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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 Manufacturing General
April 6, 2020  

OPG’s 3D printers producing face shields to protect health-care workers

First batch of 200 face shields to be ready for shipment April 8; to increase production of the shields to 500 per week.

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 Automotive General
February 17, 2020  

OPG, Hydro One creating EV charger network; Feds investing $8M

160 fast chargers will be built at 73 locations

News Energy General
February 6, 2020  

Ontario Power Generation seeks new site to bury nuclear waste

Saugeen Ojibway Nation voted overwhelmingly last week to reject underground chamber plan.

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 Manufacturing General
April 30, 2019  

Durham College, OPG, IBB collaborate on boilermaker program

Students will experience three weeks of essential industry training and paid work placements.

News Energy Manufacturing General
November 27, 2017  

Next major phase of Darlington refurbishment begins

Ontario Power Generation begins removing key components of the Unit 2 reactor.

News Energy Government Manufacturing Economy General
October 18, 2017  

Wynne government obscuring true financial impact of cuts to hydro bills: AG

The plan’s total cost will be $39.4 billion over 30 years, but Ontario’s net debt and future deficits won’t reflect that.

News Energy Manufacturing General
May 31, 2017  

Lake Huron site best suited for nuclear waste bunker: OPG

Report maintains the stable bedrock at the Bruce plant would be the perfect storage site.

News Energy Government Manufacturing General
April 10, 2017  

Feds criticize report on burying nuclear waste near Lake Huron

Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency calls OPG’s analysis of other sites vague and superficial.

News Energy Government Manufacturing General
February 15, 2017  

Survey supporting nuke waste bunker near Lake Huron ‘misleading’

OPG accused of misrepresenting the findings to the Ontario government.

News Government Manufacturing General
February 6, 2017  

Wynne calls some public sector executive wage ranges ‘unreasonably high’

Could potentially lead to unacceptable salary increases; she didn’t make clear which organizations.

News Energy Government Manufacturing Business Operations General Operations Production
June 27, 2016  

OPG awards $392M of additional Darlington contracts

Refurbishment work will be completed by a joint venture formed between SNC-Lavalin and Aecon Group.