Britain guarantees $3B Chinese investment in new nuclear plant
Officials hope the move encourages China-backed EDF Energy to build Britain’s first new nuclear power station in two decades.
Nuclear generation is best for Ontario’s energy future, study suggests
Nuclear generation investments in the Long Term Energy Plan lead to $60B in economic benefits, 100,000 more jobs.
Federal government raises nuclear liability cap to $1B from $75M
Legislation, to be introduced in the fall, will update the four-decade-old limit for civil damages in the event of a nuclear accident.
Japanese cabinet panel calls to phase out nuclear power
Phasing out nuclear power in the next 30 years is part of a major overhaul to it’s energy policy following last year’s meltdowns at Fukushima.
Candu Energy nuke scientists strike
800 nuclear scientists, engineers and technologists strikes at SNC-Lavalin-owned Candu plants.