Illustration of the IMSR®400 power plant in the configuration proposed for the Darlington site. The IMSR®400 has the capacity to generate 390 MW (net) of clean, reliable and carbon-free electric power on a 7 hectare site.
Ontario Power Generation (OPG) announced resumption of planning activities for future nuclear power generation at its Darlington site, to host a Small Modular Reactor (SMR).
Today’s announcement from the Province of Ontario outlining an ongoing commitment to nuclear power – including development of new nuclear technologies – continues to expand the range of future opportunities for the Bruce Power site and aligns with the company’s strategy to contribute to a Net Zero Canada by 2050.
Watch the recording of the Cleantech webinar exploring how nuclear innovation must be part of the solution for decarbonization in electricity, industry and transport. You’ll gain expert insights into the role innovation can play in improving the economics, environmental impacts and performance of nuclear energy.
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This supplement to the IAEA’s Advanced Reactor Information System (ARIS) provides a summary about Terrestrial Energy’s Integral Molten Salt Reactor on p. 243.
IMSR® power plants use truly innovative nuclear technology to be safe, reliable, clean and low-cost, making them today’s alternative to fossil fuel combustion. Like all nuclear technology, this small modular reactor is emission-free. Producing heat and electricity efficiently makes IMSR® power plants a powerful and versatile tool to power economic growth and achieve deep decarbonization.
Read the International Atomic Energy Agency’s Advanced Reactors Information System (ARIS) status report on Terrestrial Energy’s IMSR®.
Canadian Minister of Natural Resources Seamus O’Regan delivered a powerful keynote address at the Canadian Nuclear Association annual conference in Ottawa on February 27, 2020.
Minister O’Regan concluded his remarks by saying: “This is real. This is our mission. This is one of the rooms that can do it. And we are the country that can do it. Canada will lead. I believe that.”
A cutaway of the Integral Molten Salt Reactor and balance of plant.
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