Refurbish your own (virtual) nuclear power plant

Learn about the different steps involved in refurbishing a CANDU nuclear power plant with this new CNSC interactive module.

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Darlington Nuclear Generating Station

With the operating licence for this facility set to expire at the end of 2015, OPG has applied to the CNSC to renew it until 2028.

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CNSC 101

Register now for:

  1. September 15 CNSC 101 session in Bowmanville, ON
  2. October 8 CNSC 101 session in Edmonton, AB

Independent Environmental Monitoring Program

Results available for Darlington Nuclear Generating Station.

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New video on the CNSC’s hearing process

Want to know more about the CNSC’s hearing process? The CNSC has launched a video that explains how Commission hearings work, how members of the public can get involved, and more.

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New video: Independent Environmental Monitoring Program

Find out how the IEMP verifies public safety around nuclear facilities.

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Latest News

September 4, 2015
  • CNSC contributes to the IAEA Director General’s Report on the Fukushima Daiichi Accident through the work of Executive Vice-President and Chief Regulatory Operations Officer Ramzi Jammal
August 27, 2015
  • Updates to REGDOC-3.5.2, Compliance and Enforcement: Administrative Monetary Penalties, include a form to request a review of a notice of violation
August 26, 2015
  • Licensee must implement corrective measures and address all non-compliances.
  • Licensee must comply with all regulatory requirements
August 21, 2015
  • The CNSC partnered with France on research into tritium evapotranspiration in different terrestrial environments
  • Results provide insights useful for emergency planning and response
August 19, 2015
  • Licensee must train employee on the use of portable nuclear gauges
August 14, 2015
  • New CNSC interactive module


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