Nuclear Power Canada

Feds Aim To Make Nuclear Industry Pay

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 08.10.2013 | Canada Business

TORONTO - Nuclear operators will face a liability ceiling of $1 billion, up from the current $75 million that has stood for four decades, under propos...

The Power Source Threatening Public Health

Cathy Vakil | Posted 02.02.2013 | Canada
Cathy Vakil

Health risks of the nuclear industry go very much under the radar of governments, policy-makers, and the public. Each stage of nuclear power generation, from uranium mining, refining and day-to-day activity of nuclear reactors, releases small amounts of radioactivity into the environment on an ongoing basis. As physicians, we see nuclear power as a serious threat to public health.

New Brunswick Nuclear Power Plant Has Second Spill

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 07.24.2012 | Canada

LEPREAU, N.B. - About 300 litres of radioactive heavy water spilled during a test at a New Brunswick nuclear power plant, making it the second spill a...