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February 2017 | CNWC Newsletter

National Director’s MessageSupport Pickering 2024Regrettably, critics of nuclear continue to ignore the factbased environmental and economic benefits this clean,reliable, affordable and safe source of energy provides. The proposal to extend the operation of the Pickering Nuclear Gene ...
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December 2016 | CNWC Newsletter

Talking Up Nuclear in Canada’s Energy Playbook  Last issue’s message began with the question “Does the World Need Nuclear Power for a Better Future?” I concluded my comments by suggesting our decision makers should embrace the well documented environmental and economic benef ...
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October 2016 | CNWC Newsletter

Message from the PresidentDoes the World Need Nuclear Power for a Better Future?During the closing days of September, a number of significant developments occurred that answer the question posed in the title above with a resounding “yes”. The first occurred on the 28th, when Ralph ...
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June 2016 | CNWC Newsletter

Message from the PresidentNuclear’s Role Addressing Climate Change Is VitalWhile there may be a few holdouts, the global consensus is that climate change is real and that we are experiencing the impacts now. And post COP 21 in Paris, governments around the world are fine tuning their ...
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February 2016 | CNWC Newsletter

Message from the PresidentNuclear Energy’s Role In A Canadian Energy StrategyRecently Canada’s environment ministers have been meeting in Ottawa to discuss a national strategy that will enable our country to meet its challenging carbon emission reduction targets. Last year, their e ...
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December 2015 | CNWC Newsletter

Nuclear Energy - Two Words That Matter In The Fight Against Climate Change  In the lead up to COP21, there was a flurry of climate change announcements from our federal government and several provinces. There is a clear scientific consensus around the need to drastically reduce gree ...
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September 2015 | CNWC Newsletter

Nuclear Energy—Best Option For Addressing Climate Change  On August 3, 2015 President Obama’s Clean Energy Plan sent a clear message to global decision makers that climate change is real and represents a significant threat to the entire world. The Plan recognizes the important r ...
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June 2015 | CNWC Newsletter

Message from the PresidentOntario’s Refurb Project -- Our Industry’s Number One PrioritySuccessfully completing the refurbishment of Ontario’s ten nuclear reactors over the next 16 years is critical to the future of Canada’s nuclear industry andthe significant benefits it provides. Th ...
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February 2015 | CNWC Newsletter

Message from the PresidentA recurring theme in my previous messages has been the importance of all of us proactively communicating and engaging with decision-makers and the public about nuclear energy. In addition to ensuring public health and safety in all of our operations, this is another ...
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December 2014 | CNWC Newsletter

A Responsible Approach to Managing Nuclear Waste Materials  The recently completed Joint Review Panel hearings for the Deep Geological Repository for Low and Intermediate Level Radioactive Waste (DGR) garnered significant public profile. Project opponents continue to express concern ...
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