Minister issues statement in support of nuclear industry

In a recent statement by the Honourable Seamus O’Regan, Canada’s Minister of Natural Resources, he confirmed government support for the nuclear industry and, in...

Understanding nuclear the key to making informed decisions says WiN

Lisa McBride, President, Women in Nuclear Canada (WiN-Canada), recently pointed out that women fill key roles in the nuclear industry. "The harsh reality we face...

Despite scientific recommendations DGR project has been quashed

Despite more than 15 years of scientific studies and months of public hearings, the proposed deep geologic repository (DGR), which apparently uninformed people refer...

A Country Visitor – it’s Turtle time of year

This is the time of year when turtles come onto land specifically to lay their eggs and we recently received a photo of a...

Best ever summer camp experience for students across Bruce, Grey and Huron

  Summer camps create some of the best memories of childhood and it should be no different for kids this year – even with the...

South Bruce Council receives pros and cons for DGR

At the June 9, 2020 regular meeting of Council a petition against hosting the Adaptive Phased Management DGR project was received. Council will take...

Field Naturalists: Knowing Nature Better – June, 2020

As the Spring season draws to a close, and regional isolation restrictions are gradually being relaxed, Naturalist clubs are once again able to offer field...

Walkerton Clean Water Centre & Brockton partner for scholarship

The Walkerton Clean Water Centre (WCWC) is proud to partner with the Municipality of Brockton in the launch of a scholarship fund to support...

We have an obligation to support the DGR says reader

Dear Editor, I know a couple in Brockton, Charlie and Tessa (not their real names), who have chosen to permanently disconnect from the electricity grid.  For...

Bruce Power’s Unit 7 reaches reliability milestone

Bruce Power’s Unit 7 this week surpassed one year of continuous operation, providing clean, reliable and low-cost electricity to people, businesses and health-care facilities...

SVCA and RAGBOS work together to improve permit process

      Over the past few months Saugeen Conservation (SVCA) and the REALTORS® Association of Grey Bruce Owen Sound (RAGBOS) have been working together to reach...

New study to explore ways to strengthen delivery of life-saving medical isotopes

    The Nuclear Innovation Institute (NII) and Canadian Nuclear Isotope Council (CNIC) have partnered in an innovative study to identify challenges and evaluate potential technology,...

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...

Bruce Power leads initiative for Ontario’s retooling & economic recovery

Just three weeks after launching, the Bruce Power Retooling and Economic Recovery Council unveiled today (May 21st) a series of initiatives undertaken to deliver...