Letter Requesting Extension – COVID and SMR Environmental Assessment

As the COVID-19 pandemic was unfolding, CELA and Dr. Ramana requested the CNSC extend the consultation period for the environmental assessment of Canada's first small modular nuclear reactor noting significant barriers to meaningful public engagement and participation.

Renewables – Not Small Modular Nuclear Reactors – Are the Solution to Climate Change

By Theresa McClenaghan, Kerrie Blaise (CELA) and Guest Author Chris Rouse (New Clear Free Solutions) The idea of Small Modular Reactors (“SMRs”) was in the news this week with the federal government being urged to provide even more research money…

Civil society groups condemn plan to exempt nuclear reactors from Bill C-69 impact assessment

May 07 2019 Ottawa, ON — The Government of Canada is proposing that the "project list" for Bill C-69, the Impact Assessment Act, exempt many nuclear reactors from any environmental assessment. Civil society groups are condemning the exemption from environmental…

Submission Regarding the Draft Federal Sustainable Development Strategy

Title: Submission Regarding the Draft Federal Sustainable Development Strategy Resource Type: Response to Consultation Content: 1257-Submission from CELA and Greenpeace - Comments on Federal Sustainable Development Strategy_April2_2019 Date authored: April 2, 2019 Publication number: 1257 Author/s: Kerrie Blaise and Shawn-Patrick…