Advocacy

Recent Publications

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Date

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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

Reevely: How Ontario is getting back into the coal-power business

Thursday, July 20, 2017

Ontario taxpayers will soon be part-owners of one of the biggest coal-fired power plants in America west of the Mississippi River, making money off pollution in the U.S. Northwest that would be illegal to emit at home.

 

 

BC Instruments Supplying Key Components for Darlington Refurbishment Project Vibrant Nuclear Supply Chain Creating High Skill Jobs in Ontario

Tuesday, July 18, 2017

BC Instruments Supplying Key Components for Darlington Refurbishment Project Vibrant Nuclear Supply Chain Creating High Skill Jobs in Ontario BC Instruments Supplying Key Components for Darlington Refurbishment Project Vibrant Nuclear Supply Chain Creating High Skill Jobs in Ontario 

BCI President Roger Conzelmann accepting the “OCNI Special Achievement Award” from Ron Oberth at BCI’s Schomberg plant during an event on July 18 to recognize BCI’s performance in support of the Darlington Retube and Feeder Replacement Project.

Construction of two Korean reactors put on hold

Monday, July 17, 2017

Korea Hydro & Nuclear Power (KHNP) has decided to temporarily suspend construction of units 5 and 6 at the Shin Kori nuclear power plant in south-eastern Korea. The move comes two weeks after South Korean President Moon Jae-in issued an administrative order to halt construction of the reactors.

Moltex Energy Appoints Deloitte to Support their Canadian Deployment Programme

Friday, July 14, 2017

Moltex Energy, a leading technology company set up to commercialise its breakthrough molten salt reactor design, has appointed Deloitte to help secure the next round of development funding needed to take the Stable Salt Reactor (SSR) design through the initial pre-licensing review.

EDF confirms Flamanville EPR start-up schedule

Thursday, July 13, 2017

French utility EDF has said the EPR unit under construction at its Flamanville site in France will be connected to the grid in May 2019 and reach full power in November 2019. The dates are in line with the timetable for Flamanville 3 it gave in September 2015.

Bruce Power, Hatch, partner for the long-term

Wednesday, July 12, 2017

Hatch, the Ontario-headquartered global engineering firm, and Bruce Power, supplier of 30 per cent of Ontario’s electricity at 30% less than the average cost to generate residential power, today announced that they have entered into a long-term service agreement.

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