Regulatory action – Ontario Power Generation

Under the Nuclear Safety and Control Act and associated regulations, various levels of regulatory action can be taken by the Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission (CNSC) to protect the health, safety and security of Canadians and the environment.

2016

January 12, 2016

AMP issued to Ontario Power Generation

Today, the Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission (CNSC) announced it had issued an administrative monetary penalty to Ontario Power Generation (OPG), in the amount of $31, 690. The licensee failed to comply with conditions of the Pickering Nuclear Generating Station licence contrary to paragraph 48(c) of the Nuclear Safety and Control Act.

Further details are prescribed information and cannot be released in accordance with subsection 23(1) of the General Nuclear Safety and Control Regulations.