Advocacy

Recent Publications

Name

Date

Description

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).

 

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Nuclear Refurbishment Provides Platform for Local Partnership

Friday, September 15, 2017

Brotech Precision CNC Inc. and Georgian College working together to train next generation of skilled worker

Loyalist opens nuclear classroom in downtown Port Hope

Friday, September 15, 2017

In the community that Northumberland-Peterborough South MP Kim Rudd has termed the epicentre of nuclear innovation in this country, what better location for the new Loyalist College nuclear program.

SNC-Lavalin awarded $45 million in contracts to support Bruce Power’s Life-Extension Program and reactor operations

Thursday, September 14, 2017

SNC-Lavalin (TSX: SNC) is pleased to announce it was awarded $45 million worth of contracts from February to June 2017 from Bruce Power to support its operational objectives.

Canadian Nuclear Laboratories receives OCNI Special Achievement Award

Wednesday, September 13, 2017

Canada’s national nuclear laboratory recognized by Organization of Canadian Nuclear Industries for world-class nuclear science and technology, site revitalization

Nuclear units weather Hurricane Irma

Tuesday, September 12, 2017

Two nuclear units at St Lucie were able to continue operating as Hurricane Irma made landfall in Florida. One unit at Turkey Point was shut down as a precaution in advance of the storm as nuclear operators and regulators put storm preparation procedures into action, while the other shut down automatically because of a valve-related issue.

Hurricane Harvey Makes The Case For Nuclear Power

Thursday, September 7, 2017

‘The South Texas Project reactors have been operating safely throughout Harvey and continue to do so,’ NRC spokesman Scott Burnell said.

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