GG pitches Candu reactors to Ukraine

From the Calgary Herald Governor-General Michaelle Jean is calling for intensified energy cooperation with Ukraine, including in the nuclear sphere, to help it achieve energy self-sufficiency. Ms. Jean, interviewed by Reuters on Saturday during a state visit to Ukraine, also said it was up to Canada and other industrialized nations to help Ukraine find permanent […]

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Remembering Chornobyl

23 years ago‚Ķ On April 26, 1986, Reactor #4 at the Chernobyl Nuclear Power Plant near the town of Pripyat, Ukraine exploded. The explosion took place around midnight while the neighboring town of Pripyat slept. 4 workers were killed instantly. Four days later, the residents of Pripyat were ordered to evacuate. The residents never returned […]

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