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News Energy General
October 8, 2020  

X-energy working with OPG to advance clean energy tech in Canada

SMR design integrates into large, regional electricity systems as source of low-carbon power.

News Energy Manufacturing General
September 24, 2020  

Production of medical isotope at Darlington progresses

Nuclear station to become first large-scale nuclear station to produce molybdenum-99.

News Energy General
August 10, 2020  

Alberta to join other provinces in exploring small nuclear technology

New Brunswick, Saskatchewan and Ontario signed a memorandum of understanding in December regarding development of small modular reactors

News Energy General Technology
July 23, 2020  

General Fusion adds large global investors for fusion demo plant

The technology generates carbon-free electricity by using heat from nuclear fusion reactions.

Tech Centre Manufacturing General Machinery and Equipment Maintenance
July 2, 2020  

Nuclear power gets a lift from Handling Specialty

Custom platforms made for maintenance duties at nuclear power site.

News Energy General
June 29, 2020  

Conflicting emotions as France shutters oldest nuclear plant

Germany has long called for the plant to be shut down

News Energy Manufacturing General
March 31, 2020  

No adverse impacts from tritium spill at nuclear reactor: Bruce Power

Heavy water spill on the floor of the idled Unit 6 at Bruce B occurred during replacement of the reactor’s major components.

News Energy General
March 5, 2020  

SNC-Lavalin subsidiary delivering high integrity containers to Fukushima

They store secondary radioactive waste from the processing of radioactive liquid effluents.

News Energy Manufacturing General Sustainability
February 25, 2020  

NB alliance formed to promote development of small nuclear reactors

Part of the province’s effort to meet 2050 carbon emission reduction targets.

News Energy General
February 18, 2020  

SNC-Lavalin awarded two vendor of record contracts by OPG

Five-year deals cover machine shop services to support OPG’s facilities and safety analysis projects at nuclear facilities.

News Energy General
February 4, 2020  

SNC-Lavalin awarded $22M in contracts by Korean Hydro & Nuclear

Will perform inspections, assessments and software updates at three nuclear units.

News Construction Manufacturing General
February 3, 2020  

CDI to decommission Massachusetts’ nuclear power station

SNC-Lavalin, Holtec joint venture will place used nuclear fuel in structurally impregnable dry storage systems.

News Energy Government Manufacturing General
January 14, 2020  

Nuclear alert investigation won’t be long and drawn out: Jones

Initial observations suggest human error was responsible for the alert.

News Energy Government Manufacturing General
January 13, 2020  

Erroneous nuclear alert issued during training exercise: Ont. government

Investigation will examine the sequence of events that led to the alert being sent out and contingency measures that should be in place.

News Energy Government Manufacturing General Sustainability
January 7, 2020  

Ontario can phase out nuclear and avoid increased carbon emissions

As wind and solar energy become cheaper, they’ll become a more important way to generate clean electricity.