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Westinghouse Lobbies to Build New Ontario Reactors as Canadian Regulators Advance AP1000, Candu EC6 Reviews via Nuclear Power Industry News

Three advanced reactors moved forward in Canada’s process for approving new nuclear plant designs last week, including the Westinghouse AP1000 and Candu EC6 designs under consideration for the Darlington site. On Wednesday, the Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission announced it completed … Continue reading

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No Childhood Leukemia Found Near Ontario Nuclear Power Plants via Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission

The Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission (CNSC) has completed a ground-breaking study on populations living near Ontario’s three nuclear power plants (NPPs). The most important finding of this study is no evidence of childhood leukemia clusters in the communities within 25 … Continue reading

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Port Hope radiation: $464,615 spent to remediate $130,000 house via the Star

Wally Davis wanted to build a room in the attic of his house. Since he lives in Port Hope, he couldn’t just go ahead and do it. He went to the Low Level Radioactive Waste Management Office, a federal agency, … Continue reading

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Ontario to waste $27 billions on electricity via The Bulletin

Why would Ontario spend $33 billion rebuilding Darlington when we can get replacement power from Quebec at one-fifth the cost? Hydro Quebec announced that it will not proceed with its proposed Gentilly-2 Nuclear Re-Build Project. According to Hydro Quebec, the … Continue reading

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Full steam ahead for Darlington nuclear expansion via DurhamRegion.com

Ontario Power Generation officials have cleared another hurdle — an important one — in the bid for a new nuclear build at Darlington.The federal government has given its approval to the environmental assessment of the new build project, with Natural … Continue reading

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Ontario: Chiefs Of The North Shore Tribal Council Say NO! To A Multi-Billion Dollar Nuclear Waste Disposal Project In Their Territory via Indigenous Peoples Issues and Resources

The First Nations of the North Shore Tribal Council strongly reject the prospect of the North Shore of Lake Huron becoming a site for the long-term storage of nuclear waste for the Nuclear Waste Management Organization (NWMO).   The City … Continue reading

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Choose green energy: Stop Darlington via the star.com

As the debate over our energy future heats up in advance of the provincial election, more than 150 organizations have come together to send a message to whoever forms the next government: We want a green energy future and that … Continue reading

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