The Nuclear Industry is a vital part of Canada’s economy, with over 50 companies and over 70,000 full-time jobs across Canada at present and new companies constantly entering the industry.  One of these new companies is CANDU Energy Inc., which manufactures, sells, and exports Chalk River-invented and developed world-class CANDU nuclear reactors.  Recognizing the important relationship between the respective companies, AECL signed an agreement with CANDU Energy Inc to provide a solid foundation for future economic benefits in the Chalk River area. In order to ensure a solid future for Chalk River, AECL will continue to expand, develop and maintain strong partnerships in Canada’s nuclear industry.

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