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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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NEWS RELEASE MP Cheryl Gallant Hosts International Trade Discussion in Arnprior April 15 2016

MP Cheryl Gallant Hosts International Trade Meeting in Arnprior

I was pleased to be joined by the Hon. Ed Fast, MP in Arnprior to a special briefing for local businesses on the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP). As Minister of International Trade in the Conservative Government, Mr. Fast negotiated the blockbuster trade deal. Thank-you to David Watson, President and CEO of Plaintree Systems in Arnprior for […]

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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 Announces Major Investment in the Environment and Local Jobs

Laurentian Hills, Ontario – Cheryl Gallant, MP Renfrew-Nipissing-Pembroke today announced the completion of a major upgrade in nuclear science and technology capacity at Canadian Nuclear Laboratories (CNL), a subsidiary of Atomic Energy of Canada Limited. This investment of $55 million to renovate CNL’s Hydrogen Laboratory enables the state-of-the-art facilities to house unique equipment for conducting research and […]

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Cheryl Gallant Welcomes Protection for the Petawawa River

Photo: Cheryl Gallant, MP with Petawawa pioneer family Wegner descendant June Anderson at a proposed Petawawa dam site Ottawa, Ontario – Cheryl Gallant, MP Renfrew-Nipissing-Pembroke welcomes the protection provided by Bill C-45, “Jobs and Growth Act” to protect the Petawawa River. “In the case of the Petawawa River, plans to construct dam-like structures would destroy […]

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Cheryl Gallant Kick-Starts Entrepreneurial Business in Chalk River

Cheryl Gallant Kick-Starts Entrepreneurial Business in Chalk River

Chalk River, Ontario – Cheryl Gallant, Member of Parliament for Renfrew–Nipissing–Pembroke, is pleased to announce that the Government of Canada has awarded a $294,588 contract to Bubble Technology Industries Inc. for its pre-qualified innovation through the Canadian Innovation Commercialization Program (CICP). “Strengthening Canada’s economy is our Government’s number one priority, and this contract award is […]

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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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Cheryl Asks Canadians To Share the Good News

Cheryl Asks Canadians To Share the Good News

Ottawa, ON- Last month MP Cheryl Gallant demonstrated the support AECL and Chalk River Laboratories has in Renfrew-Nipissing-Pembroke by delivering over a thousand submissions to the Honourable Joe Oliver, the Minister of Natural Resources.  It is important the Prime Minister and other decision makers know the extent to which AECL and Chalk River Laboratories are […]

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