Submission on the Regulatory Oversight Report for Canadian Nuclear Power Generating Sites: 2020

Photo credit: CNSC website This submission is filed in response to the Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission’s (“CNSC”) Notice of Participation at a Commission Meeting and Participant Funding dated July 15, 2021 in respect of the Regulatory Oversight Report for Canadian…

Submission on the Regulatory Oversight Report on the Use of Nuclear Substances in Canada: 2020

This intervention is filed in response to the Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission’s (“CNSC”) Notice of Participation at a Commission Meeting and Participant Funding dated July 5, 20211 concerning the presentation of the Regulatory Oversight Report on the Use of Nuclear…

Submission on the Regulatory Oversight Report for Canadian Nuclear Laboratories: 2020

Photo credit This submission is filed by the Canadian Environmental Law Association jointly with the Concerned Citizens of Renfrew County and Area (hereinafter the “intervenor”) in response to the Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission’s (“CNSC”) Notice of Participation at a Commission…

CELA Brief on Federal Study of Fresh Water

CELA provides these general and specific comments in response to the House of Commons Standing Committee on Environment and Sustainable Development’s study on fresh water. The House of Commons ordered the Standing Committee to undertake a comprehensive study of federal policies and legislation relating to fresh water.

CELA and Durham Nuclear Awareness Written Intervention to CNSC for OPG’s site licence renewal at Darlington

Bait-and-switch: CELA and DNA are intervening before the CNSC arguing OPG’s request for a licence renewal of its Darlington site is a licence to site one of Canada’s first ever  Small Modular Reactors (SMRs) in Durham Region. If the CNSC approves OPG’s…

Guest Blog – Zero Discharge & Virtual Elimination of Toxic Chemicals in the Great Lakes: Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow

Posted by John Jackson, Canadian Co-chair, Toxics Free Great Lakes Binational Network and Michael Murray, Ph.D., U.S. Co-chair, Toxics Free Great Lakes Binational Network and Staff Scientist, National Wildlife Federation Great Lakes Regional Center