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.
Production of medical isotope at Darlington progresses
Nuclear station to become first large-scale nuclear station to produce molybdenum-99.
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
General Fusion adds large global investors for fusion demo plant
The technology generates carbon-free electricity by using heat from nuclear fusion reactions.
Nuclear power gets a lift from Handling Specialty
Custom platforms made for maintenance duties at nuclear power site.
Conflicting emotions as France shutters oldest nuclear plant
Germany has long called for the plant to be shut down
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.
SNC-Lavalin subsidiary delivering high integrity containers to Fukushima
They store secondary radioactive waste from the processing of radioactive liquid effluents.
NB alliance formed to promote development of small nuclear reactors
Part of the province’s effort to meet 2050 carbon emission reduction targets.
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.
SNC-Lavalin awarded $22M in contracts by Korean Hydro & Nuclear
Will perform inspections, assessments and software updates at three nuclear units.
CDI to decommission Massachusetts’ nuclear power station
SNC-Lavalin, Holtec joint venture will place used nuclear fuel in structurally impregnable dry storage systems.
Nuclear alert investigation won’t be long and drawn out: Jones
Initial observations suggest human error was responsible for the alert.
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.
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.