Failed as an employer to acquaint the worker with the hazards related to trapped hydrogen.
Report maintains the stable bedrock at the Bruce plant would be the perfect storage site.
Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency calls OPG’s analysis of other sites vague and superficial.
OPG accused of misrepresenting the findings to the Ontario government.
Two other sites studied, but were higher cost and raised additional environmental concerns.
Additional containment precautions for underwater pipelines at Lakes Huron-Michigan juncture.
Court challenge on hold, environment minister waiting until after the federal election.
Panel concludes the project is not likely to cause “significant adverse environmental effects.”
Environmental assessment goes to the federal environment minister.
Utility says waste would be stored in rock chambers, protecting the lake.
But opposition is strong from Michigan, which shares Lake Huron shoreline.
The Unit 2 nuclear reactor at Bruce Power was shut down over the weekend because of a leak as it was being restarted after a refurbishment.