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New Ottawa River Watershed Council Creates Uncertainty

The new Ottawa River Watershed Council the liberal party is proposing is creating uncertainty for property owners in the Ottawa Valley. In addition to affecting property values, people who work at Canadian Nuclear Laboratories in Chalk River have every reason to be concerned for their jobs also. The loss of tens of thousands of jobs […]

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MP Cheryl Gallant Hosts Environmental Presentation

MP Cheryl Gallant Hosts Environmental Presentation

I was pleased to host Dr. Peter Ottensmeyer, (Professor Emeritus, Department of Medical Biophysics, University of Toronto), and Dr. John Hilborn, (PhD Nuclear Physics, McGill University, Reactor Physicist, AECL, 1954-1991) for a presentation on Parliament Hill about the benefits of re-cycling used fuel from Canadian nuclear electricity power reactors. Parliamentarians were surprised to learn that […]

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January 14th, 2016 - MP Cheryl Gallant Joins CNL President Mark Lesinski for Update

MP Cheryl Gallant Joins Canadian Nuclear Laboratories President Mark Lesinski for Update

I was pleased to join Canadian Nuclear Laboratories President Mark Lesinski to receive an update on the AECL transition to a Government-owned, contractor operated (GoCo) facility. It was the previous Conservative government that concluded the GoCo process, bringing certainty to local workers and their families. Ontario needs more nuclear to lower electricity prices. As a […]

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Cheryl Gallant Welcomes Babcock and Wilcox Canada Ltd. to the Ottawa Valley

Deep River, Ontario – Cheryl Gallant, MP, Renfrew-Nipissing-Pembroke is pleased to welcome Babcock and Wilcox Canada Ltd. to Renfrew-Nipissing-Pembroke. “As one of the companies that have expressed an interest in a public/private partnership with the Chalk River National Laboratory, it gives me great pleasure to welcome Babcock and Wilcox Canada Ltd. to the Upper Ottawa […]

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Cheryl Gallant Gives Local Business a Voice in Ottawa

OTTAWA,ONTARIO– Cheryl Gallant MP, Renfrew-Nipissing-Pembroke, as a Member of the Standing Committee on Industry, Science and Technology, was pleased recently to invite Lianne Ing, Vice-President of Bubble Technology Industries Inc to appear in Ottawa as an expert witness to speak about that company’s experiences with intellectual property (IP) protection. “It was a pleasure to welcome […]

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MP Cheryl Gallant Welcomes Federal Natural Resources Minister Joe Oliver to Chalk River

MP Cheryl Gallant Welcomes Federal Natural Resources Minister Joe Oliver to Chalk River

  Chalk River, Ontario –Cheryl Gallant, MP Renfrew-Nipissing-Pembroke was pleased recently to welcome Federal Natural Resources Minister Joe Oliver to the Chalk River Laboratories of Atomic Energy of Canada (AECL). “I am pleased that Minister Oliver responded favourably to my open invitation to tour the Chalk River laboratories to witness first-hand the work that is […]

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MP Cheryl Gallant Thanks Community for Participation in AECL Consultation

MP Cheryl Gallant Thanks Community for Participation in AECL Consultation

  (Above) MP Cheryl Gallant and Sam Suppiah, Manager of Hydrogen Isotope Technology,  speak with Paul Kwon, an engineer from Tyne Engineering Inc. on the important services and equipment at Chalk River Labs which allow Canadian technology companies to remain competitive in the international marketplace. Chalk River, Ontario – Cheryl Gallant MP, Renfrew-Nipissing-Pembroke, is pleased […]

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MP Cheryl Gallant Confirms AECL/Chalk River Laboratories Role in Nuclear Non-Proliferation

MP Cheryl Gallant Confirms AECL/Chalk River Laboratories Role in Nuclear Non-Proliferation

Ottawa, Ontario – Cheryl Gallant, MP Renfrew-Nipissing-Pembroke, is pleased to highlight the role Atomic Energy of Canada (AECL) technology plays in supporting international nuclear security. “With the recent announcement by Prime Minister Stephen Harper in Seoul, South Korea that Canada was committing a further $367 million over five years to fund nuclear security, it is […]

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MP Cheryl Gallant Encourages Local “CREATE” Committee to Express Interest in the Future of the Chalk River Laboratories

MP Cheryl Gallant Encourages Local “CREATE” Committee to Express Interest in the Future of the Chalk River Laboratories

CHALK RIVER, ONTARIO — MP Cheryl Gallant, (Renfrew-Nipissing-Pembroke) recently met with members of “CREATE;” (Chalk River Employees Ad hoc TaskforcE for a National Laboratory) to encourage their participation in the “request for expression of interest” that is currently taking place regarding the future of the AECL/Chalk River Laboratories (CRL). “I am pleased to confirm that […]

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A record of achievment

The Laboratories at Chalk River had a very successful year in 2011, with great accomplishments in a wide range of fields such as nuclear safety, nuclear medicine, environmental protection, partnering with universities for nuclear research, and job creation.  As AECL moves into 2012, it will continue to work with government, industry, and local communities to […]

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