Advocacy

Recent Publications

Name

Date

Description

OCNI CEO Letter to James Scongack and Jennifer Rowe

August 18, 2017 OCNI wrote to James Scongack and Jennifer Rowe to support and augment the current initiatives by developing programs to bring First Nations, Métis, and Inuit peoples into the broader supply chain.

OCNI Letter to CNSC re NSDF EIS

August 11, 2017 OCNI wrote to the Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission (CNSC) to express support for the Canadian Nuclear Laboratories (CNL) planed Near Surface Disposal Facility (NSDF) at their Chalk River site.

OCNI submission to CNL REFEOI

August 11, 2017 OCNI's submission in response to the RFEOI on CNL's Small Modular Reactor Strategy.

OCNI's Submission to CEAA on DRG Project

March 2, 2017 OCNI's submission on the additional information submitted by Ontario Power Generation for the proposed Deep Geologic Repository Project for Low and Intermediate Level Radioactive Waste in Kincardine, Ontario.

OCNI's Submission to Ontario's Long Term Energy Plan

December 15, 2016 Communication with Minister of Energy Glenn Thibeault regarding Ontario's Long Term Energy Plan (LTEP).

Ms Kim Rudd -
Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Natural Resources

April 15, 2016 OCI wrote to PS Rudd to thank her for her support, as well as the support of the Government of Canada. in helping to make the 2016 nuclear trade mission to China so successful. PS Rudd's participation on he trade mission demonstrated a coordinated Canadian government-industry commitment to collaborate with state-owned Chinese nuclear enterprises and government agencies on nuclear projects in China and third countries such as Argentina and Romania.

OCI Support for Darlington Refurbishment Program

January 11, 2016 Communication with Jeffrey Lyash, President and CEO of Ontario Power Generation, regarding OCI's support for the Darlington Refurbishment Program.

OCI Support for Revitalization of Canadian Nuclear Laboratories

January 5, 2016 Communication with Mark Lesinski, President and CEO of Canadian Nuclear Laboratories, regarding OCI's support for revitalization of Canadian Nuclear Laboratories.

OCI Support for Bruce Power Major Component Replacement and Asset Management Program

January 5, 2016 Communication with Duncan Hawthorne, President and CEO of Bruce Power, regarding OCI's support for Bruce Power's major component replacement and asset management program.

OCI Submission to Cap and Trade Program Design Options

December 16, 2015

Communication with Melissa Ollevier, Senior Policy Advisor for the Ministry of the Environment and Climate Change regarding EBR 012-5666 Ontario's Cap and Trade program.

Ontario's Cap and Trade Program Design Options - Consultation Feedback

December 16, 2015

 

OCI in partnership with the Power Workers Union and SNC-Lavalin-Candu engaged Marc Brouillette of Strategic Policy Economics (Strapolec) to review the November 2015 Cap and Trade Program Design Options consultation paper and to assist us in formulating constructive nuclear industry inputs to the final program design.

Mayor John Henry -

OPG’s Deep Geologic Repository

July 24, 2015

 

Communication with Mayor John Henry regarding the Oshwa Council Motion to oppose OPG's Deep Geologic Repostory for Medium and Level Nuclear Waste. 

The Honourable Gary Goodyear -

CTMA

May 11, 2015

 

CTMA Training & Development Centres

Minister Glen Murray -

Climate Change Consult

April 16, 2015

 

Communiction with the Honourable Glen R. Murray, Minister of the Environment and Climate Change.

Robert Walker -

CNS 2015 Ian McRae Award

January 15, 2015

 

Nomination support letter for Dr. Robert Walker for the CNS 2015 Ian McRae Award.

Frank Doyle -

CNS 2015 Fellow of CNS Award

January 13, 2015

 

Nomination support letter for Frank Doyle for the CNS 2015 Fellow of CNS Award.

Jayson Myers -

Cernavoda 3&4 Nuclear Project in Romania

October 21, 2014

 

Communication with the President and CEO of Canadian Manufacturers and Exporters to enlist support in Ottawa to ensure that reactor equipment for the Cernavoda 3 & 4 project in Romania is sourced from Canada.

The Honorable Bob Chiarelli MPP -

OCI Submission to LTEP Review

September 16, 2013

 

OCI Submission to Review of Ontario’s Long Term Energy Plan

Phil Guselle, CANDU -

CANMOX Project

May 28, 2013

 

Support of the Candu Energy Inc. proposal to construct and commission two to four enhanced CANDU 6 units for the UK grid (the CANMOX project).

 

Latest News

Curtiss-Wright Nuclear Canada (CNWC): Company finds new opportunities in Ontario thanks to Darlington Refurbishment

Friday, December 15, 2017
Curtiss-Wright has been supporting the nuclear industry in Canada since 1980, but it was only shortly after Ontario Power Generation confirmed plans to refurbish its reactors at Darlington Nuclear that the international company established a division in Newmarket, Curtiss-Wright Nuclear Canada to better serve its clients.

Gowling WLG Advises on Landmark Rosatom El Dabaa Nuclear Power Project

Thursday, December 14, 2017
Gowling WLG has served as the legal adviser on one of the largest new-build nuclear power construction projects in the world: the El Dabaa project in Egypt, worth more than US$30 billion.

Bruce Power Contracts Major Industry Suppliers for Steam Generator Replacement Project

Tuesday, December 12, 2017
A fully integrated joint venture formed among AECOM, Aecon and AREVA NP – the Steam Generator Replacement Team (SGRT) – today signed a contract valued at more than $130 million to replace steam generators at Unit 6 of the Bruce Nuclear Generating Station in Ontario, Canada.

Another Bruce Power Partner Opens Facility In Bruce County

Tuesday, December 5, 2017
Toronto-based Kinectrics has opened the 37,000 sq ft facility it purchased this past summer in the Bruce Energy Centre, near the Bruce Power site in Tiverton.

Decommissioning of Candu protoype moves forward

Monday, December 4, 2017
The Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission has extended the deadline for public comments on Canadian Nuclear Laboratories' draft Environmental Impact Statement for decommissioning the country's first ever nuclear power reactor by two weeks to 13 February. The Nuclear Power Demonstration reactor was the prototype for the Candu reactor design.

The Organization of Canadian Nuclear Industries welcomes OPG CEO & President Jeff Lyash as keynote speaker at its AGM Lunch

Wednesday, November 29, 2017
The Organization of Canadian Nuclear Industries (OCNI) held its Annual General Meeting and AGM Lunch on November 29 at the Ajax Convention Centre.

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