News Releases

CNL receives strong response to small modular reactor RFEOI

August 18, 2017

Chalk River, August 16, 2017 – Canadian Nuclear Laboratories (CNL), Canada’s premier nuclear science and technology organization, announced today that over 70 organizations have submitted responses to its Request for Expression of Interest (RFEOI) on small modular reactors (SMRs); a strong gesture of support from a broad range of stakeholders representing key areas of a potential SMR industry. CNL launched the RFEOI this summer to gather feedback and initiate a conversation on the potential for an SMR industry in Canada, and the role CNL can play in bringing SMR technology to market.

CNL celebrates Canadian science and technology at the 2017 Open House

August 12, 2017

Atomic Energy of Canada Limited (AECL) and Canadian Nuclear Laboratories (CNL), Canada’s premier nuclear science and technology organization, celebrated Canada 150 this weekend by opening their doors to the public for the 2017 Open House. Over 2,000 visitors turned out to celebrate the scientific accomplishments being made by CNL employees – past and present – and to learn about the cutting-edge work being carried out on behalf of Canadians in clean energy, health, safety, security and environmental stewardship.

Note to Media

CNL is able to make available leading Canadian nuclear scientists and engineers to speak to issues topical to the nuclear industry or nuclear science and technology.

To arrange an interview, members of the media are invited to contact:

Patrick Quinn
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