Advocacy

Recent Publications

Name

Date

Description

Support for Renewal of Operating Licence for Chalk River Laboratories January 24th, 2018 Presentation to the CNSC Public Hearing  - CMD 18-H2.9
Response to RFEOI on CNL’s Small Modular Reactor Strategy January 23rd, 2018 The Organization of Canadian Nuclear Industries (OCNI) submit a letter in response to the RFEOI on CNL’s Small Modular Reactor Strategy.
Local Supplier Engagement Program December 21st, 2017 An update on OCNI’s Local Supplier Engagement Program to the Ontario Nuclear Advocacy Committee (ONAC) on December 7. 

OCNI Submission to CSNC

December 21st, 2017 Organization of Canadian Nuclear Industries (OCNI), would like to express their support for the Canadian Nuclear Laboratories (CNL) application to renew its operating licence for the Chalk River Laboratories (CRL) site.

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

The Organization of Canadian Nuclear Industries establishes the Martyn Wash Memorial Scholarships for Nuclear Engineering Students at the University of Ontario Institute of Technology

Thursday, May 17, 2018
May 17, 2018 Pickering, Ontario. – The Organization of Canadian Nuclear Industries (OCNI) is pleased to announce the creation of the Martyn Wash Memorial Scholarships for 2nd, 3rd and 4th year nuclear engineering students at the University of Ontario Institute of Technology (UOIT). The Scholarships will be awarded annually beginning in the 2018/19 academic year to two students in the Faculty of Energy Systems and Nuclear Science (FESNS) based on their academic performance.

Bruce Power, County of Bruce announce Ontario’s Nuclear Innovation Institute

Wednesday, May 16, 2018
Bruce Power and the County of Bruce have partnered to establish the Ontario Nuclear Innovation Institute as an international centre of excellence for applied research and training.

CNL Opens National Innovation Centre for Cybersecurity

Wednesday, May 16, 2018
Canadian Nuclear Laboratories (CNL), Canada’s premier nuclear science and technology organization, is pleased to announce that it has cut the ribbon on its National Innovation Centre for Cybersecurity at Knowledge Park in Fredericton, NB, officially opening the doors on a brand new, multi-million dollar research facility that represents a major addition to Canada’s national cyber security capabilities. A number of local dignitaries and elected officials joined the Honourable Brian Gallant, Premier of New Brunswick, to celebrate the new centre, which joins a growing list of facilities and investments that are transforming the province into a cyber security research and innovation hub.

L3 MAPPS to Expand Tihange 1 Simulator for Long Term Operation

Tuesday, May 15, 2018
L3 MAPPS announced today that it has won a contract from ENGIE Electrabel to upgrade the Tihange Unit 1 full scope operator training simulator. The original simulator, developed by L3 MAPPS in cooperation with Tractebel ENGIE, was declared Ready For Training on March 4, 2016. The expansion project involves several modifications, and the upgraded simulator is expected to be in service in the second quarter of 2019.

Bruce Power Donates $76K To Mental Health

Monday, May 14, 2018
Bruce Power donated $76,000 to local mental health initiatives that will support community members who live with mental illnesses.

Macfab showcases satellite components at 4S Symposium

Friday, May 11, 2018
Macfab Manufacturing, an international supplier of precision components and sub-assemblies, will be exhibiting at the 4S Symposium, May 28 – June 1, in Sorrento, Italy. The 4S (Small Satellites, Systems and Services) Symposium is jointly organized with the ESA (European Space Agency) and CNES (French Space Agency). This year’s event is being held in cooperation with two other major small sat conferences: the Small Satellites Conference (AIAA/USU) and the Symposium on Small Satellites for Earth Observation (IAA/DLR).

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