Canadian Nuclear Laboratories (CNL) has issued a call for proposals for the next round of its collaborative research program, the Canadian Nuclear Research Initiative (CNRI).
September 28, 2023, 12 AM MDT
Major strides industry needs to take comes with risk that will require partnerships, according to Drew Zieglgansberger, executive vice-president and chief commercial officer at Cenovus Energy Inc.
September 25, 2023, 10:18 AM MDT
September 25, 2023, 12 AM MDT
The Alberta government has approved funding for a multi-year study that will explore how small modular nuclear reactors (SMRs) could be safely, technically and economically deployed for oilsands operations.
September 19, 2023, 12:32 PM MDT
TC Energy Corporation announced the successful commercial operation of Unit 6, marking a major milestone in Bruce Power’s Major Component Replacement (MCR) program.
September 15, 2023, 5:46 AM MDT
Alberta’s oilsands operators made significant progress lowering emission intensity in the last decade but reaching their net zero targets by 2050 is going to require decarbonization of upstream operations, MEG Energy Corp. president and chief executive officer Derek Evans said at the Canadian Energy Executive Association’s annual business forum in Banff.
August 31, 2023, 12 AM MDT
The federal government approved up to $74 million in funding for small modular reactor (SMR) development in Saskatchewan, led by SaskPower.
August 21, 2023, 12 AM MDT
Over 60 per cent of TC Energy Corporation’s secured capital projects now tie into the company’s global low-carbon goals, the company told investors at its 2023 Sustainable Energy Forum.
June 21, 2023, 8:30 AM MDT
ConocoPhillips Canada’s recent decision to acquire the remaining 50 per cent share of its Surmont SAGD development, along with its announcement it was ramping up development in the Montney, were driven by low supply costs and the relative political stability of Canada, said president Bijan Agarwal at the Global Energy Show in Calgary.
June 19, 2023, 9:44 AM MDT
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau underscored the growing role of nuclear in Canada’s energy mix going forward during a recent discussion involving German president Frank-Walter Steinmeier.
April 25, 2023, 9:51 AM MDT
The Alberta government and the Korea Atomic Energy Research Institute (KAERI) have signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) on small modular reactors.
April 21, 2023, 9:43 AM MDT
The governments of Saskatchewan and New Brunswick have signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) to enhance co-operation on the development of small modular reactor (SMR) technologies in both provinces.
April 17, 2023, 10:32 AM MDT
After being active in Alberta remotely for more than a year, it was abundantly clear to Terrestrial Energy Inc. that it needed a full-time presence in the province.
April 4, 2023, 6:15 AM MDT
While Canada’s federal government has taken steps to advance the country’s nuclear sector, it has not seen parity in supports to attract private investment relative to some energy forms.
April 3, 2023, 12 AM MDT
Despite the effort to quickly transition away from hydrocarbons to meet net zero emissions targets, oil and gas will remain the foundation of global energy supply in 2050.
March 17, 2023, 12 AM MDT
Canadians and their governments need to step back and have a rational discussion on what role the country should play in meeting increasing global energy demand while helping address climate change, said Chris Slubicki, former chief executive officer and president of Modern Energy, at the annual Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE) Canadian Energy Technology Conference and Exhibition.
March 17, 2023, 7:28 AM MDT
The federal government has launched the Enabling Small Modular Reactors (SMRs) Program.
February 23, 2023, 9:04 AM MST
X-Energy Canada, Inc. and Invest Alberta Corporation (IAC) have signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) to develop economic opportunities supporting the potential deployment of the Xe-100 small modular reactor (SMR) within the province.
January 30, 2023, 5:35 AM MST
Candu Energy Inc., a member of the SNC-Lavalin Group, has entered into an agreement with Ontario Power Generation (OPG) to deliver the Darlington New Nuclear Project.
January 27, 2023, 10:07 AM MST
Shawcor Ltd. announced today that it has acquired Kanata Electronic Services Limited.
December 6, 2022, 9:18 AM MST
Strong and fact-based stakeholder engagement and improved messaging will be key factors in moving forward and growing the Small Modular Nuclear Reactors (SMnRs) sector and the technology’s potential role toward decarbonizing Canada’s future, panelists on a special webinar said Wednesday.
November 10, 2022, 8:09 AM MST
Small Modular Nuclear Reactors’ (SMnRs) potential role in decarbonizing Canada’s future have attracted a significant amount of interest in Canada.
November 3, 2022, 7:28 AM MDT
Three energy regulator experts and former AER senior employees are offering a course to help operators understand the new mandatory liability, closure and reclamation under Alberta’s Directive 88.
November 3, 2022, 7:30 AM MDT
October 25, 2022, 10:23 AM MDT
The oil and gas industry, among other industrial sectors, may benefit from a new opportunity for a nuclear reactor and fuel design engineering company.
August 4, 2022, 12 AM MDT