FAQ B.9, Why were seven CANDU reactors shut down for refurbishment in 1998?? updated.
(Plus general updates to Section H)
FAQ A.2, "How do CANDU reactors work?" updated to include schematic graphic of CANDU plant.
FAQ D.10, "How are nuclear plants protected from terrorist attacks?" updated to reflect latest knowledge about the risk of catastrophic damage to a nuclear reactor from terrorist-guided aircraft crashes.
Bruce Power Partnership
(private consortium recently announced to take over the Bruce CANDU
reactors -- see next item)
Decide the Issues for Yourself: Nuclear Need not be Unclear - an "e-book" by J.A.L. Robertson that presents the facts behind the debate.
To Air is to Err: CBC Bias on Nuclear Energy. - based on a submission to the Canadian Radio and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC) by J.A.L. Robertson.
The FAQ on Canada's high-level nuclear waste management strategy has been updated, announcing the government's response to the Environmental Review Panel's recommendations.
For a backgrounder on Canada's Nuclear Fuel Waste Managment Program (NFWMP), see the FAQ: "How is high-level nuclear waste managed in Canada?" (See also author's editorial on this issue.)