nuclear power

SaskPower answers public’s concerns over nuclear energy

Dec 8, 2022 | 3:40pm

As the provincial government pushes for small modular nuclear reactors (SMR) as a potential energy source, SaskPower took time to answer the public’s questions on it. SaskPower hosted two open houses on Wednesday and gave explanations on what nuclear energy would mean for the province. People who attended heard from representatives from the Canadian Nuclear […]

Province announces partnership to advance micro-reactors

May 19, 2022 | 9:00am

Saskatchewan could be going nuclear, at least with its power. The province announced that the Saskatchewan Research Council (SRC) and Westinghouse Electric Canada signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to advance micro-reactors. Both Westinghouse and SRC will jointly develop a project to locate a reactor in Saskatchewan to develop and test industrial, research, and energy […]

Canadian Coalition For Nuclear Responsibility: Nuclear Energy Not Clean Energy

Nov 6, 2021 | 6:02am

Nuclear power is not clean energy. That, from the President of the Canadian Coalition for Nuclear Responsibility, who explains that although it doesn’t produce greenhouse gas emissions, it does produce radioactive waste that has to be buried, and its longevity “dwarfs the history of the human race”. Gordon Edwards adds that burying it underground has […]