NWMO set to resume drilling in siting communities

Borehole drilling, coring, and testing is starting in the Ignace and South Bruce areas. The drilling activities are part of scientific studies the Nuclear...

NWMO launches water well sampling program in South Bruce

The Nuclear Waste Management Organization (NWMO) has begun water well sampling program in South Bruce, Ont., a first step in implementing our environmental baseline...

NWMO responds to Protect our Waterways group

NWMO’s Response to Protect our Waterways News Release. Engaging the public and listening to different perspectives is key to the Nuclear Waste Management Organization’s (NWMO)...

DGR referendum would be premature says reader

To the Editor: Tony Zettel is right. South Bruce council is indeed under no legal obligation to hold a referendum at this time on whether the...

NWMO shares borehole drilling and testing plans

With borehole drilling and testing activities slated to begin in the coming weeks at the potential repository site northwest of Teeswater, Martin Sykes, Senior...

Council under zero obligation to hold DGR referendum says reader

Dear Editor, There are some in our community of South Bruce who are loudly demanding a referendum on the DGR siting process.  They are hoping,...

‘Not-willing-to-listen’ group – flyer amounts to fear-mongering says NWMO V-P

Dear Neighbour, I am writing today to address misinformation that has begun circulating in South Bruce and area about the Nuclear Waste Management Organization (NWMO). A...

Local input key to developing environmental monitoring program in South Bruce

Environmental monitoring is an important part of the preliminary work to establish a site specific environmental baseline program at a potential deep geological repository...

Dr. Jamie Noël presents at Community Liaison Committee meeting

At the September virtual meeting of the South Bruce Community Liaison Committee (CLC), the community and committee members received an educational presentation by Dr....

A video: How spent nuclear fuel is handled

This is an excellent video that most people will find of interest and, those who do not understand nuclear fuel and how it is...

NWMO is moving forward with site assessment program for DGR

    The Nuclear Waste Management Organization has selected Geofirma Engineering Ltd, an Ontario-based environmental and engineering company to drill and test initial boreholes in South...

NWMO re-opens Learn More Centres

Encouraging learning about Canada’s plan for the safe, long-term management of used nuclear fuel includes being present and active in communities engaged in the...

We need to own our own waste and deal with it says reader

Like many persons I too am deeply concerned about the long term management of nuclear waste.  In Ontario we have been making most of...

Site selection process for deep geological repository continues

Deep geological repositories (DGRs) have been determined as the safest method today to safely and securely manage used nuclear fuel. This approach is the culmination...