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Canadian Federal Court must undertake its own Darlington nuclear reevaluation: nuclear “waste” versus fossil waste

Canada’s Federal Court, in issuing essentially a mild “back to the drawing board” order to Ontario Power Generation regarding one part of its application to build new nuclear reactors at its Darlington generation site, displayed a disappointingly common myopia when…

Darlington nuclear refurbishment: the hard crossing of the big water

France’s mass transportation system, based on electric-powered urban and national rail—the Paris metro and the Train Grande Vitesse (TGV) being the most spectacular examples—is the model the whole world should emulate. If you’ve never had the pleasure to ride the…

Jobs for the Jobs Premier: Darlington and Pickering nuclear projects represent thousands of them—high paid, high skilled, and at the stroke of a pen

Congratulations to Kathleen Wynne for winning the Ontario Liberal party leadership race and becoming Ontario’s first female premier. Among the soon-to-be premier’s 12 million constituents are some 500,000 men and women who woke up on this gray late-January day without…

Darlington nuclear projects: clean energy, high paid jobs for Ontario help to stem ocean acidification

Anyone interested in the role that major clean energy capital projects play in local, regional, and national economies should watch the upcoming refurbishment at the Darlington nuclear generating station on Lake Ontario. Darlington is the second-biggest clean energy centre in…

Darlington refurbishment hearings are about how much carbon dioxide to dump into Ontario’s air

The usual lobby groups are saying the usual things at and about the proposed Darlington nuclear plant refurbishment in Courtice Ontario. Greenpeace, Lake Ontario Waterkeeper, and the Sierra Club—to name just a few of the groups opposing the project—are recycling…