New small modular reactor action plan a key step for new technology’s growth amid ‘incredible demand,’ says industry group
The plan didn't have any funding attached to it, but key stakeholders say they'll be watching for it in the 2021 budget.
Natural Resources Minister Seamus O’Regan, pictured delivering the opening keynote at the Canadian Nuclear Association's annual conference in Ottawa on Feb. 27, 2020. The SMR Action Plan estimates the global market for SMRs at $150-billion by 2040. The Hill Times photograph by Andrew Meade