bruce Power partners with GE’s Power Services for life-extension work that continues to produce low-cost power
Thursday, April 6, 2017

Bruce Power and GE’s Power Services have entered into an agreement valued at more than $56 million through a competitive bid process for generator work in Bruce A, as part of Bruce Power’s Life-Extension Program.

Bruce Power partners with GE’s Power Services for life-extension work that continues to produce low-cost power
Letter: Pickering is a boon to Ontario, says Ontario Power Generation CEO
Letter: Pickering is a boon to Ontario, says Ontario Power Generation CEO
Wednesday, April 5, 2017

Today, Ontario relies on nuclear power to provide 60 per cent of its electricity generation.

Letter: Pickering is a boon to Ontario, says Ontario Power Generation CEO
After bankruptcy filing, new Westinghouse chairman named
After bankruptcy filing, new Westinghouse chairman named
Tuesday, April 4, 2017

Westinghouse Electric Co., the Cranberry-based nuclear firm that filed for bankruptcy last week, has replaced its chairman, Danny Roderick.

After bankruptcy filing, new Westinghouse chairman named
Toshiba Projects Record Loss as Nuclear Unit Files for Bankruptcy
Toshiba Projects Record Loss as Nuclear Unit Files for Bankruptcy
Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Toshiba Corp. projected its annual loss could more than double to a record 1.01 trillion yen ($9.1 billion) as its U.S. nuclear unit Westinghouse Electric filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy.

Toshiba Projects Record Loss as Nuclear Unit Files for Bankruptcy
UK nuclear decommissioning debacle costs government nearly 100m
UK nuclear decommissioning debacle costs government nearly 100m
Monday, March 27, 2017

Business secretary orders inquiry into flawed tendering process for dismantling old reactors at 12 sites as US firms get paid for out of court settlement.

UK nuclear decommissioning debacle costs government nearly 100m
Budget 2017: Building a Strong Middle Class
Budget 2017: Building a Strong Middle Class
Thursday, March 23, 2017

The Minister of Finance tables #Budget2017

Budget 2017: Building a Strong Middle Class
Both reactors shut down at Watts Bar Nuclear Plant
Both reactors shut down at Watts Bar Nuclear Plant
Tuesday, March 21, 2017

Both reactors at TVA's newest nuclear power plant are shut down after plant operators idled one unit for routine refueling Saturday and shut down the other unit Monday after detecting problems in the pumps on the non-nuclear part of the plant.

Both reactors shut down at Watts Bar Nuclear Plant
Regulatory oversight reports on the use of nuclear substances
Regulatory oversight reports on the use of nuclear substances
Monday, March 20, 2017

The use of nuclear substances is regulated by the Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission (CNSC) and requires compliance with the Nuclear Safety and Control Act, CNSC regulations and licence conditions.

Regulatory oversight reports on the use of nuclear substances
Bruce Power releases 2016 Annual Report
Bruce Power releases 2016 Annual Report
Wednesday, March 15, 2017

To celebrate another year of providing 30 per cent of Ontario’s electricity at 30 per cent less than the average residential price, Bruce Power released its 2016 Annual Report and produced the new video above this week.

 
Bruce Power releases 2016 Annual Report
Bruce Power supports Ontario Power Generation’s Deep Geological Repository
Bruce Power supports Ontario Power Generation’s Deep Geological Repository
Wednesday, March 8, 2017

Mike Rencheck, Bruce Power’s President and CEO, sent this letter yesterday to The Honourable Catherine McKenna, Minister of Environment & Climate Change

Bruce Power supports Ontario Power Generation’s Deep Geological Repository
Ontario Power Generation Sees Growth In Deep Space
Ontario Power Generation Sees Growth In Deep Space
Wednesday, March 1, 2017

Ontario Power Generation (OPG) and its venture arm, Canadian Nuclear Partners, are participating in a project to produce isotopes in support of deep space exploration.

Ontario Power Generation Sees Growth In Deep Space
Generating low-cost power for today and tomorrow
Generating low-cost power for today and tomorrow
Wednesday, March 1, 2017

Letter from Bruce Power's President and Chief Executive Office, Mike Rencheck.

Generating low-cost power for today and tomorrow
Bruce Power Program Canada’s Largest Infrastructure Project
Bruce Power Program Canada’s Largest Infrastructure Project
Tuesday, February 28, 2017

Bruce Power’s Life-Extension Program has been ranked the largest infrastructure project in the country for 2017.

Bruce Power Program Canada’s Largest Infrastructure Project
University of Guelph, Bruce Power and Nordion team up for research project using Cobalt-60
University of Guelph, Bruce Power and Nordion team up for research project using Cobalt-60
Friday, February 24, 2017

A high-tech form of insect birth control connected to nuclear power could solve a devastating pest problem for Ontario farmers, says a University of Guelph researcher.

University of Guelph, Bruce Power and Nordion team up for research project using Cobalt-60
Unit 5 maintenance and inspection program will help ensure continued low-cost nuclear power
Unit 5 maintenance and inspection program will help ensure continued low-cost nuclear power
Monday, February 6, 2017

Bruce Power’s Unit 5 was removed from service on Feb. 3 to begin a planned maintenance and inspection program that will ensure Bruce Power continues to supply low-cost electricity to Ontario homes and business for the long term.

Unit 5 maintenance and inspection program will help ensure continued low-cost nuclear power
Pickering named one of the top 21 Smart Communities in the world
Pickering named one of the top 21 Smart Communities in the world
Wednesday, January 25, 2017
Pickering named one of the top 21 Smart Communities in the world
Mid-sized businesses ‘falling through the cracks’ of Ontario energy programs
Mid-sized businesses ‘falling through the cracks’ of Ontario energy programs
Tuesday, January 24, 2017

Many medium-size manufacturers aren't eligible for the province's new hydro rebate because they use more than 250,000 kilowatt-hours of electricity a year and exceed a demand of 50 kilowatts.

Mid-sized businesses ‘falling through the cracks’ of Ontario energy programs
Bruce Power receives 2016 Outstanding Nuclear Site Achievement Award
Bruce Power receives 2016 Outstanding Nuclear Site Achievement Award
Tuesday, January 24, 2017

Bruce Power is the proud recipient of the 2016 Outstanding Nuclear Site Achievement Award.

Bruce Power receives 2016 Outstanding Nuclear Site Achievement Award

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