Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission

Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission

December 18, 2007 18:02 ET

Note to Editors Regarding Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission (CNSC)

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Dec. 18, 2007) - A number of media outlets have been recently reporting inaccurate information regarding CNSC's role in the extended shutdown of Atomic Energy of Canada Limited's (AECL) National Research Reactor.

For clarification, please note that AECL made the decision to extend the shutdown during their period of planned maintenance.

Thank you for your assistance in ensuring that corrections are made in this regard.

Contact Information

  • Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission
    Aurele Gervais
    Media and Community Relations
    613-996-6860
    1-800-668-5284