Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission

Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission

September 17, 2010 12:34 ET

Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission: Revised Notice of Public Hearing

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Sept. 17, 2010) - The Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission (CNSC) will hold a one-day public hearing to consider the application by Bruce Power Inc. (Bruce Power) for a transport licence for the shipment of 16 steam generators by ship through the Great Lakes and St. Lawrence Seaway to Sweden for recycling in the fall of 2010, from Bruce Power's site located in Kincardine, Ontario.

Due to the large number of interventions received from the public, the hearing will now be held over two days, as follows:

Hearing: September 28, 2010 starting at 1:00 p.m.
  September 29, 2010 starting at 8:30 a.m.
Place: CNSC Public Hearing Room, 14th floor, 280 Slater Street, Ottawa, Ontario
Time: as set by the agenda published prior to the hearing date

The public hearing will be webcasted live on the Internet via the CNSC Web site and archived for a period of 90 days.

September 13, 2010 was the deadline for the public to send a request to participate and a submission. Bruce Power's submission, CNSC's staff recommendations and the submissions filed by intervenors are not available on-line and must be requested through the Secretariat at the address below. Agendas, hearing transcripts and information on the hearing process are available at the CNSC Web site:

Contact Information

  • Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission
    c/o Louise Levert
    613-996-9063 or 1-800-668-5284
    613-995-5086 (FAX)